Shields v. Esli

VERDICT

Trial
09/27/10 – 09/28/10

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Summary

In this Law enforcement civil rights litigation, plaintiff Kimberly Shields, who fell victim of an identity theft alleged Seminole County Sheriff Donald Esli of wrongfully imprisoning and strip searching her after arresting her on a warrant intended for Shannon McGuire, who had given Ms. Shields' name when she was arrested for automobile theft.

The plaintiff was represented by attorney Crystal Eiffert. The defendant in this case, Donal Esli was represented by attorney Thomas Poulton.



The jury awarded Ms. Shield $100,000.

Outcome

Damages for unreasonable detention: 75,000
Negligence in strip search: 25,000

Sessions

AM Session
Not in Session
0 Chapters
PM Session
Openings
29 Chapters
SEP
27
SEP
28

Recording Disclaimer: This proceeding was recorded in full.

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