The home secretary is considering reforms to stop and search, to curtail the damage its use against innocent people inflicts on community relations. In the aftermath of the controversial verdict of lawful killing in the inquest into Mark Duggan's death, it has emerged that Theresa May is set to tell the police they should carry out fewer stop and searches, to carry them out with greater respect and crack down on officers unlawfully using their powers through ignorance or bias. The Home Office has recently finished consulting on the use of stop and search, a power that is used disproportionately against ethnic minority Britons, with most searches not leading to an arrest. Government action is expected to be announced in the coming weeks.
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A jury in U. The payout to year-old Marvin Seales is thought to be the largest award for a wrongful arrest case in Michigan history. Seales' lawsuit was filed in but the city's bankruptcy and numerous appeals stalled the case. Seales' ordeal began Jan. Police insisted Seales was using a fake identification card, and that his real name was Roderick Siner, the man investigators thought was responsible for the shooting. One of the aliases Siner was known to use was "Marvin Seals.
Rumsfeld and Padilla vs. Rumsfeld Words 8 Pages. Abstract The two cases, Hamdi v. Rumsfeld and Padilla v. Rumsfeld concern the unlawful arrest of U.
Andrew Barnham was stopped, searched and finally arrested on November 8, outside Stagshead pub on Byker Road. His description fitted that of another offender who had committed a robbery in a jewellery shop on Walker Street with high value jewellery missing e. Barnham believes that the stop and search powers exercised by the two constables along with the arrest that occurred later on at the Police station were unlawful.