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NYPD Use Of Sound Cannons For Crowd Dispersal Can Qualify As Excessive Force, Judge Rules

The NYPD's use of a sound cannon against nonviolent protesters can indeed be considered excessive force, a federal appeals ... nonviolent protesters. The court did not find this argument persuasive. “ ... read more

NYPD sound cannons may be excessive force, judge rules

A lawsuit regarding the New York Police Department’s use of sound cannons can move forward after a federal judge ruled Wednesday that it may be considered a form of excessive force ... number,” Judge ... read more

NYPD must face lawsuit over 'sound cannons' at protests -judge

NEW YORK, June 1 (Reuters) - The New York City Police Department failed to persuade a federal judge to dismiss a lawsuit claiming it used excessive force by employing military-grade sound cannons, whi... read more

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Protester claims cop noise cannon caused him partial hearing loss

Police use LRADs as loudspeakers to give crowds directions and to emit pulsating shrieks that force people to cover their ears and run to escape the noise. "The LRAD is more a sound weapon ... and/or ... read more


California Editorial Rdp

It may sound counterintuitive, but most patients who are hospitalized actually do get better and do go to court ... can all agree that it's a good thing he didn't go into firefighting. Although he's b... read more

Cleveland’s Blame Game Before the Trumpocalypse

Many have noted that Cleveland will be the first city to host a national political convention while its police force is under federal ... rules—no sleeping bags, tents, water guns, tennis balls, aeros... read more

Transcript: Day Three of the Roberts Confirmation Hearings

What I can tell you is that with respect ... quote, "that the federal courts have no business in this field; that American law has always accorded to state the power to prevent, by force if necessary, ... read more

Fired and rehired: Hundreds of officers fired for misconduct returned to policing

The Post's findings illustrate the obstacles local police agencies face in holding their own accountable at a critical moment for policing: President Trump's administration has indicated that the fede... read more

Mucking Out the Justice Department

Extreme positions in cases in federal court will ... Sessions can flip that to require acts of bias, but he may face a revolt. Or at least a lot of leaks. It doesn't get easier. The division led the a... read more

Protesters Sue NYPD Over Use Of Potentially Deafening LRAD Sound Weapon

claiming—among other things—that the police violated their civil rights by using excessive force and preventing them from exercising their rights to free speech, assembly, and expression. The LRAD was ... read more

NYPD must face lawsuit over 'sound cannons' at protests -judge

NEW YORK, June 1 (Reuters) - The New York City Police Department failed to persuade a federal judge to dismiss a lawsuit claiming it used excessive force by employing military-grade sound cannons, whi... read more



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