What Is Qualified Immunity? Local First Amendment Lawyer Explains

Attorney, Alex Stanford joins News15 at Noon to explain what "qualified immunity" means and the legalities behind it.

Posted: Jul 14, 2020 11:29 AM
Updated: Jul 14, 2020 12:16 PM

Attorney, Alex Stanford joins News15 at Noon to explain what "qualified immunity" means and the legalities behind it.

As civil unrest continues across the nation in the wake of the killings of George Floyd, Breonna Taylor, Rayshard Brooks and more, many are calling for an end to "qualified immunity". Stanford breaks down why it was created in the first place and how it impacts law enforcement.

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