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Brandishing Gun At Home Intruders Who Haven’t Identified Themselves as Police Officers Isn’t A Crime. E. Volokh at V. Conspiracy

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”[ … ]
Notwithstanding this, Deputies Powers and Baker climbed over the four-foot fence and walked almost two hundred feet to plaintiffs' home. The plaintiffs' dogs heard the deputies and began barking. Rather than going to the front door to knock and announce their presence, the deputies instead went to the back of the house. Mr. Hanson heard his dogs barking, looked out of the back window, and thought he saw intruders. Mr. Hanson opened the door and yelled out to the supposed intruders to identify themselves. Neither deputy did so.

Rather than identify himself, deputy Powers—believing that Mr. Hanson held a pistol— drew his service revolver and fired five times at Mr. Hanson, who stood in the doorway. While all five bullets missed Mr. Hanson, they went into the plaintiffs' home where both Ms. Walker and Ms. Felt were present. In response to the gunshots, Mr. Hanson ducked behind a freezer on his porch, and then ran back into his bedroom to hide. As a result of Deputy Powers' firing his gun, numerous deputies and the Larimer County Sheriff's Office arrived on scene. A SWAT team was also called to the property.
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Really Doug? You post an article about brandishing and then never address or quote the article or court order discussing the brandishing. Really Doug, really?
 

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Latimer County Colorado 28 Jan 2020 > Meetings & Minutes > Admin Matters Meeting Agenda, quote:

Legal Matters

Decision Expected

· Executive Session regarding Case 2020CV30019: Hanson, Walker et al. vs. Larimer County, et al. pursuant to C.R.S. 24-6-402(4)(b)

· Executive Session regarding City of Loveland vs Tony Brooks pursuant to C.R.S. 24-6-402(4)(b

https://apps.larimer.org/bcc/agenda_20200128.htm

seems latimer county has a problem,...
 

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Latimer County Colorado 28 Jan 2020 > Meetings & Minutes > Admin Matters Meeting Agenda, quote:

Legal Matters

Decision Expected

· Executive Session regarding Case 2020CV30019: Hanson, Walker et al. vs. Larimer County, et al. pursuant to C.R.S. 24-6-402(4)(b)

· Executive Session regarding City of Loveland vs Tony Brooks pursuant to C.R.S. 24-6-402(4)(b

https://apps.larimer.org/bcc/agenda_20200128.htm

seems latimer county has a problem,...
Not really. The agenda is from January 28, 2020.
The court's order cuts the county loose, June 22, 2021.
"The Court dismisses the false arrest state law claim against the Board with prejudice."
 

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I have no desire to feed the despicable Dog Boy troll.

Read David Zarefsky on argumentation. There is no desire for concord here.
I said address or quote the article. OK if you don't want to address the article, but at least quote the part of the article or the case that discusses brandishing. That's my point.
 

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Not really. The agenda is from January 28, 2020.
The court's order cuts the county loose, June 22, 2021.
"The Court dismisses the false arrest state law claim against the Board with prejudice."
ya, see that now that you point it out...sigh
 

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"Definition of augmentation
1a: the act or process of augmenting something
b: the state of being augmented
2: something that augments : ADDITION"


what does a rhetoric teaching communication professor, who's last published work was over 14 years ago, have to do w/eugene's 2021 article re CO court case you cited ?
 
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