Mayfield v. Brewer

Plaintiff: Samuel Mayfield
Defendant: Mark Brewer and City of Laurel
Case Number: 2:2013cv00073
Filed: April 10, 2013
Court: Mississippi Southern District Court
Office: Hattiesburg Office
County: Wayne
Referring Judge: Michael T. Parker
Presiding Judge: Keith Starrett
Nature of Suit: Civil Rights: Other
Cause of Action: 42:1983 Civil Rights Act
Jury Demanded By: Plaintiff

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October 22, 2014 121 Opinion or Order of the Court ORDER granting in part and denying in part Defendants' 98 Motion for Summary Judgment. Summary Judgment is granted in favor of the City on the Plaintiff's failure to train police officers and custom of excessive force claims. Plaintiff's remaining claims will proceed to trial. Signed by District Judge Keith Starrett on October 22, 2014 (dsl)
October 28, 2014 122 Opinion or Order of the Court ORDER granting in part and denying in part Defendants' 101 Motion to Exclude. The motion is granted to the extent that Dr. Jeffeory G. Hynes is precluded from offering testimony at trial regarding: (i) the reasonableness of the force used by Sergeant Brewer during the arrest of the Plaintiff (including the opinion that Sergeant Brewer used excessive force); (ii) whether Sergeant Brewer's use of force complied with the Laurel Police Department's Use of Force Policy; and (iii ) the adequacy of the City's training of its police officers. The motion is otherwise denied. Defendants' 115 Motion in Limine is granted in part and denied in part as outlined above; and Plaintiff's 116 Motion in Limine is granted in part and denied in part as outlined above. Signed by District Judge Keith Starrett on October 28, 2014 (dsl)

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Plaintiff: Samuel Mayfield
Represented By: Scott Winston Colom
Represented By: Wilbur O. Colom
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Defendant: Mark Brewer
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Defendant: City of Laurel
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