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Unlawful Arrest Instruction Not Supported (access required)

A majority of the Court of Appeals affirms defendant’s jury trial conviction and six months’ sentence for assaulting a deputy sheriff who was arresting him for public intoxication; defendant’s arguments are procedurally defaulted by waiver—he does not argue his arrest was unlawful on appeal and he failed to present below his arguments about excessive force ...