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Unlawful force used to expel police officer from premises (access required)

Appellant’s argument that she used lawful force to expel a police officer from her premises is not well taken. She did not ask the officer to leave before she attempted to force him from her doorway. The Court of Appeals correctly upheld appellant’s conviction of battering a police officer. Overview Officer Reed was dispatched to appellant Carter’s home, ...