09/02/2011

Court: Santa Clara cops justified in shooting

Federal appeals court rejects wrongful death case against Santa Clara cops

By Howard Mintz
Contra Costa Times

SANTA CLARA, Calif. — A federal appeals court rejected a wrongful death lawsuit against the Santa Clara police department, finding officers acted reasonably when they shot and killed a young rapper who turned violent at a 2008 house party.

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