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Another one of these idiots resisting and as usual he is the victim.... Give me a fucking break! I've done some really dumb shit and soon as I was approached by cops, I listened and they put there guns and tasers away... Funny how that works. Most of these people seem to be getting exactly what they deserve. I hope all the cop bashers never call the cops when they are in trouble!
http://www.myfoxdetroit.com/story/2...-by-clinton-township-police-hospital-security
In a video spreading across social media, a Michigan man says police and hospital security roughed up a man in a wheelchair.

The story starts when Clinton Township police are said to have arrested Maurice Taylor for a DUI following an accident. They took him to McLaren Macomb Hospital where the allegations of brutality were caught on camera.

"That video was clear as day. I saw everything with my own eyes. He did not touch an officer; he did not bite at an officer; he did not kick an officer," says Richard Carman, who recorded the incident.

VIDEO: Click on the video in the video player above to watch parts of Carman's video in Fox 2's Randy Wimbley's report

Police were unavailable for comment but the hospital says Taylor was combative, refused to leave the cruiser and had to be forced into a wheelchair. Hospital security helped detain him and while he was in handcuffs police tased him, three times by Carman's count.

"It's not a defibrillator. They're not using it to jumpstart somebody and make them move. You're using it as a defense mechanism against someone hurting you. He was not hurting anybody," says Carman.

Taylor's girlfriend saw the video but couldn't bear to watch it with the volume on.

"I was heartbroken. I couldn't even listen to him like that. I never heard him in that much distress," says Dnedra Herring.

Fox 2 legal analyst Charlie Langton has a different take on what we see in the video.

"Look at this guy. They had four five cops around him and he's still resisting!" Langton says. "The police have a right to detain him. If the guy is combative, the cops can taser him because he was resisting arrest. There's no doubt about it, this guy was in some trouble and you've got to cooperate with police. I didn't see that today."

Ron Scott of Detroit's Coalition Against Police Brutality disagrees.

"I think that the taser was excessive was excessive. Police are trained in holds, different kinds of holds they can execute. So, the only reason [tasering is] done is in terms of officer safety. You tell me whether any of those officers were unsafe at that particular point," Scott says.

While police and security restrained Taylor, a guard realized Carman was recording the entire ordeal.

"The other security guard came at me like a linebacker, so I backed up. He ended up hitting me, well, pushing me, and taking my phone out of my hand," Carman says.

McLaren Hospital released a statement saying:

"The unauthorized use of video equipment and cameras is prohibited anywhere on our hospital campus. The person who captured this video was on hospital property and did not have permission from the prisoner or any other team member to video this interaction."

"I was on McLaren's property so they could tell me to get off their property, which they never told me to do. If they would've told me to do that, then I would've been trespassing. They did not ask me that; they asked me to stop recording. There's no policy that I saw written anywhere that says I'm not allowed to record anywhere," Carman says.

Langton says security may have overstepped their bounds by putting their hands on Carman.

"I'm an Army veteran. I fought for being able to do exactly what I was doing, and it was completely uncalled for," Carman says.

A spokesperson for McLaren emphasized that its security guards do not use tasers and the safety and security of its patients is the hospital's top priority.

Both Taylor and Carman are considering taking legal action against the police department and the hospital.

Carman's video on Facebook has been shared more than 3,000 times in about 48 hours.
Bold are his lies, what is it boy? Slam, hit, or push??? Liberal lying hippy douche
 

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Give me a break, the pansy hippy should have offered to help instead of standing there like a dbag. There was no brutality in the video. I saw subject control of a combative prisoner.

LOl.... guy was in a wheelchair because he refused to walk into the hospital, he was not some poor wheelchair bound guy....
 

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Common now,this guy was combative and got what he deserved but there are plenty of
videos out there where the cop was the combatant and injured or killed an un armed civilian
 

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What does this have to do with cop bashers? There right for once and it makes all the other stupid shit null and void?
 

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I didn't even see a taser in the video but assuming there was one, it MAY have been misused. The suspect should've been strapped down on a gurney & wheeled in. The wheelchair was just getting in the way. He was obviouslly combative, so it was necessary to have a number of Pfficers there to assist in moving him. WHat's the problem here?
 

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This guy deserved it though....

 

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Doesn't matter if you don't like cops or not listen when the approach you and deal with it in a respectable way afterwards you take it up in court, Disrespect and confrontation does not help you case in anyway, and at that point you deserve what happens. I'm not a huge fan or support of all policemen but I respect them to a point when approached enough to not cause a confrontation. I am a of the police Association because I support them it's the Superman Attitude cops that I have a problem with.
 

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Another one of these idiots resisting and as usual he is the victim.... Give me a fucking break! I've done some really dumb shit and soon as I was approached by cops, I listened and they put there guns and tasers away... Funny how that works. Most of these people seem to be getting exactly what they deserve. I hope all the cop bashers never call the cops when they are in trouble!
http://www.myfoxdetroit.com/story/2...-by-clinton-township-police-hospital-security

Bold are his lies, what is it boy? Slam, hit, or push??? Liberal lying hippy douche
Nazis used cattle prods on the Jews that broke the "law".
 

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5 cops can't control 1 guy in cuffs???
Fucking pussies.
I don't think "pussies" is an accurate description. 5 guys having such a huge problem? I'll give ya that one, even though the suspect is a kind of big guy. The problem many don't realize is that unlike the assholes, cops have rules they have to abide by or risk discipline if not criminal prosecution or lawsuits. PDs know this & depending on the agency will dictate to what degree LEOs can apply certain methods to/on individuals. Look at NYC just last week for example. That LEO was out of line, per policy, so he's being disciplined & probably prosecuted in the long run. That's fine. But when someone is lawfully in custody, combative & handcuffed it's the PDs job to handle him with minimal injury to both the LEOs & the subject. While 5 guys may be a bit much, I can see it. The Taser, if one was ever actually used, I can't.........
 
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