Study finds Heavily Armored Police may provoke violence.

By |2014-08-22T18:09:52+00:00August 22nd, 2014|Legal Blog, policebrutality, policemisconduct|

The violence that turns a small-town protest into a fiery national spectacle like the one that has played out this month in Missouri is often unwittingly provoked by police, say researchers at the University of California at Berkeley, reports the San Francisco Chronicle. […]

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Social Media VS. Traditional Media When it Comes to Portraying Police Brutality Victims.

By |2014-08-13T16:48:58+00:00August 13th, 2014|Legal Blog, policebrutality, policenegligence, socialmedia|

If you were shot by police, what sort of profile photo would the media choose? The Root, Mashable and more traditional media outlets are reporting that thousands of young African-Americans are posting twin photos of themselves–one looking good, one looking bad–under the hashtag #IfTheyGunnedMeDown.  […]

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