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Rookie convicted of negligent homicide failed firearms, other police testing

By Lise Olsen The Houston Chronicle HOUSTON, Texas — The rookie Houston Police Department officer who... - Full Story

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Family of teen killed in Ind. crash sues police

By Thom Patterson CNN GARY, Ind. — The family of Dominique Green, one of two teens killed in a car crash... - Full Story

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High court ruling may make officers individually liable for wrongful arrests

By Daniel Tepfer The Connecticut Post Online BRIDGEPORT, Conn. — The U.S. Supreme Court has refused to... - Full Story

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Pa. man accused of dropping flower pot on officer found not guilty

Madelyn Pennino Intelligencer Journal Staff LANCASTER, Pa. — A jury in York deliberated for two hours... - Full Story

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Fla. officer will drop suit against family in near drowning

By Rene Stutzman The Orlando Sentinel Related: Fla. officer injured during rescue sues CASSELBERRY —... - Full Story

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Pa. mom charged with buying teen weapons

By The Associated Press NORRISTOWN, Pa. — The mother of a 14-year-old who authorities say had a cache... - Full Story

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Utah Supreme Court rules injured trooper can't sue

Utah Supreme Court rules injured trooper can't sue

UTAH — The Utah Supreme Court ruled that a highway trooper who was injured while responding to an accident can't sue the driver at fault.

The court cited the "professional rescuers" rule, and this ruling could have ramifications for first responders across the nation.

The trooper was collecting road flares when he was struck by a vehicle

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Man found guilty of murdering Dallas police officer

By Jennifer Emily The Dallas Morning News DALLAS, Texas — While being arrested on a DWI charge in September... - Full Story

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Fla. officer injured during rescue sues

The Associated Press Related: Fla. officer will drop suit against family in near drowning CASSELBERRY,... - Full Story

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Utah Supreme Court rules injured trooper can't sue

Lawyers USA UTAH — Under the "professional rescuer" rule, a highway trooper who was injured while responding... - Full Story



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