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What is Probable Cause? | Fourth Amendment

The recent epidemic of police violence aroused my interest in the law. My interest peaked when I noted specific instances of police officers making medical decisions. 865 more words

Failure To Listen

In the Matter of a warrant for all content and other information associated with the email account xxxxx@gmail.com maintain at premises controlled by Google, Inc. July 2014 (S.D.N.Y.)

* This is a magistrate’s written opinion, and has not yet withstood appellate scrutiny.  However the issues presented are important for future search warrant requests, and for general legal considerations in our cases. 1,124 more words

Defenses

Johnny Law and You: 10 Simple Rules for Police Encounters

When I was a kid, “The Talk” meant something different. It meant a father telling his son or a mother telling a daughter about the birds and the bees, a necessary education that all parents should give their children about human sexuality when they reached a certain age. 1,906 more words

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Johnny Law and You: 10 Simple Rules for Police Encounters

When I was a kid, “The Talk” meant something different. It meant a father telling his son or a mother telling a daughter about the birds and the bees, a necessary education that all parents should give their children about human sexuality when they reached a certain age. 1,906 more words

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The Trial of Mike Brown

Last week, I wrote about what I call the “color of life.” Specifically, I explored how we as a society draw conclusions about the death of a victim… 1,350 more words

A Decade-Long Record of a Newark Police Department Seemingly Decades Out Of Time

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Prisons are but one step in the criminal justice machine. After the division and disciplining brought by a society of economic inequality, the next most abrupt interaction for U.S. 2,982 more words

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