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Owensby v. City of Cincinnati

Case Conclusion Date: 09.30.2005

Practice Area: Civil rights

Outcome: Settlement of $6,500,000

Description: Army veteran Roger Owensby was asphyxiated by Cincinnati police officers who attempted to stop him as a result of what was believed to be a case of mistaken identity. After extensive discovery, the United States District Court awarded rare summary judgment to the Owensby family.

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