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Police Reform

Police Reform in Congress [Video]

Leslie begins the show with her ‘Ripped from the Headlines’ news segment.Here are the stories she covers during the segment:1. ASSOCIATED PRESS: “Gaza militants, Israel trade new rocket fire and airstrikes”2. AXIOS: “FDA authorizes Pfizer COVID vaccine for 12- to 15-year-olds”3. ASSOCIATED PRESS: “AP-NORC poll: Biden approval buoyed by his pandemic response”4. AXIOS: “HHS restores Obama-era transgender health care protections”Leslie is then joined by Atiba Madyun, President/CEO of The Madyun Group, a government relations firm based in Washington, DC, as well as Party Politics US, a data collection firm that not only gathers data from American voters but also engages with young people to educate them on public policy. Leslie and Atiba discuss police reform, including the tentative bipartisan agreement reached in Congress on no-knock warrants, banning chokeholds (except in life threatening situations), and limits on Defense Department equipment sent to Police.Atiba Madyun is the former Division Director of the National Black Caucus of State Legislators, as well as the author of the novel ‘Saving Grace,’ which is available for purchase on Amazon in paperback and Kindle.His website is AtibaMadyun.com and his Twitter handle is @AtibaMadyun.

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Court Watch

Criminal Lawyer Updates on Derek Chauvin: Fed Case & Appeal, Pop Smoke’s Killers, & Lil Mosey’s Case [Video]

Criminal Lawyer Bruce Rivers Provides an Update of Derek Chauvin’s New Federal Indictment, Pop Smoke’s Murder, and Lil Mosey’s Criminal Sexual Conduct Case. Patreon: patreon.com/CriminallawyerreactsProducer: Michael Rivers Instagram: @Michaelhrivers Instagram: @CLRBruceRivers https://www.instagram.com/clrbruceriv…​Twitter: @BruceRiversCLRIntro Song by Jaylap from CRAM CRAM Soundcloud: soundcloud.com/xxcramxxInstagram: @jaylappMerch is available now at: teespring.com/shop/bruce-never-lackin-rivers-shYou can find Bruce Rivers on Facebook here:www.facebook.com/RiversLawOffice/ Business Inquiries: Criminallawyerreacts@gmail.comRivers Law Firm, P.A., www.riverslawyers.com

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Police Reform

Opinion: The problem with Gov. Larry Hogan’s pardon for lynching victims [Video]

Maryland Gov. Larry Hogan wasn’t wrong to recognize the power and importance of local action in working toward reparations. But Hogan’s racial moderation — pardoning lynching victims while vetoing police reform measures — insults the intelligence of Black people by seeking reconciliation on the cheap, says Peniel Joseph.

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Protest and Activism

Filmmaker announces lawsuit against Los Angeles, LAPD uncle over projectile wounds during protest [Video]

Jamal Shakir Jr. is suing the city of Los Angeles and his uncle, an LAPD officer, who allegedly ordered him to be shot with projectiles during a BLM protest downtown last summer.Subscribe to FOX 11 Los Angeles: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCHfF8wFnipMeDpJf8OmMxDg?sub_confirmation=1Watch FOX 11 Los Angeles Live: https://www.foxla.com/liveFOX 11 delivers breaking news, live events, undercover investigations, police chases, true crime files, business news, celebrities and entertainment on Good Day LA (GDLA) and local stories from Los Angeles, Long Beach, Pasadena and across the nation.Watch more FOX 11 on YouTube:Police Chases: https://bit.ly/3t2xQqcFunny Moments: https://bit.ly/3cbbFXXCelebrity Interviews: https://bit.ly/38kakg8Archives: https://bit.ly/30qtxsoDownload the FOX 11 News app: https://www.foxla.com/appsDownload the FOX 11 Weather app: https://www.foxla.com/appsFollow FOX 11 Los Angeles on Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/fox11la/Follow FOX 11 Los Angeles on Twitter: https://twitter.com/foxla/Follow FOX 11 Los Angeles on Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/foxla/Subscribe to the FOX 11 newsletter: https://www.foxla.com/email