The topic of the use of excessive force by law officials has become one of national significance. This LibGuide was created to help those searching for information on excessive force to find reliable legal and analytical materials on the subject.
The majority of the cases and statutes covered by this LibGuide stem from Federal law. If you are looking for materials from a particular state or other jurisdiction, the ALR annotations listed under the American Law Reports tab can direct you to cases and statutes relevant to that jurisdiction.
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