The Dallas, Texas, city council agreed to pay $1.2 million the the mother of a man who died after being struck by a police car while riding his bicycle. The officers in the car were fired, and one was charged with criminally negligent homicide. An investigation found they did not immediately call for an ambulance and lied to paramedics about who struck the man.
Frightening events create openings for attacks on civil liberties.
Biden's Recovery Plan Would Extend the Federal Government's Extraordinary Eviction Ban Through September 2021
Eviction bans were enacted as an emergency public health measure. They’re quickly becoming a permanent policy.
Massive Illinois Police Reform Bill Ends Cash Bail, Limits Deadly Force, Mandates Body Cameras, and Makes It Easier To Dump Crooked Cops
Unfortunately, qualified immunity remains intact.
The First Amendment doesn't come with an exception for "disinformation."