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Articles by Lynn Wilson

THE ANATOMY OF A POST-TASERING DEATH

By Lynne Wilson

The Government of British Columbia’s independent inquiry into the circumstances surrounding Robert Dziekansi’s death on October 14, 2007 is the most comprehensive and illuminating investigation conducted to date into the dangerousness of Tasers or “conducted energy devices or weapons” [“CEDs or CEWs”]. We in the ...

Pepper Spray Madness

[The author is an attorney in private practice in Seattle, Washington, and a frequent writer on police accountability issues. She is also on the Steering Committee of the National Coalition on Police Accountability. This article first appeared in the Spring 1996 Issue of COVERT ACTION QUARTERLY.]

Imagine that someone has ...