Attorney(s) appearing for the Case
David E. Frank, Los Angeles, CA, for plaintiff-appellant-cross-appellee.
Carol D. Janssen, Franscell, Strickland, Roberts & Lawrence, Pasadena, CA, for defendant-appellee-cross-appellant.
Before: BRIGHT, WIGGINS, and T.G. NELSON, Circuit Judges.
United States Court of Appeals, Ninth Circuit.
Opinion by Senior Circuit Judge BRIGHT.
BRIGHT, Senior Circuit Judge:
Bryan Keith Harris sought $5 million under 42 U.S.C. § 1983 in damages from six defendants (law enforcement officers and the county employing them) for violation of his constitutional rights arising from an alleged beating Harris sustained following a traffic stop. Harris obtained a $25,000.00 judgment against one defendant, Brian Alvarez, a deputy sheriff. Harris then sought attorney...
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