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A victory and a loss for man Tasered while naked by SWAT officers who mistook shampoo for weapon

Dec 22, 2014, 05:45 am CST

A Texas man who says he has lost his life savings in the legal aftermath of a bungled 2011 SWAT team raid won his criminal case last month but saw his civil suit tossed out of court.

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