Chapter 10

A Summarization of Cases Based on the Theory of Liability, False Arrest/False Imprisonment, or Excessive Use of Force

This chapter is a summarization of cases based on the theory of liability, false arrest/false imprisonment, or excessive use of force.


asphyxiation; court trial; excessive use of force; mistrial; jury trial; shoplifting; theory of liability


Faratoom v. City University

The plaintiff, Karim Faratoom, is an employee of the university and manager of the central computer system. He arrives late one morning due ...

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