SAHRC faces flack over Tatane finding
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In November, the SAHRC found police had used “excessive force” and violated many of Tatane's rights, including his right to protest and his right to life. The police ministry is challenging this. ANC MP John Jeffery said it was unthinkable that the …

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California lawmakers latest to consider limits for cops in schools
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Fresh data just obtained by the Center shows that L.A. Unified's tickets have fallen sharply, driven mostly by a drop in daytime-curfew and tardiness violations. Between January and March, only about 60 students were ticketed …. Making changes. In …

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Our Friend, the Photo Cop
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The civil rights argument falls apart. Enough police: Drive around a city. How many intersections are routinely monitored by police? There aren't enough to prevent the violations, and they've got more substantial violations to monitor and investigate …

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Gov. Haslam no closer to decision on 'ag-gag' bill
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The Tennessee Republican told reporters after an unrelated event in Smyrna that he had not received a copy of Senate Bill 1248, which requires anyone who photographs or videos animal abuse to turn their footage over to police within 48 hours. Violators …

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Pennsylvania Town Plan to Curb 'Disorderly Conduct' Includes Evicting Battered …
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Watch and learn, America: The Norristown police notified a woman whose boyfriend assaulted her that she was being evicted for the crime of disturbing the peace by being assaulted too many times. From the ACLU: … They also violate the federal Violence …

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James Holmes' Lawyers Hint At Possible Insanity Plea Despite His Objections
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Holmes' lawyers say overlapping elements of Colorado laws on insanity pleas and the death penalty could violate his protection against self-incrimination, his right to present evidence in his own defense and other provisions of the U.S. and state …

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Car burglary suspect caught on camera
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Car burglary suspect caught on camera. Images. Deputies searching for the Ford Taurus that was used by the suspect. … Police say the suspect they are looking for is a Hispanic male. They say he could be driving an early 2000's model Ford Taurus.

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Surveillance camera films jewelry store burglary (story, video)
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APPLETON — Police are looking for the public's help in identifying a jewelry store burglar caught on surveillance camera in Appleton. Police say the burglary occurred around 2:20 a.m. March 28 at Scanlan Jewelers, 2031 E Calumet St. A man can be seen …

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Men caught on camera during espresso stand burglary
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Two men were caught on camera breaking into an espresso stand last month. Police said the burglary occurred at 4:30 a.m. on March 29 at the stand in the 3100 block of Lakewood Road near Stanwood. (See the video below). Video shows the men breaking …

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