Posted by Michael
07/08/2016 at 05:01 PM
A note I sent to the student body of RWU Law today:
Sadly, communities across the country continue to be ravaged by the use of deadly force by police officers against people of color. The recent instances in Louisiana and Minnesota are all the more disturbing because the shootings or their aftermath were captured on video. I went numb last night as I watched Philando Castile bleeding to death in the passenger seat of a car driven by his girlfriend, who said the couple, with a child in the back seat, had been pulled over for a broken tail light.
Mr. Castile’s name joins...