Attorney(s) appearing for the Case
James H. Wernicke, Deputy Atty. Gen., Sacramento, CA, for defendant-appellant.
Mark E. Merin and Frank R. Lawrence, Dickstein & Merin, Sacramento, CA, for plaintiff-appellee.
Before: TANG, TROTT, and FERNANDEZ, Circuit Judges.
United States Court of Appeals, Ninth Circuit.
FERNANDEZ, Circuit Judge:
Ronald Neimi, a sergeant with the California Highway Patrol, appeals from the order denying a new trial and from the judgment against him after a jury found him liable for the false arrest of Brian Larson. Neimi contends that the district court should have instructed the jury on the standard for general Fourteenth Amendment substantive due process claims rather than on the more specific standard for Fourth Amendment claims. He also contends...
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