Powerful New Tasers Creating Controversy Following Recent Deaths

Tasers have become a tool for nearly every police department in the country. Now an advanced generation of Tasers, which pack more firepower, is heating the debate over Tasing safety and potential misuse of the devices. More than 400 people have died in Taser-related incidents since 2001. On Oct. 4th, a Louisiana man in Lafayette Parish died after he was Tased. On Oct. 7th, a teenager in Philadelphia collapsed and died after being Tased. Curt Goering, from Amnesty International says Tasers are...Full Story
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