No. 20-12781.

13 F.4th 1254 (2021)

David SOSA, Plaintiff-Appellant, v. MARTIN COUNTY, FLORIDA, Sheriff William Snyder, of Martin County, Florida in an official capacity, Deputy M. Killough, individually, Deputy Sanchez, individually, John Doe Martin County Deputies, Defendants-Appellees.

United States Court of Appeals, Eleventh Circuit.

September 20, 2021.

Attorney(s) appearing for the Case

Randall L. Kallinen , Kallinen Law, PLLC, Houston, TX, Harris W. Gilbert , Gilbert & Smallman, PLLC, Hollywood, FL, for Plaintiff-Appellant.

Summer M. Barranco , Purdy Jolly Giuffreda Barranco & Jisa, PA, Fort Lauderdale, FL, Robert David Arthur, II , Martin County Attorney's Office, Stuart, FL, for Defendant-Appellee Martin County.

Summer M. Barranco , Purdy Jolly Giuffreda Barranco & Jisa, PA, Fort Lauderdale, FL, for Defendants-Appellees William Snyder, M. Killough, Sanchez.

Before MARTIN, ROSENBAUM, and LUCK, Circuit Judges.

David Sosa may have cursed his luck when the Martin County Sheriff's Department pulled him over for a traffic violation in November 2014. "[W]hen ill luck begins, [though,] it does not come in sprinkles, but in showers."1 And so it was for Sosa.

When the officer ran Sosa's name, the...


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