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Monday, May 19, 2014

Supreme Court revives Taser death lawsuit

Former Winnfield, La., Police Officer Scott Nugent, center, walks with his attorneys in 2010. Nugent was acquitted by a jury in 2010 of manslaughter in the Taser death of Baron "Scooter" Pikes, who was shocked by police eight times after he had been placed in handcuffs.