Police

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The White House is backing off a May 25 deadline to pass police reform legislation, leaving timing up to lawmakers who are still engaged in bipartisan negotiations in both chambers of Congress. ...
The New York Police Department opened a hate-crime investigation into the assault in Manhattan’s Times Square on Thursday night. ...
Rep. Mondaire Jones says it’s “unfortunate” qualified immunity is a sticking point in the effort to pass the George Floyd Justice in Policing Act in the Senate: “What is going to deter officers in a meaningful way from engaging in the misconduct that is on the public conscience right now?” ...
An anonymous letter that originated with Rep. Jamie Raskin’s office claims Capitol Police officers are upset with Republican leaders. ...

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