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(FL) Jury awards $4 to family of man killed by sheriff’s deputy

June 1, 2018


Ashleigh Jackson, Digital Producer, Meredith (Meredith/CNN) — A Florida family is "heartbroken" after a jury awarded $4 in damages for funeral expenses and pain and suffering in a case in which a St. Lucie County deputy fatally shot a father of three through his garage door, the family’s attorney said Thursday. Deputy Christopher Newman killed […]

(Evansville police department) EPD wants U.S. Supreme Court to review SWAT raid ruling

November 11, 2015


Posted: Nov 04, 2015 12:52 PM CST Updated: Nov 04, 2015 1:58 PM CST Posted by Audra Levy, Digital Content Director EVANSVILLE, IN (WFIE) – Attorneys for the Evansville Police Department are asking the U.S. Supreme Court to review a lower court’s ruling regarding a lawsuit over a SWAT raid. In August, a federal appeals […]