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Ex-Police Officer Involved in Rodney King Beating Sentenced for DUI

Ex-Police Officer Involved in Rodney King Beating Sentenced for DUI

A former Los Angeles police sergeant who went to prison for beating black motorist Rodney King has been sentenced after pleading no contest to driving under th [...]

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Coppell Police Chief Addresses Policing And George Floyd Death, Says Little Has Changed Since Rodney King Beating Almost 30 Years Ago

Coppell Police Chief Addresses Policing And George Floyd Death, Says Little Has Changed Since Rodney King Beating Almost 30 Years Ago

"Make no mistake, the vast majority of police officers are good people, but there are too many wearing the uniform who should not be," said Chief Danny Barton.

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Los Angeles Has Seen This Before The beating of Rodney King in 1991 and the Watts riots in 1965 made the city America’s reference point for racial unrest.

Los Angeles Has Seen This Before The beating of Rodney King in 1991 and the Watts riots in 1965 made the city America’s reference point for racial unrest.

For city and county officials in Los Angeles struggling to contain the violence, the trauma of 1992 never fully healed and has rarely been far from mind in rec [...]

Read full article: Los Angeles Has Seen This Before The bea...→
Insurrection Act: Can Trump legally send soldiers to police U.S. cities?

Insurrection Act: Can Trump legally send soldiers to police U.S. cities?

The Insurrection Act hasn’t been invoked since 1992, during the riots in Los Angeles that followed the acquittal of four white police officers in the beating o [...]

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This Day in History: April 29

This Day in History: April 29

Aretha Franklin’s cover of Otis Redding’s “Respect” is released as a single by Atlantic Records; A jury in Simi Valley, Calif., acquits four Los Angeles police [...]

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Streaming Revolution: Protesters Make Point With Viral Clips

Streaming Revolution: Protesters Make Point With Viral Clips

Hundreds of protesters marched up Manhattan’s Fifth Avenue last week, their signs and chants demanding police reform captured from within their ranks by dozens [...]

Read full article: Streaming Revolution: Protesters Make Po...→
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Ann Coulter: On the Other Hand, There’s Rodney King...

Ann Coulter: On the Other Hand, There’s Rodney King...

One reason some of us are waiting for all the facts is that we suspect the media may not be extra scrupulous in cases that give them the opportunity to wail ab [...]

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In Los Angeles, the Ghosts of Rodney King and Watts Rise Again

In Los Angeles, the Ghosts of Rodney King and Watts Rise Again

Los Angeles has been one of America’s reference points for racial unrest. This time protesters are bringing their anger to the people they say need to hear it [...]

Read full article: In Los Angeles, the Ghosts of Rodney Kin...→
Trump considering a move to invoke Insurrection Act

Trump considering a move to invoke Insurrection Act

It would be the first time the Act to deploy U.S. troops is invoked since the 1992 Rodney King protests.

Read full article: Trump considering a move to invoke Insur...→
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Knicks great Bernard King has biopic in works with filmmaker who looked up to him

Knicks great Bernard King has biopic in works with filmmaker who looked up to him

Producer Rodney Henry reunited with Knicks legend Bernard King at a charity event in 2017 while King was finishing his memoirs. Henry reminded King that as a B [...]

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Jim Newton: Rodney King’s beating provides a road map for investigating police misconduct

Jim Newton: Rodney King’s beating provides a road map for investigating police misconduct

So, which is it? Are police officers who commit misconduct simply “bad apples” scattered among the 99% of good cops? Or is their behavior symptomatic of a deep [...]

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Craig Hodges told Michael Jordan, Magic Johnson to boycott Game 1 of 1991 NBA Finals after act of police brutality on Rodney King

Craig Hodges told Michael Jordan, Magic Johnson to boycott Game 1 of 1991 NBA Finals after act of police brutality on Rodney King

Former Chicago Bulls player Craig Hodges, a teammate of NBA legend Michael Jordan, was always known to be outspoken during his playing days, and even now durin [...]

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“I’m Just Not Afraid Anymore” USD Grad David Fizdale Among NBA Coaches Seeking Change

“I’m Just Not Afraid Anymore” USD Grad David Fizdale Among NBA Coaches Seeking Change

The emotions David Fizdale has felt in recent weeks are ones he is familiar with. “The first part of it was just utter sadness.” The former University of San D [...]

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LAPD Detective Commits Suicide in Lobby

A veteran Los Angeles police detective who testified at the Rodney King trial killed herself after walking into the lobby of a suburban sheriff’s station, auth [...]

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Ex-Police Officer Involved in Rodney King Beating Sentenced for DUI

Ex-Police Officer Involved in Rodney King Beating Sentenced for DUI

A former Los Angeles police sergeant who went to prison for beating black motorist Rodney King has been sentenced after pleading no contest to driving under th [...]

Read full article: Ex-Police Officer Involved in Rodney Kin...→
Jim Newton: Rodney King’s beating provides a road map for investigating police misconduct

Jim Newton: Rodney King’s beating provides a road map for investigating police misconduct

So, which is it? Are police officers who commit misconduct simply “bad apples” scattered among the 99% of good cops? Or is their behavior symptomatic of a deep [...]

Read full article: Jim Newton: Rodney King’s beating provid...→
Ann Coulter: On the Other Hand, There’s Rodney King...

Ann Coulter: On the Other Hand, There’s Rodney King...

One reason some of us are waiting for all the facts is that we suspect the media may not be extra scrupulous in cases that give them the opportunity to wail ab [...]

Read full article: Ann Coulter: On the Other Hand, There’s ...→
Los Angeles Has Seen This Before The beating of Rodney King in 1991 and the Watts riots in 1965 made the city America’s reference point for racial unrest.

Los Angeles Has Seen This Before The beating of Rodney King in 1991 and the Watts riots in 1965 made the city America’s reference point for racial unrest.

For city and county officials in Los Angeles struggling to contain the violence, the trauma of 1992 never fully healed and has rarely been far from mind in rec [...]

Read full article: Los Angeles Has Seen This Before The bea...→
“I’m Just Not Afraid Anymore” USD Grad David Fizdale Among NBA Coaches Seeking Change

“I’m Just Not Afraid Anymore” USD Grad David Fizdale Among NBA Coaches Seeking Change

The emotions David Fizdale has felt in recent weeks are ones he is familiar with. “The first part of it was just utter sadness.” The former University of San D [...]

Read full article: “I’m Just Not Afraid Anymore” USD Grad D...→
Trump considering a move to invoke Insurrection Act

Trump considering a move to invoke Insurrection Act

It would be the first time the Act to deploy U.S. troops is invoked since the 1992 Rodney King protests.

Read full article: Trump considering a move to invoke Insur...→
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This Day in History: April 29

This Day in History: April 29

Aretha Franklin’s cover of Otis Redding’s “Respect” is released as a single by Atlantic Records; A jury in Simi Valley, Calif., acquits four Los Angeles police [...]

Read full article: This Day in History: April 29...→

LAPD Detective Commits Suicide in Lobby

A veteran Los Angeles police detective who testified at the Rodney King trial killed herself after walking into the lobby of a suburban sheriff’s station, auth [...]

Read full article: LAPD Detective Commits Suicide in Lobby...→
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Streaming Revolution: Protesters Make Point With Viral Clips

Streaming Revolution: Protesters Make Point With Viral Clips

Hundreds of protesters marched up Manhattan’s Fifth Avenue last week, their signs and chants demanding police reform captured from within their ranks by dozens [...]

Read full article: Streaming Revolution: Protesters Make Po...→
  • #Rodney King
Coppell Police Chief Addresses Policing And George Floyd Death, Says Little Has Changed Since Rodney King Beating Almost 30 Years Ago

Coppell Police Chief Addresses Policing And George Floyd Death, Says Little Has Changed Since Rodney King Beating Almost 30 Years Ago

"Make no mistake, the vast majority of police officers are good people, but there are too many wearing the uniform who should not be," said Chief Danny Barton.

Read full article: Coppell Police Chief Addresses Policing ...→
Craig Hodges told Michael Jordan, Magic Johnson to boycott Game 1 of 1991 NBA Finals after act of police brutality on Rodney King

Craig Hodges told Michael Jordan, Magic Johnson to boycott Game 1 of 1991 NBA Finals after act of police brutality on Rodney King

Former Chicago Bulls player Craig Hodges, a teammate of NBA legend Michael Jordan, was always known to be outspoken during his playing days, and even now durin [...]

Read full article: Craig Hodges told Michael Jordan, Magic ...→
In Los Angeles, the Ghosts of Rodney King and Watts Rise Again

In Los Angeles, the Ghosts of Rodney King and Watts Rise Again

Los Angeles has been one of America’s reference points for racial unrest. This time protesters are bringing their anger to the people they say need to hear it [...]

Read full article: In Los Angeles, the Ghosts of Rodney Kin...→
Insurrection Act: Can Trump legally send soldiers to police U.S. cities?

Insurrection Act: Can Trump legally send soldiers to police U.S. cities?

The Insurrection Act hasn’t been invoked since 1992, during the riots in Los Angeles that followed the acquittal of four white police officers in the beating o [...]

Read full article: Insurrection Act: Can Trump legally send...→
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Knicks great Bernard King has biopic in works with filmmaker who looked up to him

Knicks great Bernard King has biopic in works with filmmaker who looked up to him

Producer Rodney Henry reunited with Knicks legend Bernard King at a charity event in 2017 while King was finishing his memoirs. Henry reminded King that as a B [...]

Read full article: Knicks great Bernard King has biopic in ...→
Ex-Police Officer Involved in Rodney King Beating Sentenced for DUI

Ex-Police Officer Involved in Rodney King Beating Sentenced for DUI

A former Los Angeles police sergeant who went to prison for beating black motorist Rodney King has been sentenced after pleading no contest to driving under th [...]

Read full article: Ex-Police Officer Involved in Rodney Kin...→
Streaming Revolution: Protesters Make Point With Viral Clips

Streaming Revolution: Protesters Make Point With Viral Clips

Hundreds of protesters marched up Manhattan’s Fifth Avenue last week, their signs and chants demanding police reform captured from within their ranks by dozens [...]

Read full article: Streaming Revolution: Protesters Make Po...→
  • #Rodney King
Jim Newton: Rodney King’s beating provides a road map for investigating police misconduct

Jim Newton: Rodney King’s beating provides a road map for investigating police misconduct

So, which is it? Are police officers who commit misconduct simply “bad apples” scattered among the 99% of good cops? Or is their behavior symptomatic of a deep [...]

Read full article: Jim Newton: Rodney King’s beating provid...→
Coppell Police Chief Addresses Policing And George Floyd Death, Says Little Has Changed Since Rodney King Beating Almost 30 Years Ago

Coppell Police Chief Addresses Policing And George Floyd Death, Says Little Has Changed Since Rodney King Beating Almost 30 Years Ago

"Make no mistake, the vast majority of police officers are good people, but there are too many wearing the uniform who should not be," said Chief Danny Barton.

Read full article: Coppell Police Chief Addresses Policing ...→
Ann Coulter: On the Other Hand, There’s Rodney King...

Ann Coulter: On the Other Hand, There’s Rodney King...

One reason some of us are waiting for all the facts is that we suspect the media may not be extra scrupulous in cases that give them the opportunity to wail ab [...]

Read full article: Ann Coulter: On the Other Hand, There’s ...→
Craig Hodges told Michael Jordan, Magic Johnson to boycott Game 1 of 1991 NBA Finals after act of police brutality on Rodney King

Craig Hodges told Michael Jordan, Magic Johnson to boycott Game 1 of 1991 NBA Finals after act of police brutality on Rodney King

Former Chicago Bulls player Craig Hodges, a teammate of NBA legend Michael Jordan, was always known to be outspoken during his playing days, and even now durin [...]

Read full article: Craig Hodges told Michael Jordan, Magic ...→
Los Angeles Has Seen This Before The beating of Rodney King in 1991 and the Watts riots in 1965 made the city America’s reference point for racial unrest.

Los Angeles Has Seen This Before The beating of Rodney King in 1991 and the Watts riots in 1965 made the city America’s reference point for racial unrest.

For city and county officials in Los Angeles struggling to contain the violence, the trauma of 1992 never fully healed and has rarely been far from mind in rec [...]

Read full article: Los Angeles Has Seen This Before The bea...→
In Los Angeles, the Ghosts of Rodney King and Watts Rise Again

In Los Angeles, the Ghosts of Rodney King and Watts Rise Again

Los Angeles has been one of America’s reference points for racial unrest. This time protesters are bringing their anger to the people they say need to hear it [...]

Read full article: In Los Angeles, the Ghosts of Rodney Kin...→
“I’m Just Not Afraid Anymore” USD Grad David Fizdale Among NBA Coaches Seeking Change

“I’m Just Not Afraid Anymore” USD Grad David Fizdale Among NBA Coaches Seeking Change

The emotions David Fizdale has felt in recent weeks are ones he is familiar with. “The first part of it was just utter sadness.” The former University of San D [...]

Read full article: “I’m Just Not Afraid Anymore” USD Grad D...→
Insurrection Act: Can Trump legally send soldiers to police U.S. cities?

Insurrection Act: Can Trump legally send soldiers to police U.S. cities?

The Insurrection Act hasn’t been invoked since 1992, during the riots in Los Angeles that followed the acquittal of four white police officers in the beating o [...]

Read full article: Insurrection Act: Can Trump legally send...→
  • #Rodney King
Trump considering a move to invoke Insurrection Act

Trump considering a move to invoke Insurrection Act

It would be the first time the Act to deploy U.S. troops is invoked since the 1992 Rodney King protests.

Read full article: Trump considering a move to invoke Insur...→
  • #Rodney King
This Day in History: April 29

This Day in History: April 29

Aretha Franklin’s cover of Otis Redding’s “Respect” is released as a single by Atlantic Records; A jury in Simi Valley, Calif., acquits four Los Angeles police [...]

Read full article: This Day in History: April 29...→
Knicks great Bernard King has biopic in works with filmmaker who looked up to him

Knicks great Bernard King has biopic in works with filmmaker who looked up to him

Producer Rodney Henry reunited with Knicks legend Bernard King at a charity event in 2017 while King was finishing his memoirs. Henry reminded King that as a B [...]

Read full article: Knicks great Bernard King has biopic in ...→

LAPD Detective Commits Suicide in Lobby

A veteran Los Angeles police detective who testified at the Rodney King trial killed herself after walking into the lobby of a suburban sheriff’s station, auth [...]

Read full article: LAPD Detective Commits Suicide in Lobby...→
  • #Rodney King