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From the Supreme Court on down to the county courthouse, police law and decisions affecting law enforcement change on a daily basis. The Legal topic page on PoliceOne is a must-read for any officer, at any agency, who wants to stay up-to-date on the latest news. Every trial, verdict, and court decision that has to do with cops will be covered on this page, which also features expert analysis.
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Calif. agencies face mandatory OIS name releases

Calif. Supreme Court likely to rule in favor of requiring police agencies to make names of officers in shootings public - Full Story

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Conn. cops, ACLU clash over plate-scan database

The length of time police agencies could retain license plate information was the center of arguments before the legislative Public Safety and Security Committee - Full Story

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Supreme Court likely to favor police sued over fatal pursuit

The lawsuit says police used excessive force. But several justices said the officers should be shielded from liability - Full Story

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Jury awards officer who claimed retaliation over asbestos complaint

Officer sued the city, claiming that his superiors retaliated against him when he complained of shoddy asbestos removal at a Police Athletic League center - Full Story

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Mich. freeway shooter gets up to 40 years

Mich. freeway shooter gets up to 40 years

Raulie Casteel, 44, was found guilty of terrorism after a crime spree that included shooting at two-dozen vehicles - Full Story

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Calif. chiefs support pot regulation for first time

Police are jumping into the marijuana-regulation effort out of fear that the state is inevitably moving toward a sanctioned industry with or without their input - Full Story

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Conn. legislator wants probe over lack of minority, female police hires

State Rep. Charlie Stallworth charged Friday that the city's police department is not hiring enough female and minority officers to adequately represent population - Full Story

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Ga. deputies put focus on 'deadbeat parents'

The warrants team is attempting to identify parents who owe a lot of money for child support - Full Story

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Former Mass. officer shot by homeowner awarded $1.2M

A jury has ruled in favor of a former officer who sued after he was shot responding to a burglar alarm by a homeowner who thought he was an intruder - Full Story

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Rap lyrics at center of NJ Supreme Court murder case

Rap lyrics at center of NJ Supreme Court murder case

A NJ man whose rap lyrics boasted he would "blow your face off and leave your brain caved in the street" will have his attempted murder case considered by the state's Supreme Court - Full Story



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