GONZALEZ v. KOKOT, 02-1514
Releases of claims were valid and enforceable in a 42 U.S.C. section 1983 action alleging wrongful arrest and excessive force, as the releases were supported by consideration under Indiana law, and were the result of voluntary decisions.
- Decided 12/27/2002
- Published 12/27/2002
- KANNE, Circuit Judge., Before EASTERBROOK, RIPPLE, and KANNE, Circuit Judges.
- United States Seventh Circuit
- For Appellant:
- Rick M. Schoenfield (argued), Divincenzo & Schoenfield, Chicago, IL, for Roberto Gonzalez and Gloria Holland., Martell B. Royer, Hammond, IN, for Nicholas Kokot., Anthony DeBonis (argued), Smith & DeBonis, Highland, IN, for Dwverick Dixon.