Deaf Man Beaten-and Tazed By Cops – Excessive Force Or Were They Right?

A deaf Hawthorne resident is suing the Police Department, claiming he was beaten, tased and arrested because officers failed to allow him to use his hands to communicate with them via sign language.Jonathan Meister, 32, filed a lawsuit in federal court that claims Hawthorne police violated the Americans With Disabilities Act.

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Another video on the story… (caution, you will see a police officer beating the crap out of someone on a wheelchair).

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