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Cozzi v. City of Birmingham

Crime scene photo shows robber’s arm is covered in tattoos; Birmingham, Ala. officer arrests man with only one tattoo. (He’s released the next day.) Eleventh Circuit: No qualified immunity. The man can sue the officer for unlawful arrest.


Tags: 2018, Eleventh Circuit, Police, Qualified Immunity, Unlawful Arrest

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