Get access to our best features

Lawsuit advances against police officer for pointing gun at cooperating driver

Summary by WND
(Unsplash)A lawsuit against a police officer for pointing his loaded gun at a driver who was cooperating with his instructions has advanced to an appeals court.According to a report from the Institute for Justice, the dispute is over "qualified immunity."That is a court-created protection for police officers whose actions may seem outlandish and unreasonable, and even violate the Constitution. It requires that if the circumstances created by the…
Published 2 months ago · United States

News Articles

More Filters
All
Left
Center
Right

Lawsuit advances against police officer for pointing gun at cooperating driver

(Unsplash)A lawsuit against a police officer for pointing his loaded gun at a driver who was cooperating with his instructions has advanced to an appeals court.According to a report from the Institute for Justice, the dispute is over "qualified immunity."That is a court-created protection for police officers whose actions may seem outlandish and unreasonable, and even violate the Constitution. It requires that if the circumstances created by the…

2 months ago·Medford, United States
Read Full Article
Think freely.Subscribe and get full access to Ground NewsSubscriptions start at $9.99/yearSubscribe

Bias Distribution

100% of the sources lean Right
WND
R 100%
See less detail