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Minneapolis, California move to end police neck restraints

Reuters Friday, 5 June 2020
The Minneapolis City Council on Friday voted to end use of chokeholds and neck restraints like that used by a white police officer who pressed his knee into the neck of unarmed black man George Floyd on May 25, sparking coast-to-coast protests.
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In the wake of George Floyd’s death while in custody, some police departments around the nation have banned certain holds and restraints, while Minneapolis police have yet to do so.

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