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James v. Harris County, No. 07-20725

By FindLaw Staff on August 05, 2009 | Last updated on March 21, 2019

In a 42 U.S.C. section 1983 action alleging excessive force by the police, judgment as a matter of law in favor of defendant-county is affirmed where a reasonable jury could not find that the county's alleged policy was the moving force behind the officer's actions.

Read James v. Harris County, No. 07-20725

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Filed August 4, 2009


Opinion by Judge Jolly

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