Updates to our Terms of Use

We are updating our Terms of Use. Please carefully review the updated Terms before proceeding to our website.

Wednesday, May 29, 2024 | Back issues
Courthouse News Service Courthouse News Service

U.S. Courts Of Appeal

CIVIL RIGHTS, IMMUNITY - The First Circuit granted immunity to three officers who kept shooting at a suspect after he had fallen to the ground. The circuit said the officers arrived after shots had been fired and did not use excessive force when they shot at the suspect because he was rollingon the ground with his hands shielded from their view. Berube v. Conley

Categories / Uncategorized

Subscribe to Closing Arguments

Sign up for new weekly newsletter Closing Arguments to get the latest about ongoing trials, major litigation and hot cases and rulings in courthouses around the U.S. and the world.