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From the Supreme Court on down to the county courthouse, police law and decisions affecting law enforcement change on a daily basis. The Legal topic page on PoliceOne is a must-read for any officer, at any agency, who wants to stay up-to-date on the latest news. Every trial, verdict, and court decision that has to do with cops will be covered on this page, which also features expert analysis.
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June 19, 2014

NJ cops sue departments more often than civilians

Analysis of litigation between 2009 and 2012 found that 148 settlements between NJ officers against their departments cost taxpayers $29M.
June 18, 2014

La. man shot after charging cops with knife found not guilty

Police have released dash cam footage capturing the shooting of a suspect charging officers with a knife following the end of a criminal trial.
June 12, 2014

Mo. cop barred from owning gun fears for safety, fights back

Officer can't own gun where he lives because of a felony crime he committed as a juvenile.
June 09, 2014

Lawsuit filed in deadly NM parking lot shooting

Man was suspected in an armed robbery when he pulled his car into a bustling Walmart parking lot in March 2010.
June 05, 2014

Vt. woman who cut officer’s throat acquitted of charges

Woman who approached an officer from behind and used a knife to cut his throat has been acquitted by a jury of an attempted murder charge.
June 03, 2014

Judge punches public defender at hearing

Judge John C. Murphy and assistant public defender Andrew Weinstock got involved in an aggravated exchange of words Monday when the confrontation got physical.
June 03, 2014

Seattle chief reverses finding on use of force case

Interim Chief Harry Bailey has reversed a finding that an officer used excessive force when he stepped on the head of a handcuffed man in 2010.
May 29, 2014

Seattle police file lawsuit, say force policies unconstitutional

Dozens of Seattle police officers have filed a federal civil rights complaint against city and federal officials, saying use-of-force polices are restricting their constitutional rights to protect themselves.
May 27, 2014

Supreme Court sides with police over fatal Ark. pursuit

Ruling Tuesday reversed a lower court decision that allowed the lawsuit to go forward against six West Memphis, Ark., officers.



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