The officers have been charged with one count of second-degree murder, one count of aggravated assault, one count of official oppression, two counts of aggravated kidnapping and two of official misconduct.
Florida Gov. Ron DeSantis defended his administration’s decision, saying that AP African American studies promoted an “agenda” and criticized its inclusion of what he referred to as “queer theory,” which is typically taught on a college level and not in K-12 schools.
Over the coming weeks, Reckon in collaboration with Represent Justice will share a collection of short films, which covers everything from the immigration-to-prison pipeline, prison labor, parole reform, and so much more.
Pope Francis has criticized laws that criminalize homosexuality as “unjust,” saying God loves all his children just as they are. He called on those Catholic bishops who support the laws to welcome LGBTQ people into the church.
On Wednesday morning, two lawsuits were filed challenging state restrictions on medication abortion, which plaintiffs argue are not in line with the Food and Drug Administration’s updated Risk and Evaluation Management Strategy (REMS) requirements.