02/03/2010

Judge seals videotape in La. TASER case

Police struck Baron Pikes 9 times in 14 minutes with a TASER

CNN.com

WINNFIELD, La. — A judge has sealed a potentially explosive videotape taken in the aftermath of a racially charged incident in this small central Louisiana town two years ago.

On January 17, 2008, an unarmed man -- wanted on what police said was an outstanding arrest warrant -- was struck by a 50,000-volt TASER nine times within the space of 14 minutes.

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