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August 28, 2010
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Calif. man hit by TASER during stroke settles suit

Deputies perceived he was resisting arrest when he was actually having a stroke

By Richard K. De Atley
The Press Enterprise

Riverside County has made a $500,000 settlement with a man who was struck by a Taser dart after sheriff's deputies perceived he was resisting arrest when he was actually having a stroke, the man's attorney and court records disclosed.

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Full story: Calif. man hit by TASER during stroke settles suit






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