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Taser Abuse Legal News Articles & Interviews
January 7, 2011. By Jane Mundy.
Read [ Is Taser Abuse out of Control? ]
Washington, DC Since 2004, Amnesty International has stated that taser electro-shock weapons are contributing to widespread human rights abuses and that tasers are being used as tools of routine force instead of their original purpose—an alternative to firearms.
April 3, 2010. By Gordon Gibb.
Read [ Police Taser 10-Year-Old Boy ]
Martinsville, IN In the same week that the Royal Canadian Mounted Police (RCMP in Canada apologized to the mother of a 40-year-old man who died after being repeatedly Tasered, two police officers from Indiana were suspended for using the Taser stun gun on a 10-year-old boy.
February 20, 2010. By Charles Benson.
Read [ Taser Abuse Investigation Leads to Domestic Violence Charges ]
Merced, CA A county judge will allow a legless man to go to trial on charges of domestic violence after an investigation into alleged Taser abuse provided ample evidence against him.
January 25, 2010. By Gordon Gibb.
Read [ Legless Man Tasered by Police, Alleges Abuse ]
Merced, CA An allegation of police abuse emerged late last year in Merced, California when a legless man in a wheelchair was stunned with a Taser stun gun.