Dalcour v. City of Lakewood, No. 11-1117, 2012 WL 3156342 (10th Cir. Aug. 6, 2012)

Key Insight: Reviewing for abuse of discretion circuit court affirmed lower court?s denial of motion for an adverse inference based on loss of TASER records where the evidence indicated the loss resulted from a computer error or possibly negligence and where absent evidence of bad faith, no adverse inference was appropriate; court also recognized that allowing plaintiffs to question witnesses about the missing evidence amounted to a lesser sanction for spoliation

Nature of Case: ? 1983 claims

Electronic Data Involved: TASER records

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