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After a traffic stop, Alston struggled with several Chicago police officers and was charged with attempting to disarm a Chicago police officer

Alston v. City of Chicago, et al.. – After a traffic stop, Alton struggled with several Chicago police officers and was charged with attempting to disarm a Chicago police officer. During the struggle, Alston was shot in the stomach. Alston’s first criminal trial resulted in a mistrial and Alston was acquitted at his second criminal trial. Alston then filed suit against several Chicago police officers. This case settled for $100,000.