Alabama Cops Who Arrested Mechanic for Not Giving Them His ID Denied Qualified Immunity

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Had the victim of police over reach been able to consult with an attorney, it is likely he would have never been arrested and charged. The charges were dropped – but the violation of his rights remain.

It should be noted, as mentioned in the article, Alabama law ‘requires individuals to tell officers their name, address, and “an explanation of his actions,” if there is a reasonable suspicion of a crime. However, the statute does not compel individuals to show a diver’s license or ID card.’

Read the full article by Emma Camp which was published on Reason.com.

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