Police in Manchester, England, have apologized for Tasering an unarmed blind man. Still, Assistant Chief Constable Garry Shewan says it "appeared to be an appropriate decision" at the time. He says it was dark and cops mistook the man's folded cane for a gun.
It took a jury 26 minutes to decide that Jonathan Vanderhagen wasn't guilty.
Jonathan Vanderhagen believes a judge doomed his son to an early death. The judge says Vanderhagen's Facebook posts were intimidating.
A court ruled that officers did not have enough information to know whether or not stealing violates the Constitution.
Many arms of government are unpopular with large swathes of the American population.
Conservatives deploy state power to go after speech they don't like.