$562,129.21 Verdict in Police Use Of Force Case
Cox v. City of Portland, Multnomah County Case No. 1304-05070
In this police use of force case, Plaintiff Cox was stopped by Portland Police for speeding and an investigation for DUII was begun. Cox alleged that when police took him into custody they used excessive force including shocking him multiple times with a Taser and punched him repeatedly in the face. He alleged injuries including an aggravation of a prior shoulder injury which he claimed would prevent him from continuing in his current occupation. He sought $562,129.21 in damages of . . .
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