“I can’t see any reason why that was necessary”

'Absolutely astounded': Man body-slammed by state trooper in French Quarter is Chicago doctor

A screenshot from a video shot by Joshua Plauche on Bourbon Street in New Orleans.

A man body-slammed by a state trooper in the French Quarter over the weekend suffered several injuries during his arrest, including a laceration to his side and “serious bruising,” his attorney said Wednesday. The attorney, Steve London, said his client practices medicine in Chicago and was “absolutely astounded” by the actions of the trooper who… Continue reading →

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