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Judge Restricts LAPD Use of Projectile Launchers Against Protesters

A federal judge Monday issued an order restricting the Los Angeles Police Department’s use of “less lethal” 40-millimeter and 37-millimeter projectile launchers against crowds at demonstrations. In her order granting Black Lives Matter-Los Angeles’s request for a preliminary injunction, U.S. District Judge Consuelo B. Marshall noted an increase in reports of LAPD officers pushing, striking […]