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So this week was jam-packed and you might have missed some important @NAACP_LDF news and action items.
Why do police officers seem to have little accountability for killing unarmed African Americans? One reason is the defense of “qualified immunity.” This week we joined an amicus brief with groups from across the ideological spectrum asking the SCOTUS to review this doctrine.
You can read the brief here. supremecourt.gov/DocketPDF/18/1…
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“If you have burglaries that are not solved, if you see anybody black walking through our streets and they have somewhat of a record, arrest them so we can pin them for all the burglaries”

Police chief told cops to frame random black people to boost stats
miamiherald.com/news/local/cri…
“You’re not supposed to be here. This is a good neighborhood"

White woman calls cops on black man for listening to yoga CD in his car rawstory.com/?p=1313687
University of Louisville announced that the school's football stadium will no longer carry the Papa John's name after founder John Schnatter admitted to using the n-word during a conference call wlky.com/article/ap-pap…
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