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Nation Apr 09Kentucky limits no-knock warrants after Breonna Taylor death
Kentucky Gov. Andy Beshear has signed a partial ban on no-knock warrants a year after the fatal shooting of Breonna Taylor. The law Beshear signed Friday is not the total ban many demonstrators called for.
Nation Feb 25Kentucky Senate passes bill to restrict no-knock warrants
Under the bill, no-knock warrants would only be issued if there was "clear and convincing evidence" that the "crime alleged is a crime that would qualify a person, if convicted, as a violent offender."…
Nation Sep 25WATCH: Family demands release of evidence in Breonna Taylor’s case
People dismayed that the officers who shot the Black woman in her apartment during a drug raid last March wouldn’t be charged with her death vowed to persist in their fight for justice.
Nation Sep 24Dismay over Breonna Taylor decision spills into America’s streets
Anger, frustration and sadness over the decision not to charge Kentucky police officers for Breonna Taylor’s death poured into America’s streets.
Nation Sep 232 Louisville police officers shot, but unclear if tied to protests
Interim Louisville Police Chief Robert Schroeder said a suspect was in custody but did not offer details about whether that person was participating in the demonstrations. He says both officers are expected to recover, and one is undergoing surgery.
Nation Sep 23Protesters resume call for justice after Breonna Taylor decision
Within minutes of the announcement, about 100 people marched down a major thoroughfare.
Nation Aug 14Rural families without internet face tough choice on school
Roughly 3 million students across the U.S. don't have access to a home internet connection. A third of households with school-age children that do not have home internet cite the expense as the main reason, according to statistics. But in…