Lawsuit filed after body cam video shows corrections officer slam handcuffed man to the ground

A man is suing Cocke County in Tennessee after he said he suffered multiple broken ribs and a punctured lung after being slammed to the floor at the jail while he was in handcuffs. An attorney representing the county said the complaint would be filed admitting the "force used was excessive."

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By: Juggernaut (20048.30)

Tags: police, bodycam, use of force lawsuit

Location: Tennessee