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CASE ENTRY

Horn v. Barron

Allegation: Woman angrily protests ejection from Macon, Ga. concert. Though she’s “totally compliant,” an officer takes her to ground without warning, breaking her arm. Gratuitous force? District court: A jury should decide. Eleventh Circuit: Reversed. The officer is entitled to qualified immunity.


Tags: 2018, Eleventh Circuit, Fourth Amendment, Police, Qualified Immunity

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