Judge Allows Psychologist To Testify In 1st Amendment Suit Against Police Officers

(May 6, 2016, 1:52 PM EDT) -- MINNEAPOLIS — A psychologist is qualified to testify in a First and Fourth Amendment violation lawsuit against a city and its police officers on a plaintiff’s injuries suffered during an arrest, a Minnesota federal judge ruled May 5, finding that the plaintiff satisfied disclosure requirements as the defense presented its own medical expert (Brian Thomas Hoyland v. Shawn McMenomy, et al., No. 14-2977, D. Minn.; 2016 U.S. Dist. LEXIS 59938).

(Memorandum opinion and order available. Document #30-160513-021Z.)

In July 2014, Brian Thomas Hoyland sued the City...
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