“The city manager for Brooklyn Center, Minnesota, has been fired following his stated support of “due process” for a police officer…”


Due Process

The Constitution states only one command twice. The Fifth Amendment says to the federal government that no one shall be “deprived of life, liberty or property without due process of law.” The Fourteenth Amendment, ratified in 1868, uses the same eleven words, called the Due Process Clause, to describe a legal obligation of all states. These words have as their central promise an assurance that all levels of American government must operate within the law (“legality”) and provide fair procedures.


Brooklyn Center city manager fired after defending ‘due process’ for officer who fatally shot Daunte Wright

Washington Examiner|6 hours ago The city manager for Brooklyn Center, Minnesota, has been fired following his stated support of “due process” for a police officer involved in a fatal shooting of a black man on Sunday. Mayor Mike Elliott announced on Twitter on Monday evening that Curt …

Compagno: If city manager fired for advocating for due process ‘where does that leave the rest of us’?

Fox News|9 hours ago” Outnumbered” host Emily Compagno, a former attorney, reacted to the news that the city manager of the Twin Cities suburb where a police officer is accused of accidentally shooting a man instead of tazing him during a confrontation was fired late Monday on …

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