Murrell v. Kankakee County Sheriff

July 7, 2016
section_1983_civil_rights

Jail inmate claimed that he was extracted from his cell by correctional officers through the use of excessive force, including use of a Taser. The case was tried before a federal court jury in Urbana, and a verdict was returned in favor of the correctional officers. HC&B attorneys Mike Bersani and Yordana Wysocki represented the correctional officers. Murrell v. Kankakee County Sheriff (2011).