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Nelson v. City of Albuquerque

Jury rules for defendants. Judge 1 throws out verdict, grants judgment as a matter of law for the plaintiff. Defendants move to change the verdict back. Judge 1 says no. Defendants move to change the verdict back again. Judge 1 retires, and Judge 2 goes back to ruling for the defendants. Tenth Circuit: We’re going with Judge 1 on this. Plaintiff wins.


Tags: 2019, Civil Procedure, Excessive Force, Tenth Circuit

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