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Wednesday, July 17, 2024 | Back issues
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Police shooting

CINCINNATI— A deputy sheriff in Ohio who shot and killed a mentally ill man while responding to a family dispute over a television remote control was improperly granted qualified immunity, the Sixth Circuit ruled, finding the deputy may have violated the victim’s clearly established constitutional rights.

Read the opinion here.

Categories / Appeals, Briefs, Civil Rights, Government

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