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READ: Democrats Release Legislation To Overhaul Policing
Barbara Sprunt | June 8, 2020
Congressional Democrats have released a wide-ranging proposal aimed at overhauling policing, following outrage over the death of George Floyd and other black Americans killed by police.
Democrats Unveil Police Reform Legislation Amid Protests Nationwide
Claudia Grisales, Susan Davis, Kelsey Snell | June 8, 2020
Congressional Democrats on Monday unveiled the Justice in Policing Act of 2020, which aims to install wide-ranging reforms for police departments across the country. It faces Republican opposition.
De Blasio Promises Cuts To NYPD, Ends NYC Curfew
Austin Horn | June 7, 2020
The call to end the curfew comes a day earlier than previously planned. De Blasio noted that most protesters had been peaceful, and admitted that the NYPD had sometimes overstepped its duty.