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Tennessee v. Garner, 471 U.S. 1 (1985), is a civil case in which the Supreme Court of the United States held that, under the Fourth Amendment, when a law ...


Case opinion for US Supreme Court TENNESSEE v. GARNER. Read the Court's full decision on FindLaw.


U.S. Supreme Court. Garner v. United States, 424 U.S. 648 (1976). Garner v. United States. No. 74-100. Argued November 4, 1975. Decided March 23, 1976.


View this case and other resources at: Citation. 471 U.S. 1105 S. Ct. 1694, 85 L. Ed. 2d 1,1985 U.S. Brief Fact Summary. The officers in question.


Oct 30, 1984 ... The court also felt that Garner had assumed the risk of being shot by recklessly attempting to escape. The U.S. Court of Appeals for the Sixth ...


Garner. Following is the case brief for Tennessee v. Garner, 471 U.S. 1 (1985). ... Police officer shot and killed an unarmed fleeing suspect – Garner. Garner's ...


In March of 1985, the United States Supreme Court, in Tennessee v. Garner,5 held that laws authorizing police use of deadly force to ap- prehend fleeing ...

Aug 6, 2014 ... Supreme Court of the United States, 1985 471 U.S. 1, 105 S.Ct. 1694, 85 L.Ed.2d 1.


In 1975, Garner's father filed a civil rights action against the Memphis Police ... that municipalities could be subject to liability under the United States Code, title  ...