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Student wins lawsuit after unnecessary t...

PORTLAND, Oregon – February 7, 2011 – A jury has awarded $30,500 in economic damages to a man who was tasered by a Portland police officer inside a Denny’s Restaurant. The city of Portland was found liable for battery, but not liable for false arrest or malicious prosecution in the case. Jurors determined that Officer Kevin Tully had a right to arrest Jason Elgin...