Jason Kerns v Bernalillo County New Mexico

Police Helicopter Shot Down

Wrong Man Arrested & Charged

Civil Lawsuit Filed

Defendants Initially Denied Qualified Immunity by Federal Court

Following Appeal, Defendants Granted Qualified Immunity

What is Qualified Immunity ?

 

Case Documents

1 - Jason Kerns Civil Complaint (lawsuit) Filed in New Mexico Federal Court

242 - Order Denying Qualified Immunity to Defendants in Jason Kerns Case

264 - Order Denying Qualified Immunity to Defendants in Jason Kerns Case

265 - Opinion Regarding Order 264 in Jason Kerns Case

Appeal Court Order Regarding Qualified Immunity in Jason Kerns Case

Appeal Court Opinion Regarding Qualified Immunity in Jason Kerns Case (inc one dissenting opinion)

 

Media Coverage

http://www.aviationtoday.com/rw/topstories/Man-Accused-of-Downing-P-D-Helicopter-Sues_15463.html#.VKNwq8t0z6Z

http://www.foxnews.com/story/2005/08/17/ex-marine-charged-with-shooting-down-police-helicopter/

http://nm.findacase.com/research/wfrmDocViewer.aspx/xq/fac.20100331_0000472.DNM.htm/qx

https://casetext.com/case/kerns-v-board-of-commissioners-of-bernalillo-county-3

http://www.courthousenews.com/2011/12/29/42645.htm

http://caselaw.findlaw.com/us-10th-circuit/1589242.html

http://law.justia.com/cases/federal/appellate-courts/ca10/09-2273/09-2273-2011-12-20.html

http://www.morelaw.com/verdicts/case.asp?s=NM&d=52326

http://www.freerepublic.com/focus/f-news/1464946/posts

http://www.aero-news.net/index.cfm?do=main.textpost&id=3d7804af-913e-4f32-87c9-c9222978469e

http://greginthedesert.net/tag/jason-kerns/

http://business.highbeam.com/2872/article-1G1-136359673/suspect-downing-helicopter-indicted-jason-kerns-faces

https://casetext.com/case/kerns-v-board-of-commissioners-of-bernalillo-county-5

 

Defendants

Bernalillo County New Mexico

Darren White

Brian Lindley

Ralph Gonzalez

James Hamston

Lawrence Koren

Sean Connors

Aron Wright

Timothy Hix

Rhonda Meya

Drew Bader

Matt Thompson

Russell Carter

Robert Johnston

James Montoya

Mike Haag

 

 

 

 

 

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