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Demonstrators in Louisville rallied peacefully at Kentucky attorney general’s home on the 150th day of Breonna Taylor protests

Peaceful demonstrators marched to Kentucky Attorney General Daniel Cameron’s house on Saturday, marking the 150th day of protests for Breonna Taylor, according to the Louisville Courier-Journal. Around 100 protesters rallied without any arrests, despite an encounter with officers in riot gear. “The more that comes out with the case, the […]
Demonstrators in Louisville rallied peacefully at Kentucky attorney general’s home on the 150th day of Breonna Taylor protests
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Details of how the grand jury didn’t indict any officers for Breonna Taylor’s death are being made public after a juror broke ranks and attacked the Kentucky AG

Daniel Cameron, Kentucky’s attorney general, said he will release recordings of the grand jury proceedings into the death of Breonna Taylor, where no officers were charged over her death. Grand juries usually act in secret. Cameron had previously refused to release the recordings from this one. But he said on […]
Details of how the grand jury didn’t indict any officers for Breonna Taylor’s death are being made public after a juror broke ranks and attacked the Kentucky AG
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New aftermath footage of police raid that killed Breonna Taylor shows Louisville officers violating investigation policies

Bodycam footage and investigation files obtained by VICE News show some of the Louisville Metro Police Department officers who fired shots during the drug raid that killed Breonna Taylor violating departmental rules. The footage shows three involved officers wandering the scene unescorted, violating a departmental policy that requires involved officers […]
New aftermath footage of police raid that killed Breonna Taylor shows Louisville officers violating investigation policies
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33 states still regularly allow the kind of police raid that killed Breonna Taylor

In the wake of Breonna Taylor’s death, Louisville banned its police department from conducting no-knock raids. But most cities and states nationwide still allow no-knock or knock-and-announce searches. Experts have estimated that police carry out 20,000 no-knock raids across the US each year. There’s no nationwide database that tracks them […]
33 states still regularly allow the kind of police raid that killed Breonna Taylor
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Community leaders and activists in Louisville, Kentucky, call for action after the disappointment of charges in Breonna Taylor’s case

One officer involved in the police shooting of Breonna Taylor will face criminal charges and two will not, a grand jury announced on Wednesday. Former Louisville Metro Police Department Detective Brett Hankison was charged with three counts of first-degree wanton endangerment for shooting into her neighbour’s apartment. Neither Sgt. Jonathan […]
Community leaders and activists in Louisville, Kentucky, call for action after the disappointment of charges in Breonna Taylor’s case
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The only charges in the Breonna Taylor case are for shooting into her neighbour’s apartment, not for killing her

A grand jury in Louisville, Kentucky, indicted former police officer Brett Hankison on three counts of first-degree “wanton endangerment.” The charges are only for shooting into a neighbouring apartment, not for shooting Breonna Taylor in her own, as the Louisville Courier-Journal first reported. The grand jury decided against charging Hankison […]
The only charges in the Breonna Taylor case are for shooting into her neighbour’s apartment, not for killing her
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