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Man's lawyer discusses Euclid police's decision to rehire officer in violent video
Posted at 4:49 PM, Oct 22, 2018
and last updated 2019-09-10 14:20:23-04
A man's attorney, whose violent arrest went viral in 2017, spoke out about the Euclid officer getting rehired.
You can watch a video of the press conference here:
An arbitrator ruled in favor of officer Michael Amiott on Monday.
RELATED: Euclid police officer fired after violent viral video gets job back
Amiott was seen punching 25-year-old Richard Hubbard III in a video posted to Facebook Aug. 12, 2017.
Hubbard's attorney Christopher McNeal told us he is "dumbfounded by the decision" to award Amiott his job back.
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