The commentary that JURIST invited us to author about Plumhoff v. Richard, a qualified immunity police shooting case before the Supreme Court of the United States this term, has just been published. You can find it here. We're grateful for the opportunity to weigh in on this important case, which has significant implications for the civil jury trial right in an age of ubiquitous video evidence.
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