UofT student suing Toronto police for $1.6M after he was allegedly Tasered with an officer’s knee on his neck

A police officer’s knee was pinned against the neck of a University of Toronto student

January 15, 2023

A police officer’s knee was pinned against the neck of a University of Toronto student as he was repeatedly Tasered on the ground with his hands behind his head before his identification proved what he had told police – they had the wrong man, a statement of claim says.