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1. AELE has updated its body-worn cameras page. Listen to a 21 min. informative audio Podcast and view a PowerPoint presentation from the 9th Annual IPICD conference.
View at http://www.aele.org/bwc-info.html (scroll down to Training Documents)
2. New AELE Monthly Law Journal article: Civil Liability for Use of Distraction Devices. Part 2 focuses on their use in street settings, damage awards, injuries to officers, suggestions, and references.
3. The Feb. 2015 issues of AELE’s three periodicals have been uploaded.
The current issues, back issues since 2000, case digests since 1975, and a search engine are FREE. Everyone is welcome to read, print or download AELE publications without charge. The main menu is at: http://www.aele.org/law
*** Law Enforcement Liability Reporter ***
This issue has cases on handcuffs, assault/battery, attorneys’ fees, dogs, firearms related, First Amendment, malicious prosecution, and search/seizure.
*** Fire, Police & Corrections Personnel Reporter ***
This issue has cases on FLSA, e-mail/internet, handicap discrimination, political discrimination, race discrimination, retaliatory personnel action, retirement benefits and union activity.
*** Jail and Prisoner Law Bulletin ***
This issue has cases on DNA, medical care, prisoner assault by inmates, prisoner deaths/injuries, restraints, religion, segregation, strip searches, and transsexual prisoners.
4. Selected criminal law and procedure cases are at two other free websites.