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Wednesday | via Courthouse News Service
With news coverage and public scrutiny at an all-time high due to a barrage of officer-involved shootings and killings around the country, several states are scrambling to define the legality of filming police officers in public places. In the last month, Colorado and California lawmakers have introduced bills protecting citizens who film police officers in public from harassment or confiscation of their devices by police without a warrant. Comment?
Friday Mar 20 | via The San Diego Union-Tribune
This frame grab from a Twitter post from @OccupyWallStNYC shows a news photo of a New York City police officer wielding a baton during an Occupy Wall Street action in New York. The photo was posted in response to a Twitter request by the NYPD to offer up feel-good photos of people posing with police officers. Comment?
Feb 24, 2015 | via Switched
Homeboy Industries provides job training and gives ex-gang members jobs in places such as its cafe or grocery store. From 1988 to 1998 -- known to some as the "decade of death" -- close to a thousand people per year were killed in Los Angeles . Comment?
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