This civil rights action was brought by the family of a man who died of asphyxiation after being placed in handcuffs by officers of the City of Plano, Texas.   After the case was dismissed by the trial court, Dezsi took the matter up on appeal to the Fifth Circuit Court of Appeals in New Orleans and won a reversal and reinstatement of the case.  The City of Plano settled the case after Dezsi won the appeal.

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