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Fri February 8, 2013

Ala. Judge Dismisses Shooting Suit Against College

A judge has dismissed a family's lawsuit against the University of South Alabama over a campus police officer's fatal shooting of a naked student.
Credit southalabama.edu

A judge has dismissed a family's lawsuit against the University of South


Alabama over a campus police officer's fatal shooting of a naked student.


A Mobile County judge ruled Friday that state law makes the school exempt from the wrongful death lawsuit filed by the parents of 18-year-old freshman Gil Collar.


The judge says the lawsuit can go forward against the university's police chief, however.


A university police officer shot and killed the Wetumpka teenager outside the police station in October.

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