Newdorf Legal Clears San Francisco Police Officers In Trial Over Excessive Force Claims

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Following a one-week civil rights trial, a San Francisco jury took only ten minutes Friday to vote 12-0 to clear two San Francisco police officers of wrongdoing in a lawsuit brought by a 76-year-old man who had been arrested for threatening his wife and resisting arrest. David Newdorf of Newdorf Legal defended the officer against charges of excessive force.

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Published In: Civil Procedure Updates, Civil Remedies Updates, Civil Rights Updates, Constitutional Law Updates

DISCLAIMER: Because of the generality of this update, the information provided herein may not be applicable in all situations and should not be acted upon without specific legal advice based on particular situations.

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