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Scott ‘would have been better off being hit by a car’ than facing cops: magistrate – Sydney Morning Herald

Magistrate Jennifer Giles, in awarding Curtis Scott more than $100,000, said he would have been better off wandering onto the roadway than running into police.

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“Try to watch the body-cam footage without flinching … and try to remember you are not watching gratuitous violence off the dark web.”
The 22-year-old was charged with seven offences, including assaulting two police officers, after falling asleep in Moore Park following a night out at the Ivy nightclub.
Curtis Scott has been awarded more than $100,000 in legal costs following his unlawful arrest.Credit:Rhett Wyman
The charges were dismissed earlier this month after body-camera footage from …

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