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Law Offices of L. Clayton Burgess settles brutality suit for $400K against Lafayette Parish Sheriff Office

The Lafayette Parish Sheriff’s Office paid $400,000 to settle a federal lawsuit for the 2014 alleged beating of an inmate, according to a settlement agreement obtained by KATC Investigates.

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Inmate thrown on ground, attacked by dog, stomped on by Iberia Parish deputy in shocking surveillance footage

It was Dec. 6, 2012, and Marcus Robicheaux, like the other inmates at the Iberia Parish Jail, was standing with his hands on his head and his nose pressed against the wall of the recreation yard as correctional officers ran a contraband sweep.

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TWO LAWSUITS FILED IN DEATH SCOTT MAN WHO DIED AFTER BEING SHACKLED AND PINNED DOWN BY POLICE

 Minjarez lost consciousness during arrest

BY LANIE LEE COOK|

March 05, 2015

The mother and grandmother of two children of a Scott man who died a year ago after losing consciousness during an arrest have filed separate wrongful death lawsuits in federal court in Lafayette on behalf of the minors.

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