Dog Bites, Excessive Force, and Municipal Liability
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Alient Tort Claims Act, Statute of Limitations, and Equitable Tolling

If you're interested in the Alient Tort Claims Act, you will want to read this very interesting opinion where a unanimous three-judge panel holds that the statute of limitations governing plaintiff's claims was tolled in a case involving a Haitian Colonel's torture and murder of the plaintiff's husband.  Jean v. Dorelien, 04-15666 (11th Cir. Dec. 1, 2005)