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UN Seeks Review of US Police Practices

United Nations human rights experts on Friday called for a halt to racial profiling by U.S. law enforcement officers and a review of laws allowing police to use lethal force. The independent experts regretted that grand juries in the United States had failed to indict police officers for killing two unarmed black men in separate incidents that have led to mass protests. Sending to trial the cases of Michael Brown in Ferguson, Missouri, and Eric Garner in New York would have brought all...

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