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Breonna Taylor grand jurors say there was an ‘uproar’ when they realized officers wouldn’t be charged with her death

Breonna Taylor grand jurors say there was an ‘uproar’ when they realized officers wouldn’t be charged with her death

Two grand jurors who heard the Kentucky Attorney General’s Office presentation of the Breonna Taylor case say prosecutors were dismissive of their questions and that there was an “uproar” when jurors realized Louisville police officers wouldn’t be charged with Taylor’s death. The grand jurors — who are choosing to remain anonymous, citing security concerns —…MORE

Jerry Falwell Jr. sues Liberty University for defamation

Jerry Falwell Jr. sues Liberty University for defamation

Jerry Falwell Jr., who resigned as president of Liberty University in August after a sex scandal and other controversies, is now suing the evangelical school for defamation and breach of contract. The suit was filed Wednesday in the Circuit Court for Lynchburg, the Virginia city that Liberty calls home. Falwell Jr. is attempting to seal…MORE

The NYPD will have a Black woman as its chief of patrol for the first time

The NYPD will have a Black woman as its chief of patrol for the first time

The New York Police Department, the largest police force in the country, has appointed a Black woman to be its chief of patrol. That makes her not only the first African-American woman but the first woman ever to hold the seat that manages most of the department’s uniformed officers patrolling the city. The announcement came…MORE

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