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FOP blames staffing issue as part of cause for escaped prisoner at LMDC

Louisville Metro Council president David James said he just learned about the staffing issues at Metro Corrections on Tuesday."It still ...
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Louisville's next interim police chief promises access as she works to restore trust

Louisville Metro Police's next interim chief says that after she's sworn in ... Gentry will be the first woman ever ...
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LMPD Chief Testifies on Protests: 'Those Nights Haunt Me to This Day'

LOUISVILLE, Ky. — In a committee meeting that spanned four hours Monday, Metro Council members finally heard the long-awaited testimony ...
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Power, Propaganda And What Justice Might Look Like For Breonna Taylor

Inside, the Louisville Metro Council has just voted unanimously to pass Breonna's Law, an ordinance banning police use of no-knock ...
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Interim LMPD chief said arrest of Kentucky state Rep. Attica Scott under review

LOUISVILLE, Ky. ... During his Metro Council testimony on Monday, he said the county attorney is reviewing Scott's case and ...
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Interim LMPD police chief hit with questions about partnership with Fischer administration

... chief of the Louisville Metro Police Department, who is set to retire in just a few days, spent more ...
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A Timeline of What's Happened Since Breonna Taylor Was Killed by Police on March 13

23, outrage around the lack of justice in the case grew when Kentucky ... June 11: All 26 members of ...
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How To Support Racial Justice, Diversity and Activism This Week In Louisville (9/28)

—“Metro Council ends use of force by Louisville Metro Police Department. Police shootings are gun violence.” —“A local, civilian community ...
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Kentucky Native George Clooney Slams State's Justice System After Breonna Taylor Verdict

In June, Louisville's Metro Council unanimously passed Breonna's Law, banning the Louisville Metro Police Department from using no-knock search ...
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Metro Council president says LMPD interim chief will testify in city probe following appeals court …

LOUISVILLE, Ky. (WDRB) -- The Kentucky Court of Appeals has denied a request by interim Louisville Metro Police Chief Robert ...
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FOP blames staffing issue as part of cause for escaped prisoner at LMDC

Louisville Metro Council president David James said he just learned about the staffing issues at Metro Corrections on Tuesday."It still ...
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Louisville's next interim police chief promises access as she works to restore trust

Louisville Metro Police's next interim chief says that after she's sworn in ... Gentry will be the first woman ever ...
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LMPD Chief Testifies on Protests: 'Those Nights Haunt Me to This Day'

LOUISVILLE, Ky. — In a committee meeting that spanned four hours Monday, Metro Council members finally heard the long-awaited testimony ...
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Power, Propaganda And What Justice Might Look Like For Breonna Taylor

Inside, the Louisville Metro Council has just voted unanimously to pass Breonna's Law, an ordinance banning police use of no-knock ...
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Interim LMPD chief said arrest of Kentucky state Rep. Attica Scott under review

LOUISVILLE, Ky. ... During his Metro Council testimony on Monday, he said the county attorney is reviewing Scott's case and ...
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Interim LMPD police chief hit with questions about partnership with Fischer administration

... chief of the Louisville Metro Police Department, who is set to retire in just a few days, spent more ...
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A Timeline of What's Happened Since Breonna Taylor Was Killed by Police on March 13

23, outrage around the lack of justice in the case grew when Kentucky ... June 11: All 26 members of ...
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How To Support Racial Justice, Diversity and Activism This Week In Louisville (9/28)

—“Metro Council ends use of force by Louisville Metro Police Department. Police shootings are gun violence.” —“A local, civilian community ...
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Kentucky Native George Clooney Slams State's Justice System After Breonna Taylor Verdict

In June, Louisville's Metro Council unanimously passed Breonna's Law, banning the Louisville Metro Police Department from using no-knock search ...
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Metro Council president says LMPD interim chief will testify in city probe following appeals court …

LOUISVILLE, Ky. (WDRB) -- The Kentucky Court of Appeals has denied a request by interim Louisville Metro Police Chief Robert ...
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Grand Jury Decision In Breonna Taylor Case Raises Further Questions About No-Knock Warrants

Protests continued through the weekend in Louisville, Kentucky, after a grand ... In June, the Louisville Metro Council passed Breonna's ...
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Expert Weighs in on Adding Social Workers to LMPD

While it may not be the exact same as what Louisville will do, we can see the ... Fischer said ...
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With Breonna Taylor protests, COVID-19 and record homicides, Louisville police are in crisis

Metro Council President David James, a former police officer, said he knows officers are under “a tremendous amount of stress.” ...
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After Breonna Taylor death, Cincinnati, other cities and states, look to ban no-knock warrants

... shooting of Breonna Taylor in Louisville by the Louisville Metro police department. And Mayor John Cranley said at the ...
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'Let this sink into your hollow skull': Rihanna condemns Daniel Cameron over Breonna Taylor …

Rihanna has criticised Daniel Cameron, Kentucky's attorney general, over his ... There were also protests in Taylor's hometown of Louisville, ...
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Local groups say it's time to talk about reparations and what they really mean

Parks has submitted a reparations resolution to the Louisville Metro Council that not only calls on the city to apologize ...
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Editorial: Justice for Breonna transcends grand jury. It's time to channel anger into change

The Louisville Metro Council passed Breonna's Law on June 11, which bans "no-knock" search warrants that allow police to enter ...
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Protests, COVID-19, record homicides: Louisville police feeling pressure from many sides

Metro Council President David James, a former police officer, said he knows officers are under "a tremendous amount of stress." ...
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Attica Scott biography: 13 things about black politician, activist from Louisville, Kentucky

In 2011, the Louisville Metro Council selected her to replace Judy Green, who was removed from the council due to ...
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Protest & Vigil for Breonna Taylor in Somerville & Hillsborough

... death suit against the police on April 27; on June 11, the Louisville Metro Council passed "Breonna's Law," which ...
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BLM Louisville Reinforces Its Demands Following Breonna Taylor Decision

Metro Council ends the use of force by Louisville Metro Police Department (a. Police shootings are gun violence); A local, ...
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Transcript: Into Injustice for Breonna Taylor

The Louisville Metro Police Department had received court approval for this type of ... I keyed in on some members ...
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Can police in Oklahoma use no-knock warrants?

A no-knock warrant led to police in Louisville, Kentucky killing Breonna Taylor ... The Louisville Metro Council unanimously passed a ...
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Louisville police commander relieved of duties after derogatory email made public

Her email comes as the LMPD faces continued criticism from the public and Metro Council officials about their response to ...
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Rep. Attica Scott 'Offended, Disgusted' By Felony Rioting Charges

She also previously served on Louisville Metro Council. Scott said her arrest is another instance of Louisville police responding poorly ...
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Breonna's Law author charged with same level felony as cop who “blindly” fired into Taylor's home

The Louisville Metro Council already approved a similar bill banning no-knock warrants. "The bill that I have filed, Breonna's Law ...
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Charles Barkley dismisses the 'Defund the Police' movement: 'Who are black people supposed to …

The use of no-knock warrants has since been banned by Louisville's Metro Council. Read Next. Read full story ... Google ...
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LMPD Chief Schroeder appeals ruling that he testify before Metro Council on Monday

LOUISVILLE, Ky. (WDRB) -- Louisville Metro Police Interim Chief Robert Schroeder is appealing a Jefferson County judge's ruling that he ...
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What to know about state Rep. Attica Scott's arrest at Louisville protest for Breonna Taylor

Louisville Metro recently passed a law banning such warrants in the city. Scott previously served four years as a member ...
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Rev. Jesse Jackson: Now is the time for Louisville to stand up and not 'waste a good crisis'

Instead, the Kentucky General Assembly and Louisville Metro Council should advance legislative agendas that demonstrate the true recognition of ...
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Forty Under 40: Lonita Baker

... as a public defender, criminal prosecutor — including serving as a supervising attorney — and as a legal adviser ...
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Police arrest 24, including Kentucky State Rep. Attica Scott, during Louisville protests Thursday

It also calls for officers' body cameras to be turned on five minutes before and after serving a warrant. The ...
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Kentucky State Rep. Attica Scott among protesters arrested near church in downtown Louisville

The Louisville Metro Council already banned no-knock warrants in Louisville after Taylor's death. Copyright 2020 Scripps Media, Inc. All rights ...
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Protesters Hit Philadelphia Streets Again Thursday Following Breonna Taylor Decision, Briefly …

The protests come after a Kentucky grand jury indicted a single former ... of no-knock warrants has since been banned ...
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Chicago police union president says Dem pols spread 'false' Breonna Taylor narrative to boost …

The use of no-knock warrants was subsequently banned by Louisville's Metro Council. The warrant used was connected to a suspect ...
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What Comes After the Breonna Taylor Announcement?

What You Need To Know. Protesters do not plan to stop in Louisville; The LMPD, Metro Council, Mayor's office and ...
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Who is Kenneth Walker?

According to a court document Commonwealth of Kentucky vs Kenneth ... from the incident after hearing from the community and ...
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Fremont : #Taketheknee for #BreonnaTaylor,Adopt Breonna Law

June 11. The Louisville, Kentucky, Metro Council unanimously passes Breonna's Law.case: ... The Louisville Metro Police Department fires Hankison. Google ...
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Fremont : #Taketheknee for #BreonnaTaylor #BLM-Virtual

The Louisville, Kentucky, Metro Council unanimously passes Breonna's Law.case: Breonna's Law passed to ban no-knock warrants. The new law ...
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Breonna Taylor protests: Seattle police officer 'filmed rolling bike over demonstrator's head'

The use of no-knock warrants has since been banned by Louisville's Metro Council. Kenneth Walker, Taylor's boyfriend, told police he ...
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A Look at the Other Ongoing Breonna Taylor Investigations

Louisville Metro Council's Investigation. Louisville Metro Council is looking at everything that happened the night Taylor was fatally shot. Wed ...
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Two Louisville Officers Recovering From Gunshot Wounds

Louisville Metro Police Department Major Aubrey Gregory and Officer ... response to protests and testified about it before Metro Council ...
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2 Louisville officers shot at protest — including an LMPD major — will recover, chief says

2 Louisville officers shot at protest — including an LMPD major — will ... The two Louisville Metro Police Department ...
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M4BL: Breonna Taylor Decision “Egregious” Miscarriage of Justice

(4) Metro Council ends use of force by Louisville Metro Police Department. (A) Police shootings are gun violence. (5) A ...
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Every NFL Player to Speak Out Over Breonna Taylor Verdict

... by Louisville Metro Council—in an anti-narcotics raid on her apartment. ... The verdict sparked protests in Louisville, where two ...
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Two Police Officers Shot During Protests Over Breonna Taylor Verdict

The use of no-knock warrants has since been banned by Louisville's Metro Council. Cameron's office had been receiving materials from ...
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2 police officers shot amid protests in Louisville in stable condition, 1 suspect in custody

A spokesman for the Louisville Metropolitan Police Department issued a brief ... Louisville Metro Police officers entered her home on ...
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March protesting outcome of Breonna Taylor investigation takes place in Nashville

A Kentucky grand jury on Wednesday indicted one police officer for ... use of no-knock warrants has since been banned ...
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Police officers not charged for killing Breonna Taylor

The use of no-knock warrants has since been banned by Louisville's Metro Council. “According to Kentucky law, the use of ...
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NBA, WNBA players dismayed by lack of charges in Breonna Taylor case

Since Taylor's death, the use of no-knock warrants has been banned by Louisville's Metro Council. And on Sept. 15, following ...
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