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Point/Counterpoint: Rand Paul, Death, and Taxes

Kentucky Senator Rand Paul has been criticized by progressive commentators over the past weeks for his remarks on the Eric Garner case, who was choked to death by police in New York City after having resisted their harassment.  728 more words

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Nassau County police investigate man for marijuana, find gun on him

HICKSVILLE, Long Island (PIX11) — Police arrested a man on Long Island after they discovered a gun on him while investigating him for marijuana possession Saturday night. 179 more words

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What to do when confronted or stopped by police

I decided to write this article today due to the large misconception of police tactics and a presumed injustice in America. These tips will help you minimize or eliminate a negative confrontation with Law Enforcement.  1,122 more words

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40% of "resisting arrest" cases in NYC come from just 5% of the force


Photo courtesy of the Garner family

In the wake of Eric Garner’s death, the head of the NYC Patrolmen’s Benevolent Association, a police interest group, blamed Garner: “You cannot resist arrest, that’s a crime.” But it’s not a crime that most police officers often file reports about.

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Brown and Garner - Tales of Bad Decisions

Both Michael Brown and Eric Garner died due to a series of bad decisions.  One was clearly the fault of the criminal, Brown, the other is not so clear cut.   701 more words

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