The Billings Gazette is streaming the inquest, here.
Ryan Michael Bain died in October.
The hearing is expected to include the findings of a Billings pathologist who determined that Ryan Michael Bain died of “excited delirium,” a controversial diagnosis often associated with a combination of drug use and electrical shocks from police [...]
Phrases like “excited delirium” and “naked man” certainly make people look twice, but this story has a terribly sad context, provided here by the Associated Press:
Medical records list “excited delirium” as the primary cause of death of a Billings man who was shocked with a stun gun at least four times as [...]
Weekends are usually slow times on the Cops and Courts beat, but there are some interesting stories out there today:
In Billings, an investigation into a man shocked repeatedly with a stun gun is nearing completion. As the Associated Press reminds us:
“Police shot the 31-year-old [Ryan Michael] Bain with a [...]
Ryan Michael Bain
Billings police have released more information on the man who went into cardiac arrest 11 minutes after arriving at the Yellowstone County jail Sunday.
Ryan Bain was tased three times on the street and once at the jail, according to the Billings Gazette. Both Yellowstone County Sheriff Jay Bell [...]