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Louisiana to Become First State Where Police Superiority is Codified into Law

Originally posted on United States Hypocrisy:
In the wake of yesterday’s acquittal of one of the police officers in Baltimore, Maryland involved in the slaying of Freddie Gray and the non-indictment of another officer in Austin, Texas who shot and…

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… with liberty and justice, for some

Court Rules Police No Longer Have to Release Information about Corrupt Cops to the Public | The Free Thought Project Maryland — In a damning blow to transparency, the Maryland Court of Appeals ruled that information related to police misconduct … Continue reading

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National Bar Association Continues the Call for Justice in Police Excessive Force Cases

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE                 National Bar Association February 24, 2015   communications@nationalbar.org National Bar Association Continues the Call for Justice in Police Excessive Force Cases Across the South, and Throughout the Country WASHINGTON, DC – As President Obama’s Task Force … Continue reading

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Yet another Brit tortured by Dubai police …

Reprieve + 44 (0) 207 553 8166 For immediate release: Mon March 17, 2014 Court hears evidence of Briton’s torture by Dubai police A court in the United Arab Emirates yesterday heard evidence detailing the torture by local police of … Continue reading

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Officers enjoy brutalizing a suspect. (Video)

CBS reports that three of the officers have been placed on leave. http://boston.cbslocal.com/2014/01/07/3-seabrook-nh-police-officers-on-leave-after-video-surfaces/

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Yes, we really got shot at. No, you didn’t imagine it.

How a Texas Cop Who Killed a Double Amputee Holding a Ballpoint Pen Got Away With It | Alternet On October 24, the Houston Police Department  announced the results of its yearlong investigation into the shooting death of  Brian Claunch, a … Continue reading

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Of dissent and despots …

My email to Chicago Mayor Emanuel is several days old … I emailed Oakland Mayor Quan, too, but can’t find where I saved the content. As Oakland’s violence surpassed Chicago’s and critically injured a Mideast Vet, what follows is rather … Continue reading

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