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Michigan is currently one of the few states that does not allow citizens (with the exception of police officers, and some others), to carry Tasers for self defense. There are currently a couple of ...
by waiting
Comment Count 19 comments on Mon Mar 14, 2011 at 12:36 PM PDT with 4 Recommends
A mentally ill man diagnosed with a bipolar disorder was tasered by two Minneapolis Police ...
by Steven D
Comment Count 37 comments on Tue Sep 14, 2010 at 07:54 AM PDT with 33 Recommends
Don't tase me bro has taken on a new meaning. I just wonder how Ol Clarence is gonna conservative his way out of this one....... Of course, this could have happened to any white guy who ...
by vmm918
Comment Count 50 comments on Fri Jul 09, 2010 at 08:58 PM PDT with 14 Recommends
Und Sie Kamerad? By David Glenn Cox There is only one thought that is important to remember: Anything that we are willing to do to some third-world peasant to obtain information, we are just ...
by Daveparts
Comment Count 4 comments on Wed Jul 07, 2010 at 08:58 AM PDT with 5 Recommends
John Yoo resurfaces in 9th Circuit decision. Police inflicting 3 taser shocks on a pregnant woman is OK because it did not rise to the level of pain of a more severe setting of the weapon and while ...
by MacMan
Comment Count 6 comments on Sat Apr 03, 2010 at 11:50 AM PDT with 5 Recommends
Sorry, this isn't about Cheney, Yoo, or Dubya, but it's a step forward in controlling the use of torture devices in our country. How did we get from the friendly cop on his beat poking the drunk ...
by tlemon
Comment Count 12 comments on Tue Dec 29, 2009 at 09:38 AM PST with 4 Recommends
There is an increase use of stun guns on U.S. children some as young as 6-years old.
by David Chura
Comment Count 43 comments on Mon Dec 28, 2009 at 05:40 AM PST with 38 Recommends
Und Sie Kamerad? By David Glenn Cox There is only one thought that is important to remember: Anything we are willing to do to some third-world peasant to obtain information, we are just as ...
by Daveparts
Comment Count 14 comments on Sat Nov 21, 2009 at 09:03 AM PST with 7 Recommends
The following is an excerpt from an article instructing Law Enforcement personnel how to explain to the media why Taser victims die from Excited Delirium, a non-existent medical condition.
by Zwoof
Comment Count 354 comments on Sat Nov 21, 2009 at 07:15 PM PST with 185 Recommends
With all the tasering going on, it's great to know that a “Stop Taser Torture, blogging for Justice Day" has been planned for Dec. 4, 09. The goal is to unite the world’s bloggers in ...
by African American Political Pundit
Comment Count 14 comments on Wed Oct 28, 2009 at 02:55 PM PDT with 20 Recommends
Torture. It's not just for the CIA. Or the military. Any law enforcement officer can play, and too many are , with the amazing ...
by Steven D
Comment Count 4 comments on Mon Oct 26, 2009 at 05:29 AM PDT with 10 Recommends
With greater fanfare than a Hollywood movie premiere, the new TASER X3 Electronic Control Device (ECD) was unveiled ...
by Zwoof
Comment Count 420 comments on Sat Oct 24, 2009 at 06:13 PM PDT with 344 Recommends
Also available at Booman Tribune Two white police officers in Merced, CA tasered an African American double amputee in a wheelchair, allegedly ...
by Steven D
Comment Count 447 comments on Mon Sep 21, 2009 at 05:17 AM PDT with 483 Recommends
Audra Harmon and her young children were stopped in January by Deputy Sean Andrews. She was stopped for speeding and talking on her cell phone while driving. What followed is the latest example of ...
by QueenMaeve
Comment Count 92 comments on Sat Aug 15, 2009 at 07:46 AM PDT with 17 Recommends
“When he’s not arresting you, Sergeant Crowley is a really likeable guy.” So, Sgt. Crowley and Professor Gates had a [beer http://www.timesonline.co.uk/tol/news/world/...
by Jay Elias
Comment Count 452 comments on Mon Aug 03, 2009 at 11:59 AM PDT with 435 Recommends
According to the Authoritarian wing of the GOP and police unions, police are never capable of acting stupidly toward the subjects under their control. Submit completely, don't disagree and don't ...
by high bitrate
Comment Count 34 comments on Sat Jul 25, 2009 at 10:18 AM PDT with 27 Recommends
Digby has a post up this morning linking to a ...
by Tod Westlake
Comment Count 56 comments on Fri Jun 05, 2009 at 01:00 PM PDT with 21 Recommends
Yes, the idiot named Tancredo stepped foot on our campus today, thanks to an invitation by a new White Supremacy Group on campus. I returned to campus around 7:30pm to see a bunch of cop cars, ...
by JohnnyStayClassy
Comment Count 25 comments on Tue Apr 14, 2009 at 06:00 PM PDT with 5 Recommends
Stun gun manufacturer TASER has introduced the Taser Shockwave, a weapon that promises to “drop everyone in a given area to the ground”.
by hgwusew
Comment Count 32 comments on Wed Nov 12, 2008 at 08:52 AM PST with 15 Recommends
There have been numerous diaries written on this site about the ongoing investigation into "Troopergate". This issue centers around Sarah Palin's alleged attempts to have her ex-brother-in-law ...
by feebog
Comment Count 68 comments on Thu Sep 04, 2008 at 02:05 PM PDT with 68 Recommends