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March 08, 2010

Editorial: Calif. TASER rejection frustrating, backwards

San Francisco will remain one of a handful of major-city forces that don't use the stun guns - Full Story
March 08, 2010

Judge dismisses charges for Pa. teen hurt by police

The student says three Pa. officers beat him during his arrest - Full Story
March 08, 2010

Suspect dead after shooting off-duty Texas cop

Police shot him outside the Walmart he entered with at least two guns - Full Story
March 06, 2010

Ex-Wis. deputy gets prison for punching suspect

The officer's lawyer attributed his behavior to post-traumatic stress disorder - Full Story
March 05, 2010

Fla. sheriff settles TASER lawsuit for $95K

The suspect was shocked by a TASER after being handcuffed in a jail cell - Full Story
March 05, 2010
Nurse cuffed by Chicago cop settles for $78K

Nurse cuffed by Chicago cop settles for $78K

The nurse was forced to sit in the back of a squad for 45 minutes after refusing to draw blood from a DUI suspect - Full Story
March 05, 2010

Suspect who shot Pentagon officers killed

John Patrick Bedell was suspicious of the government, 9/11 attacks - Full Story
March 04, 2010

TASERs under scrutiny after claims of injury

A California lawyer says he can prove that TASERs are connected to cardiac arrest - Full Story
March 04, 2010

Calif. chief's proposal for TASERs rejected

The chief has to draft a policy about TASERs before another vote can continue - Full Story
March 03, 2010

Calif. DA won't charge cops in taped beating

The controversial case involved a student struck with a baton and TASER - Full Story



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