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Canberra Raiders’ Curtis Scott has all charges against him dismissed as extended footage of arrest shown to court – ABC News

Police body-cam footage shows the Canberra rugby league player being arrested, sprayed with capsicum spray and tasered in Sydney’s Moore Park.

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Footage of NRL star Curtis Scott being tasered by police has been played to a Sydney court, a day after the Canberra Raiders player had assault charges against him dismissed.
Key points:

  • A Sydney magistrate said Curtis Scott’s arrest and trial was already “quite a punishment”
  • In the extended NSW Police body-cam footage shown to the court, officers tried to rouse Scott, telling him “don’t resist” before they handcuff, capsicum-spray and taser him
  • Scott had pleaded guilty…

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