Criminal Defense Attorney Practicing in Hobbs, New Mexico. The views expressed on this website are my views, which I write as a private citizen, and do not represent the opinion of the Law Offices of the Public Defender.
"The United States is a country of gross racial inequality."
How true, how true.
Paul Butler's book is subtitled "Policing Black Men." And it is essential.
What is a chokehold? A common technique used by law enforcement, often on African-American men, where the individual is told to comply but their not able to because they cannot breathe. Thus, the technique becomes in turn a fight for compliance (the officer) and survival (the suspect).