Search

10 results, sorted by relevance | sort by date
What Killed Michael Clark?
The official Travis Co. autopsy doesn't tell the whole story
"...extreme physical activity due to PCP and cocaine induced excited delirium." (As a consequence of "sickling," or collapsing, red..."

Dec. 2, 2005 News Feature by Jordan Smith

Taser International Bleeding Money
Taser gun maker's profits drop 98% in 2005
"...restrain from using the weapon on suspects exhibiting so-called "excited delirium" – an agitated and paranoid state commonly associated..."

March 10, 2006 News Feature by Jordan Smith

APD's Michael Clark Video
Footage documents events that led to Michael Clark's death
"...extreme physical activity due to PCP and cocaine induced excited delirium"; that is, that Clark became so agitated from..."

Feb. 24, 2006 News Feature by Jordan Smith

Michael Clark Autopsy Update
Taser effects expert and former San Diego Co., Calif., EMS medical director concludes Clark was killed as a result of intravascular sickling caused by overexertion tied to drug use – a conclusion that closely mirrors that of Travis Co. Deputy Medical Examiner Elizabeth Peacock.
"...triggered by a PCP-induced state of agitation known as "excited delirium." Notably, Peacock excluded absolutely any external contributing causes..."

April 14, 2006 News Feature by Jordan Smith

Off the Hook
Travis Co. grand jury declines to indict seven Austin Police officers involved in September altercation that ended with in-custody death of Michael Clark
"..."massive intravascular sickling" brought on by PCP and cocaine-induced "excited delirium." Interestingly, Peacock also concluded that neither the Taser..."

Jan. 13, 2006 News Feature by Jordan Smith

AJC Initiatives
"...• Stop classifying certain symptoms as "excited delirium" unless the diagnosis is recognized as a genuine..."

Nov. 4, 2016 News Feature

Officer Who Killed Teen Fired
Joseph family's attorney calls the decision a "good first step"
"...• Substance Induced Excited Delirium (a standard that dictates the ways in which..."

March 25, 2016 News Feature by Chase Hoffberger

Acevedo Speaks About Freeman Termination
Police chief says officer violated APD policies in shooting teen
"...Resistance; Determining the Objective Reasonableness of Force; Substance Induced Excited Delirium (a standard that dictates the ways in which..."

March 21, 2016 News Post by Chase Hoffberger

Clark Autopsy Released – APD and Tasers Exonerated?
Questions – and lawsuits – still linger over Taser use
"...with extreme physical activity due to PCP and cocaine-induced excited delirium. He carried the sickle cell gene from one..."

Nov. 4, 2005 News Feature by Michael King

Dance Fever
Sundance 2000: The year of "dot-comming," short films, female athletes, and the feverish race for the next big thing.
"...Sundance Film Festival 2000. Always there's the anguish and delirium that accompany any festival: the pleasure of planning out..."

Feb. 4, 2000 Screens Feature by Marjorie Baumgarten

NEWSLETTERS
One click gets you all the newsletters listed below

Breaking news, arts coverage, and daily events

Can't keep up with happenings around town? We can help.

Austin's queerest news and events

Updates for SXSW 2019

All questions answered (satisfaction not guaranteed)

Information is power. Support the free press, so we can support Austin.   Support the Chronicle