• U.S. District Court
  • 3:11cv1343
  • Aug 02 2013 (Date Decided)
  • Bryant, J.
When ruling whether the amount of force used was objectively unreasonable, courts may consider the severity of the crime, whether the suspect poses an immediate threat and whether the suspect is actively resisting arrest or attempting to flee.

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