Man who opposed Deschutes County Sheriff in 2016 election now suing him

The man who opposed the Deschutes County Sheriff in the 2016 election is now suing the victor.

Former Deschutes County sheriff’s deputy Eric Kozowski filed a nearly 3-and-a-half-million million dollar lawsuit against Sheriff Shane Nelson.

Nelson fired Kozowski a little more than a year after the election.

Kozowksi says  he was wrongly discharged.

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