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Jay Hancock

Jay Hancock

Jay Hancock is senior correspondent at KHN.

Cities and states look to crack down on ‘less-lethal’ weapons used by police

By: - September 4, 2020

By Jay Hancock, Kaiser Health News, and Kevin McCoy and Donovan Slack, USA TODAY Following nationwide protests against police brutality in which law enforcement officers wounded or blinded protesters, state and local lawmakers and an international police association are taking steps to restrict the use of “less-lethal” weapons that caused the injuries. At least seven […]