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$350 Thousand Settlement In Taser Death - New details in the case of a Topeka Goodyear worker who died after being tased by Sheriff's deputies in March 2008. [LINK]
In short - Mr. Haake was in medical distress, but refusing treatment. He was tasered (?!), handcuffed face-down, and died. Reportedly the Shawnee County Coroner's Office had determined that "The cause of death is of cardiac nature...", but also [somehow] concluded that it wasn't the taser's fault. Taser International was dropped from the lawsuit last year.
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