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Gorman v. Sharp

Mississippi Gaming Commission firearms instructor accidentally shoots, kills fellow instructor. Fifth Circuit: Qualified immunity. The Fourth Amendment protects against intentional seizures, and this was unintentional. The widow’s state suit pressing a tort claim may provide a remedy.


Tags: 2018, Fifth Circuit, Fourth Amendment, Qualified Immunity, Searches and Seizures, Tort Law

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