Taser

TASER is a brand for electroshock weapons (conductive electrical weapon or CEW) sold by Taser International. A TASER CEW uses electrical current to disrupt voluntary control of muscles causing `neuromuscular incapacitation`. Someone struck by a Taser experiences stimulation of his or her sensory nerves and motor nerves, resulting in strong invol.....
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Taser

(from the article `Law, Crime, and Law Enforcement`) Doubts were expressed about the safety of the nonlethal Taser stun gun, which fires two darts that deliver a debilitating 50,000-v electrical charge ... Electronic technologies include the stun gun, which delivers an electric charge that causes muscle spasms, pain, and incapacitation,...
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