by Lee Enochs
In one of the most egregious examples of the abuse of state authority, a Salt Lake City nurse was manhandled and arrested by the police for refusing to let officers draw blood from an unconscious crash victim. The arrest of nurse Alex Wubbels, was captured on a body camera video that has now been seen by alarmed viewers across the country.
The shocking event transpired July 26, when a unconscious crash victim was admitted to the University of Utah Hospital’s burn unit in a coma. Despite the fact that the comatose patient was not a suspect in the car wreck that killed the other driver, police detectives demanded that nurse Wubbels draw blood from the unconscious patient.
After nurse Wubbels refused, the video clearly shows Salt Lake police Det. Jeff Payne rush over to Wubbels and tells the nurse,