The lawsuit alleged that officers "pulled A. Background[ edit ] Photo taken by the Irving Police Department of the clock At the time of the incident on Monday, September 14, , Mohamed was fourteen years old and a freshman at the high school. Excessive force claims dismissed Excessive force claims against the police officers were dismissed because the boy's "alleged injuries are, at best, de minimis," the ruling said. After reviewing a letter of support from the same family friend and meeting with Mohamed, the school principal overturned that suspension. I just showed my teachers something and I end up being arrested later that day.
He said, "It's torn the family and makes us very confused. Even when viewing the allegations in the light most favorable to the boy, "and given that these events transpired in a school setting, the court determines that the Officer Defendants had a basis to believe to a fair probability that a hoax bomb violation had occurred, providing them with at least arguable probable cause to arrest" Mohamed, the ruling said. Mohamed was a year-old freshman when the incident happened at his high school in Irving, Texas in September Sign up or login to join the discussions! Mohamed has not identified a specific policy, or adequately alleged a custom or practice, that was the moving force behind any alleged violation of A. The Mohamed family now lives in Qatar. The City of Irving said in a statement that it is "extremely pleased by the court's ruling, which supports the justifiable actions taken by the officers in the matter," according to The Dallas Morning News. Following his arrival at a juvenile detention center, Mohamed was fingerprinted, required to take a mug shot , and further questioned before being released to his parents. I didn't do anything wrong. The Mohameds are represented by Susan E. Getty Images Chip Somodevilla reader comments Share this story A US District Court judge has dismissed the lawsuit filed by the father of Ahmed Mohamed, a boy who brought a homemade clock to school and then was arrested on charges of bringing a hoax bomb to the school. I just showed my teachers something and I end up being arrested later that day. Excessive force claims dismissed Excessive force claims against the police officers were dismissed because the boy's "alleged injuries are, at best, de minimis," the ruling said. The officers also had "arguable probable cause," justifying the use of reasonable force to make the arrest, the ruling said. The principal and a police officer then took him out of class and led him to a room where four other officers were waiting. Mohamed was also noted for making a battery charger to help recharge the cellphone of a school tutor. In interviews with local media, Mohamed said that he wanted to show the engineering teacher at school what he had done over the weekend; he took apart a clock and rebuilt it inside a pencil case which resembled a small briefcase. The lawsuit alleged that Mohamed, an African-American Muslim, was discriminated against based on his race and religion. Background[ edit ] Photo taken by the Irving Police Department of the clock At the time of the incident on Monday, September 14, , Mohamed was fourteen years old and a freshman at the high school. Jon Brodkin - Mar 15, 4: Don't show it to anyone else. The judge dismissed claims against all defendants with prejudice and said that "no claims remain in this action. We still would have taken the same actions. During that time, Mohamed "was complaining of bullying — not just by students, but by staff", reportedly for being Muslim. It was alleged "that A. The lawsuit alleged that officers "pulled A.
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