Litigating Police Excessive Force Cases

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Course Description

This program was recorded on March 16, 2021

This seminar will focus on the strategic decisions when filing civil rights excessive force cases. The main strategic decision concerns filing in Federal or State Court. Through this analysis, there will be a presentation regarding Qualified Immunity. Further discussion will be centered around the following topics: 1.) Discovery; 2.) Claim Requirements; Vair Dire; and Motions in Umine. Avoiding pitfalls and mistakes when filing excessive force cases.

Speaker Bio
1 General Credit
Course Agenda

Attorney Jamon R HicksJamon R. Hicks
Jamon Hicks practices law in the areas of civil litigation and criminal defense, representing plaintiffs in state and federal courts. His civil litigation experience involves wrongful death, serious personal injury, and police misconduct cases. He also has litigated numerous felony and misdemeanor criminal cases such as attempted murder, assaults on peace officers, terrorist threats, driving under the influence, drug and gun possession matters.

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Course Agenda

  1. Discovery
  2. Claim Requirements
  3. Motions for Summary Judgment and Qualified Immunity
  4. Vair Dire
  5. Motions in Umine
  6. Trial Themes
  7. Media
  8. Ethical issues/implications
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