California Court of Appeal
SUSAG v. CITY OF LAKE FOREST, D038608
A person convicted of resisting or obstructing a peace officer under Pen. Code 148(a) may not maintain an action for excessive force during an arrest unless the conviction has been set aside through appeal or other postconviction proceeding.
- Decided 01/08/2002
- Published 01/08/2002
- McCONNELL, J.
- California Court of Appeal
- For Appellant:
- Jeffrey S. Benice, Irvine, for Plaintiffs and Appellants.
- For Appellees:
- Franscell, Strickland, Roberts & Lawrence and S. Frank Harrell, Santa Ana, for Defendants and Respondents.