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MarylandExcessive Force Lawyers in Maryland

Excessive force is generally defined as force used by a law enforcement officer that is beyond what a reasonable and prudent law enforcement officer would use under the circumstances.

Excessive force or police brutality claims can involve injuries sustained after the police officer used a choke hold, taser, baton, or firearm. The person injured by the excessive force may have both a personal injury claim and a civil rights claim.

Additionally, if the individual was charged with a crime, the individual may have a criminal case pending as well. In many cases, the criminal charges must be resolved before a civil rights claim can be initiated.

Contact an attorney for excessive force cases in Maryland to discuss the particular facts of your case.

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Mirriam Seddiq

Mirriam Seddiq
Seddiq Law
14452 Old Mill Rd. Suite 201
Upper Marlboro, MD 20772
Licensed for 14 years, Mirriam Seddiq is a Appellate Law and Sex Crimes lawyer who attended University of Washington School of Law... read more >

William H. "Billy" Murphy Jr

William H.
Murphy, Falcon & Murphy
One South Street 23rd Floor
Baltimore, MD 21202
Licensed for 50 years, William H. "Billy" Murphy Jr is a White Collar Crime and Personal Injury lawyer who attended Georgetown University L... read more >
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