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Cops tase man for having seizure

Cops tase man for having seizure

Published: 10 October, 2012, 00:29

Two Texan police officers are being sued for using a Taser to shock a man who was having a seizure, causing the 50-year-old to suffer a heart attack and permanent brain damage.

Scott Sheeley filed a federal complaint last week in Austin, TX, requesting a jury trial against two police officer who shocked him with a Taser. In May, Sheeley unsuccessfully asked for a settlement of at least $1.5 million to cover the costs of medical fees, attorneys and emotional damages.

Read more: http://rt.com/usa/news/man-seizure-police-sheeley-049/