George Floyd’s death in police custody is renewing criticism of Sen. Amy Klobuchar’s (D Minn.) prosecutorial record.Before she became a senator and a top contender for former Vice President Joe Biden’s vice presidential spot, Klobuchar spent eight years as the Hennepin County attorney, in charge of prosecution for Minneapolis. And while in that position, Klobuchar declined to prosecute multiple police officers cited for excessive force, including the officer who kneeled on Floyd’s neck as he protested, The Guardian reports.Ex Minneapolis police officer Derick Chauvin saw at least 10 conduct complaints during his 19 year tenure before he was fired Tuesday, according to a database that documents complaints against police.
15. All prize draws will take place at SBS, Herbert Street, Artarmon on Thursday, 20 February 2020 at 11:00 am. All winners will be notified by phone, email, and/or mail within 2 days of the end of that competition. Like I said, I don’t own a rock tumbler myself. They take time and attention that I’m not able to give them. However, I’ve wanted one ever since I can remember..
MELINE: The wives and increasingly husbands of diplomats are known as trailing or accompanying spouses. As many of them have learned the hard way, moving their own careers is tough to do. Legal, linguistic, and economic hurdles prevent many spouses from working in their field or finding comparable salaries and responsibilities.
When I was a reporter at the Washington Post, I made a conscious effort to profile historic LGBTQ figures. I profiled Franklin Kameny who famously protested in front of the White House, carrying signs that read: “First Class Citizenship for Homosexuals.” What do we owe Frank? Bayard Rustin? Marsha P. Passport, my life is physically limited.
All rounder Ben Stokes clarified that he never said India lost to England deliberately during the 2019 World Cup. Strokes’ comments come after former Pakistan cricketer Sikander Bakht on Thursday claimed the all rounder in his book has mentioned that India deliberately lost to England in World Cup last year to knock Pakistan out of the tournament. He also shared an old video of him pointing out the same on Twitter..
“Kosova’s Son,” a reference to his Balkan military campaign, was among the welcoming signs Monday afternoon for Wesley Clark’s Wooldridge Park rally in support of his recently declared bid for the Democratic presidential nomination. Representative and state Supreme Court Justice Bob Gammage was himself drafted as Clark’s warm up. He described the former general as “worth waiting for” and a candidate who would provide the “missing ingredient” on the crowded Democratic primary slate.