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Starbucks boss: Arrests ‘reprehensible’

Starbucks boss: Arrests ‘reprehensible’

Media playback is unsupported on your device Media captionStarbucks staff to get ‘unconscious bias’ trainingStarbucks’ CEO has apologised for the “reprehensible” arrest of two black men for trespassing while waiting for a friend at the cafe. In an interview on Monday, Kevin Johnson said the Philadelphia branch manager who called police on the two men…

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Public defenders rush out in impart of ICE court arrests

More than 100 New York City public defenders have walked out in protest of their clients getting detained at the courthouse by federal immigration officials. The Thursday protest took place outside a Bronx courthouse, where attorneys say Immigrations and Customs Enforcement officers are arresting their clients with no distinct pattern. WABC-TV reports the protest was…

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Lawmaker recordsdata ‘Jared Kushner Act’ to limit tenant arrests

A Maryland lawmaker has sponsored the “Jared Kushner Act,” a bill that would prevent state judges from issuing arrest warrants for tenants who are being sued for less than $5,000 in unpaid rent. Del. Bilal Ali, a Baltimore Democrat, said Wednesday he named the bill after President Donald Trump’s son-in-law because Kushner’s apartment management company…

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