Brian Dunn’s Wins

Brian Dunn’s Wins

Renee Alexander, et al. v. City of Anaheim, United States District Court Case No. SACV08-8596DOC; Wrongful Death/Civil Rights case involving plaintiffs’ decedent shot by Anaheim Police Department Officer while holding a broomstick.  $1,500,000.00 settlement.

 

Erica Anderson, et al. v. City of Maywood, United States District Court Case No. 04-10119RGK; Wrongful Death/Civil Rights case involving plaintiffs’ decedent shot by Maywood Police Department Officer following domestic altercation.  $2,300,000.00 settlement.

 

Natasha Brown v. American Guard Security, Inc., Los Angeles Superior Court Case No.  BC430695; Personal Injury case involving shooting of plaintiff suspected of shoplifting by supermarket security guard during foot pursuit.  $1,500,000.00 settlement.

 

D.M.C., et al. v. County of Los Angeles, Los Angeles Superior Court Case No. BC433664; Wrongful Death/Civil Rights case involving plaintiffs’ decedent, suspected of being armed, shot by Los Angeles County Sheriff’s Deputy during foot pursuit.  $900,000.00 settlement.

 

S.D.C. et al. v. County of Los Angeles, United States District Court Case No. CV 05-08807CAS; Wrongful Death/Civil Rights case involving plaintiffs’ decedent killed by jail inmates after being misclassified by Sheriff’s Department personnel.  $1,000,000.00 global settlement.

 

Nabil Chmait, et al. v. United States of America, United States District Court Case No. SACV06-717CJC; Wrongful Death/Civil Rights case involving shooting of plaintiffs’ decedent by off duty U.S. Customs and Border Patrol Officer following physical altercation.   $1,050,000.00 global settlement.

 

David Cloud, et al.  v. City of Riverside, United States District Court Case No. EDCV07-00136SGL; Wrongful Death/Civil Rights case involving plaintiffs’ decedent shot by Riverside Police Department Officers following vehicle pursuit.  $800,000.00 settlement.

 

Evelyn Davis v. City of Los Angeles, Los Angeles Superior Court Case No. BC333166; Wrongful Death/Civil Rights case involving highly publicized shooting of minor Devin Brown by Los Angeles Police Department Officer following vehicle pursuit.  $1,500,000.00 settlement.

 

David Fettig v. City of Woodlake, Tulare County Superior Court Case No. 04-210478; Civil Rights case involving plaintiff shot by Woodlake Police officer at his home during field detention.  $750,000.00 settlement.

 

Shane Fisher v. City of Los Angeles, Los Angeles County Superior Court Case No. BC435050; Personal Injury case involving plaintiff struck by LAPD vehicle during pursuit.  $350,000.00 settlement.

 

Elmer “Geronimo”  Ji Jaga Pratt v. United States of America,  United States District Court Case No. 98-4237CAS; Civil Rights case involving malicious prosecution of former Black Panther Party leader targeted for “neutralization” by Federal Bureau of Investigation, resulting in lengthy incarceration following dismissal of case.  Defendants involved federal and local agents and officers.  $4,500,000.00 settlement.

 

Sandra Griffin v. City of Los Angeles, Los Angeles Superior Court Case No. BC367263; Personal Injury case involving plaintiff injured in collision caused by LAPD vehicle during police  pursuit.  $4,500,000.00 settlement following jury verdict.

 

Winston Hayes v. County of Los Angeles, Los Angeles Superior Court Case No. TC019917; Civil Rights case involving plaintiff shot by Los Angeles County Sheriff’s Deputies while in his vehicle, at conclusion of vehicle pursuit.  $1,800,000.00 settlement following jury verdict.

 

Kehende Lang v. City of Los Angeles, Los Angeles Superior Court Case No. BC375927; Civil Rights case involving plaintiff, suspected of being armed, shot by Los Angeles Police Department Officer during foot pursuit.  $250,000.00 jury verdict.

 

Lidea Leon, et al. v. City of Huntington Park, et al., United States District Court Case No. CV07-6569VBF; Wrongful Death/Civil Rights case involving shooting of plaintiffs’ decedent by off duty Huntington Park Police Department Officer.  $465,000.00 global settlement.

 

Phoebe Loggins, et al. v. County of Orange, United States District Court Case No. SACV-22-691JVS; Wrongful Death/Civil Rights case involving plaintiffs’ decedent, a Sergeant in the United States Marine Corps, shot and killed while in his vehicle by Orange County Sheriff’s Deputy following minor vehicle collision.  $4,400,000.00 settlement.

 

Lillian Mitchell, et al. v. City of Torrance, et al., United States District Court Case No. CV08-00694DSF; Wrongful Death/Civil Rights case involving shooting of plaintiffs’ decedents by Torrance Police Department Officers following standoff during residential burglary investigation.  $750,000.00 settlement.

 

Eunice Stewart v. City of West Covina, United States District Court Case No. CV98-3025MMM; Wrongful Death/Civil Rights case involving shooting of plaintiffs’ decedent by West Covina Police Department Officer following foot pursuit.  $750,000.00 settlement.

 

Daniel Martinez v. County of Los Angeles, United States District Court Case No. CV09-08371RGK; Civil Rights case involving plaintiff, suspected of being armed, shot by Los Angeles County Sheriff’s Deputy during foot pursuit.  $2,000,000.00 settlement.

 

Delmer Miller, et al. v. City of Riverside, United States District Court Case No. EDCV99-176RT; Wrongful Death/Civil Rights case involving highly publicized shooting of Tyisha Miller by Riverside Police Department Officers following vehicle inspection.  $3,000,000.00 settlement.

 

Maria Paz, et al. v. City of El Monte, United States District Court Case No. CV00-01001RSWL; Wrongful Death/Civil Rights case involving shooting of homeowner by El Monte Police Department Officer during execution of search warrant at plaintiffs’ home.  $3,000,000.00 settlement.

 

Mattie Philyaw, et al. v. County of Los Angeles., Los Angeles County Superior Court Case No. BC199130; Wrongful Death/Civil Rights case involving jail inmate who died following physical altercation with jail guards.  $1,250,000.00 global settlement.

 

D.V. v. County of Los Angeles, Los Angeles County Superior Court Case No. LC086027; Sexual Battery case involving inmate inappropriately touched by a guard.  $275,000.00 settlement.

 

Jose Vega v. City of Los Angeles, Los Angeles Superior Court Case No. BC156504; Civil Rights Case involving plaintiff shot in his home by Los Angeles Police Department Officer following domestic altercation.  $450,000.00 settlement.

 

Kathleen Washington v. City of Los Angeles, Los Angeles Superior Court Case No. BC438920;  Wrongful Death/Civil Rights case involving plaintiffs’ decedent, suspected of being armed, shot by Los Angeles Police Department Officer during field detention.  $900,000.00 settlement.

 

Romarion White v. County of Los Angeles, United States District Court Case No. CV11-01439GAF; Civil Rights case involving plaintiff, suspected of being armed, shot by Los Angeles County Sheriff’s Deputy during field detention.  $1,800,000.00 settlement.

 

Kely Wilkins, et al.  v. City of Oakland, United States District Court Case No. C01-01402; Wrongful Death/Civil Rights case involving shooting of undercover Oakland Police Department Officer by fellow rookie officers who misidentified him.  $3,500,000.00 settlement.

 

Steven Yount v. City of Sacramento, Sacramento Superior Court Case No. 01AS04272; Civil Rights Case involving plaintiff mistakenly shot by Sacramento Police Department Officer who believed he was firing a taser.  After multiple appeals, case was heard by California Supreme Court, (43 Cal.4th 885) which unanimously held that plaintiff’s conviction for resisting arrest did not bar recovery.  $450,000.00 settlement.