Lawsuit offers radical new narrative for the police shooting death of Brandon Webber

Secrecy continues to surround use-of-force case that stirred unrest last year

By , Special to the Daily Memphian Updated: June 12, 2020 11:51 PM CT | Published: June 12, 2020 10:45 PM CT
Marc Perrusquia
Special to the Daily Memphian

Marc Perrusquia

Marc Perrusquia is the director of the Institute for Public Service Reporting at the University of Memphis, where graduate students learn investigative and explanatory journalism skills working alongside professionals. He's won numerous state and national awards for government watchdog, social justice and  political reporting. Follow the Institute on Facebook or Twitter @psr_memphis.

A wrongful death lawsuit filed by the family of Brandon Webber offers a radically different narrative for his officer-involved shooting that stirred wide unrest in Memphis over police use of force.


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