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Gregory Smith was arrested for possession of narcotics and plead guilty to that offense

Smith v. City of Chicago, et al. – Gregory Smith was arrested for possession of narcotics and plead guilty to that offense. Smith, however, claimed that several Chicago police officers “stomped” on his fingers. He filed a civil suit alleging excessive force, failure to intervene, and failure to provide medical care. After a jury trial, the jury returned a verdict in favor of the Chicago police officers on all counts.