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Soldier’s assault suit against officers can proceed to trial (access required)

NORFOLK (AP) A U.S. Army lieutenant who was pepper-sprayed, struck and handcuffed during a traffic stop in Virginia can present his claims of false imprisonment and assault and battery to a jury, a federal judge has ruled. But the summary judgment Aug. 9 said federal immunity laws shield the two officers involved from facing Caron Nazario’s claims ...

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