Begin v Drouin 1stCIR 16NOV2018

Begin v Drouin 1stCIR 16NOV2018

In this case, the First Circuit denied qualified immunity to an officer who shot a person in a psychiatric unit who was cutting himself.  The court concluded that considering the facts as alleged, it was unreasonable for the officer to use deadly force to stop a person who presented only a danger to himself.

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