James Spinks, then 60, was injured when a deputy repeatedly kneed him in the side after knocking him to the platform floor at the Rosa Parks/Willowbrook train station, attorney Thomas E. Beck said. Witnesses loudly complained that deputies were beating an "old man," and one captured the encounter on a cellphone camera, Beck said.
The jury made the decision and found against the police officers. What bugs me is they don’t state what the reason for the initial contact by police officers was for.
I think the most telling part is this:
Yup, just like they stand behind officers shooting at a couple ladies delivering papers for no reason.
State Sponsored Criminal: Mark Collins and Ermina McKelvy
Because when you’re a cop you can detain people without cause or warrant and beat them if they refuse.