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Estate of Williams v. Cline

Allegation: Milwaukee police suspect suspect is not really unconscious, administer sternum rub. The suspect awakes. Nonetheless, he renews complaint that he can’t breathe. Police put him in a patrol car, ignore his requests for an ambulance. He dies. District court: No qualified immunity for 11 officers. Seventh Circuit: Back to the district court for an individual analysis of each officer’s actions/immunity.


Tags: 2018, Fourth Amendment, Qualified Immunity, Seventh Circuit

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