22 July 2008

cnn: pineville, la. city court judge phillip terrell is winnfield taser cop scott nugent's attorney

[scott] Nugent's lawyer, Phillip Terrell, said his client followed proper procedure to subdue a man who outweighed him by 100 pounds. But [winn parish coroner dr. randolph] Williams said Pikes was already handcuffed and on the ground when first hit with the Taser, after the 247-pound suspect was slow to follow police orders to get up. ~ read more

note: winn parish district attorney, chris nevils is also an 'of counsel' attorney at the vilar & elliott law firm which of course was known as faircloth, vilar & elliott before jimmy 'the wizard' faircloth left to become executive counsel to governor piyush "bobby" jindal.