Legal experts preview next week in Chauvin trial, slam police for holding Black Army officer at gunpoint during traffic stop

Legal experts preview next week in Chauvin trial, slam police for holding Black Army officer at gunpoint during traffic stop

The Derek Chauvin trial for the murder of George Floyd, what could be coming up from the defense, and troubling news of police holding a Black Army officer at gunpoint during a traffic stop are analyzed by legal experts. Attorney Paul Butler, former Watergate prosecutor Jill Wine-Banks, and criminal defense and civil rights attorney John…

Baltimore Mayor on Maryland’s new police reform legislation: “We are talking about reimagining public safety”

Baltimore Mayor on Maryland’s new police reform legislation: “We are talking about reimagining public safety”

Sweeping police reform has passed in the Maryland legislature, overriding a veto by Gov. Larry Hogan, who has been in public disagreement with Baltimore Mayor Brandon Scott over the mayor’s goal of reducing the Baltimore Police Department’s spending over the next five years. Mayor Scott says, “The governor simply doesn’t understand because he’s never lived…