June 5, 2020
Sidney's Picks: Police Brutality, Habeas Corpus, and COVID
Victoria Pickering, Creative Commons.
The Best of the Week’s News:
- A judge suspended habeas corpus for protesters arrested in New York City this week, meaning that they can be held without charge for over 24 hours. (Gothamist)
- The no-knock raid on Breonna Taylor was illegal. (WaPo)
- The largest labor coalition in King County, WA gave an ultimatum to its member police unions: Fix your racism, or get out! (Crosscut)
- Coronavirus cases jump in Florida. (Sun Sentinel)