Assault of Jail Guards / Civil Suit for Civil Rights Violation
Client charged with assaulting two county jail guards after being arrested for disorderly conduct. Client found not guilty by a jury in less than thirty minutes after nine jail guards testified against him. Defendant then filed a civil rights claim against the county for malicious prosecution with settled for $50,000 on behalf of the client.
Practice area(s): Civil Litigation
Court: King County Superior Court