California Deputy's Retaliation Suit Involving Mel Gibson Arrest Continues
February 24, 2011
Mel Gibson's booking photo from July 28, 2006, after Los Angeles Sheriff's deputy James Mee arrested him in Malibu for driving drunk.
A judge declined to toss a lawsuit brought by Los Angeles County Sheriff's Deputy James Mee claiming his agency retailiated against him after he arrested Mel Gibson, reports the Los Angeles Times.
Mee claims he was passed over for promotions and had his job performance unfairly scrutinized, after he resisted a supervisor's request to keep derogatory remarks made by Gibson out of the arrest report.
Read the full story at LATimes.com.
Deputy Who Arrested Mel Gibson Sues His Agency
Displaying 1 - 1 of 1
1098sam @ 2/24/2011 9:54 PM
There appears to have been no reason for the actual comments to be included in the first report, and his watch Sergeant was right in not approving open comments that had no bearing on his arrest. Another case of individuality by a malcontent that wanted to make a big media splach, perhasps thinking it would give him some degree of peer approval. It seems to have backfired!
Join the Discussion
Other Recent News
Bryan Johnson, 24, was found dead in his home in Millis around 3:30 a.m. on Thanksgiving,...
On one of the busiest U.S. retails days, thousands of people took to Chicago's most...
About 800 troopers — equivalent to half the force — have joined a class-action lawsuit...
These elite FBI teams are reserved for espionage, mob violence and high-priority terrorism...
Authorities said Deputy Krystal Salazar stopped to help a motorist stranded in the 11600...