A Houston woman is filing a civil rights lawsuit against Harris County for excessive force after she was tasered while sitting in a wheelchair.
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When cops and America's cherished gun rights clash,...
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The night a cop killed Andrew Scott started out like many others had for the 26-year-old pizzeria worker. Home from his evening shift, he and his girlfriend, Miranda ...
When cops and America’s cherished gun rights clash, cops win
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Family members of a Black woman who was killed when a white police officer fired through a window of her mother's Texas home have filed a wrongful death lawsuit against the officer and the city. The ...
Man files lawsuit, claims Pct. 7 Sgt. choke-slammed him for asking too many questions
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Harris County Deputy Constable accused of using excessive force
A man is accusing a Harris County Precinct 7 deputy constable sergeant of excessive use of force, and the incident was all captured on the deputy's body camera. According to a lawsuit filed in Harris ...
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Sometime in the next two months, Governor Gavin Newsom will make one of the most consequential decisions of his political career: choosing a replacement for California Senator Kamala Harris, now the ...
Whistleblowers Accuse Texas Attorney General of Retaliation
Four former seniors staffers have sued Republican Texas Attorney General Ken Paxton, claiming they were retaliated against after they reported him to the FBI for bribery and abuse of office for ...
Man Shot and Killed by Pasadena Police Officer After Running From the Scene of a Traffic Violation
Pasadena, Texas – On November 21, 2018, 34-year-old Nathan Schenk was operating a vehicle in the city of Pasadena. A Pasadena police officer observed Nathan fail to stop at a stop sign. The officer ...
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