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ColoradoFalse Arrest Lawyers in Colorado

False arrest is a common law tort brought in state or federal court by a person who alleges that he was held in custody without probable cause or other legal authority.

Police officers and other law enforcement officers are often shielded from false abuse lawsuits through a legal process known as qualified immunity.

Qualified immunity does not cover the most egregious cases in which the law enforcement officers have violated "clearly established law."

Because of the protections provided through qualified immunity, most false arrest claims involve lawsuits against private security firms and loss prevention officers employed by retail establishments.

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Raymond Bryant

Raymond Bryant
Civil Rights Litigation Group
1391 Speer Blvd. 705
Denver, CO 80204
Licensed for 9 years, Raymond Bryant is a Civil Rights lawyer... read more >

S. Birk Baumgartner

S. Birk Baumgartner
Baumgartner Law, LLC
1638 Pennsylvania Street
Denver, CO 80203
Licensed for 5 years, S. Birk Baumgartner is a Criminal Defense and Family Law lawyer... read more >

Dennis W Hartley

Dennis W Hartley
1749 South 8th Street Suite 5
Colorado Springs, CO 80905
Dennis W Hartley is a White Collar Crime and Criminal Defense lawyer who attended University of Denver Sturm College of Law... read more >
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