Cops Tase, Sic Police Dog on Restrained Man – Man Wins Lawsuit
How in the heck does a person move their arm into a position demanded of them, when a dog is chewing on it?
At some point the City Mayors, councils and elected figures have to be held into account for this.
A Washington man has settled a lawsuit with the city of Tukwila after police officers assaulted him following a complaint that he was dancing in an industrial parking lot, reports the Seattle Times.
The city will pay Linson Tara $100,000 to settle a civil-rights lawsuit filed after the officers used Tasers, their fists and then a police dog on him while he was being restrained.
Tara was facing three counts of fourth-degree assault on police officers, but those charges were dropped when dash cam video showed one of the officers holding Tara on the hood of the police cruiser while his partner used a Taser on him.
Tara can then be…
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