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Amy Cooper is facing a criminal charge for calling the police on a Black bird watcher, but the victim believes she’s already ‘paid a steep price’ and won’t cooperate with prosecutors

More than 44 million people have viewed the video of Amy Cooper, a white woman, calling the police on May 25 to report an “African-American man” who she claims was threatening her. The man in question was Christian Cooper, a 57-year-old bird watcher, who merely asked Amy Cooper to leash […]
Amy Cooper is facing a criminal charge for calling the police on a Black bird watcher, but the victim believes she’s already ‘paid a steep price’ and won’t cooperate with prosecutors
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It’s a bad week to be named Amy Cooper

Several women named Amy Cooper have found themselves on the receiving end of online hate this week. People have mistaken those women for the Amy Cooper who called the police on a Central Park bird-watcher. Two women named Amy Cooper told Insider that when the messages started rolling in, they […]
It’s a bad week to be named Amy Cooper