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Half-brother of man found hanged dies in a deputy-involved shooting

(CNN)The half-brother of Robert Fuller, the 24-year-old black man who was found dead hanging in the city of Palmdale, California, last week, was killed in a deputy-involved shooting in Kern County on Wednesday, according to Fuller's family attorney."This afternoon I had to notify the sisters of Robert Fuller that their…
bubmag
June 18, 2020
Homeless

What Does ‘Qualified Immunity’ Mean for Police?

Photo: ShutterstockOne of the most galling things about the police killings that have grabbed national attention, both in recent weeks and in years past, is just how rare it is for a police officer to face any sort of consequence for ending someone’s life. One reason for this is qualified…
bubmag
June 12, 2020
Homeless

Homelessness deepens in Los Angeles County, jumps 13%

LOS ANGELES (AP) — The number of homeless people counted across Los Angeles County jumped 12.7% over the past year to more than 66,400 and authorities fear that figure will spike again once the full impact of the coronavirus pandemic is felt, officials said Friday.The majority of those experiencing homelessness…
bubmag
June 12, 2020