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Horton v. Pobjecky

Four young men attempt to rob Rockford, Ill. pizza joint. An off-duty cop shoots all of them, killing one, a 16 year-old who was crawling away from the officer. (The other three are convicted of felony murder.) Seventh Circuit: The officer was responding to a chaotic, violent scene involving multiple assailants; no constitutional violation here.


Tags: 2018, Fourth Amendment, Police, Seventh Circuit

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