Louisville police officers cleared of criminal charges in Breonna Taylor death

Posted on AllSides September 23rd, 2020
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Two white policemen who fired into the apartment of Breonna Taylor, a Black medical worker, will not be prosecuted for her death because their use of force was justified, but a third was charged with endangering her neighbors, Kentucky’s attorney general said on Wednesday. Attorney General Daniel Cameron announced the Louisville grand jury’s decision at a news conference as protesters against racial injustice and police brutality massed in the streets of Kentucky’s largest city.

Former Detective Brett Hankison was indicted on three counts of wanton endangerment in the first degree,...

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