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News - June 12, 2020

Eshoo takes steps to increase police accountability

Congresswoman helps introduce legislation, author letter

by Jamey Padojino

Days after speaking before thousands of protesters outside Palo Alto City Hall who called attention to police brutality, U.S. Rep. Anna Eshoo this week joined federal lawmakers in proposing major reforms for law enforcement and raising concerns over reported surveillance of peaceful demonstrators.

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Bay City News Service contributed to this report. Digital Editor Jamey Padojino can be emailed at [email protected]

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Posted by Brett
a resident of Downtown North
on Jun 10, 2020 at 10:58 pm

Here is some proposed legislation that would reform the justice system:
Web Link
Web Link


Posted by Mark Weiss
a resident of Downtown North

on Jun 11, 2020 at 12:11 am

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Posted by Palo Alto supports you
a resident of Another Palo Alto neighborhood
on Jun 11, 2020 at 12:02 pm

You have wide support for this legislation. Thank you for your leadership. Our country cannot stay in denial - we must move forward, make amends and take action to right our systemic wrongs.


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