Linn v. Mason

Filing 96

JUDGMENT in favor of Chad Mason against Kevin Linn re 92 Jury Verdict. Signed by Judge D. P. Marshall Jr. on 11/6/13. (kpr)

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IN THE UNITED STATES DISTRICT COURT EASTERN DISTRICT OF ARKANSAS WESTERN DIVISION KEVIN LINN PLAINTIFF ADC#119571 v. No. 4:12-cv-4-DPM CHAD MASON, Deputy, Van Buren County Sheriff's Department DEFENDANT JUDGMENT Linn's excessive force claim against Mason was tried to a twelve-person jury from 4 November to 6 November 2013. The Court denied Mason's two motions for judgment as a matter of law. After deliberations on November 6th, the jury returned a unanimous verdict in favor of Mason. NQ 92. At Linn's request, the Court polled the jury, and each juror confirmed his or her true verdict. The Court now enters judgment on the jury's verdict for Mason and against Linn on Linn's Eighth Amendment claim for excessive force during a cell transfer. Linn's claim against Mason is dismissed with prejudice. D.P. Marshall Jr. 7 United States District Judge & tJbveMlwt -;..o13

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