Sunday, August 30, 2009: Derek Jones, 17, cause of death... [LINK]
"...Derek Jones, 17, died Jan. 8 of “acute cardiac dysrhythmia of uncertain etiology (cause),” Branscom said the autopsy determined. That means “basically, his heart quit,” he said, and “the report leaves it to someone else to draw a conclusion” on why. The autopsy stated that the Taser cannot be “definitively excluded as a causative or contributive factor” in Jones’ death, Branscom said. The teen “died suddenly about the same time” the Taser was used...
By late-2007, I - a layman - knew beyond any doubt whatsoever that tasers could kill.
It was *obvious*.