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How a Faked-Evidence Case Against an Ex-N.Y.P.D. Detective Crumbled

The prosecutor in charge repeatedly failed to turn over information to defense attorneys, infuriating a judge, who called the delayed…

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Faked-Evidence Case Fails After Prosecutors Withhold Evidence

The deputy chief of the Manhattan district attorney’s Police Accountability Unit was removed after the case against Joseph Franco collapsed.

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The Police Cannot Be a Law Unto Themselves

In 2020, during the weeks of protest and civil unrest that followed the murder of George Floyd at the hands…

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Initial Police Report on Tyre Nichols Arrest Is Contradicted by Videos

The police report was the latest instance in which video evidence offered a starkly different account of police violence than…

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Tyre Nichols’s Death Proves Yet Again That ‘Elite’ Police Units Are a Disaster

The website of the Memphis Police Department includes an entire section called “Reimagine Policing.” The introduction emphasizes that trust is…

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Tyre Nichols’ Death Proves Yet Again That “Elite” Police Units Are a Disaster

The website of the Memphis Police Department includes an entire section called “Reimagine Policing.” The introduction emphasizes that trust is…

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Your Monday Briefing: The Fallout from a Police Beating

Also, violence is flaring in Israel and the West Bank.

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The Tyre Nichols Video: A Police Beating in Memphis

More from our inbox: An Updated Turing TestThe Decline in Science Breakthroughs‘Wide, Hulking’ Buildings Taking Over Our CitiesCredit...City of MemphisTo…

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Tyre Nichols Beating Opens a Complex Conversation on Race and Policing

The five officers charged with the murder of the young Black man are also Black, complicating the anguish and efforts…

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Video of Memphis Officers Beating Tyre Nichols Elicits Widespread Horror

As public officials and others condemned the actions they viewed, initial reactions from protesters around the country were largely peaceful.

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