Protecting Against Police Brutality and Official Misconduct: A New Federal Criminal Civil Rights Framework

Apr 29, 2021 | by
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Congress should make structural changes to our laws to help protect the civil rights of all people. If passed, the legislation recommended in this report would impact how law enforcement, corrections, and other public officials operate nationwide. By more specifically defining what actions violate civil rights, the law would put officials on clearer notice of what is forbidden.