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Ryan Langley Published in The Justice Bulletin about Police Brutality

Written by T. Ryan Langley on May 14th 2015.

The Fall 2014 issue of The Justice Bulletin, a magazine published by the South Carolina Association for Justice, features a compelling article by T. Ryan Langley. Ryan, a partner in the Hodge Langley Law Firm, writes about police brutality and excessive force, and discusses the liability standards courts in the state of South Carolina use when reviewing such cases.


You can read the full text of Ryan’s article "Police Brutality and Excessive Force: What Happens When an Officer Crosses the Thin Blue Line."


Ryan has written and edited legal articles throughout his career, including while serving as the Editor in Chief of the American Bar Association Real Property, Probate, and Trust Journal; a publication distributed to over 30,000 subscribers nationwide. His expertise in personal injury and wrongful death cases, paired with current events happening around the country, led to an interest in understanding police brutality cases and the role of the state in criminal and civil cases against officers.


If you have experienced problems with the police and want to discuss a possible case, contact Ryan at


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