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Police Encounters Kill Hundreds of Disabled Americans Every Year, ACLU Argues


Offbeat  (tags: Health, Police, Security, Shooting, USA )


- 1545 days ago - rt.com
The American Civil Liberties Union filed an amicus brief arguing that hundreds of disabled Americans are killed in police encounters every year. It was filed in support of a mentally ill woman suing police for shooting her five times.



   

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Teresa W (782)
Saturday March 21, 2015, 9:25 am
outrageous
 

Darren Woolsey (218)
Monday March 23, 2015, 2:30 am
Agree with Teresa. . .

Police don't seem well equipped to deal with the public and rely far too heavily on aggression.
 

Athena F (131)
Monday March 23, 2015, 4:22 am
:(
 
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