Robin Eames analyses the events and structures that lead to Jack Kokaua's recent death at the hands of the police on Carillon Avenue.
The recent death of a Brazilian student stunned by a Taser has failed to change perspectives on Tasers as non-lethal alternatives to guns, writes Eleanor Gordon-Smith. The question is not whether they quell crime. For guns, too, quell crime. The question is whether they are truthfully a non-lethal alternative to handgun use.