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Open Strong – fromcasablanca

Everyday we are locked in a battle with our own law enforcement. The same cops that promise to provide public safety, peace and support by providing assistance during emergencies, crisis and life threatening situations has now become a threat to us. This … Continue reading

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A10: Definition Rewrite – fromcasablanca

Every day in the United States, police candidates receive training and are given guidelines on using force prior to their employment. However, even the best training won’t change the core personalities that some officers have and the repercussion of this … Continue reading

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A09: Rebuttal Argument – fromcasablanca

“I Can’t Breathe!” It is likely that a police officer will say they used excessive force on a suspect because they tried resisting arrest and put the officer in harms way. Resisting arrest could be fleeing an officer while being … Continue reading

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Rebuttal Exercise – fromcasablanca

Judge Strikes Down Ag-Gag Law: In the article “Judge Strikes Down Idaho ‘Ag-Gag’ Law” by Luke Runyon, an Idaho judge decided that Ag-Gag laws were unconstitutional and violated the First Amendment for freedom of speech. Runyon makes a good point about … Continue reading

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Causal Argument – fromcasablanca

Police Brutality Goes Beyond Just Murder Cases Growing up I remember all of my friends wanting to become police officers because they prevented crime and had a reputation for keeping everyone safe. Dressed in nice uniforms, decent salary and was … Continue reading

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Definition Argument – fromcasablanca

Every day in the United States, police officers receive training and are given guidelines on using force when they are employed. However, most of these police officers can’t distinguish between appropriate force and excessive force and when the two should … Continue reading

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E10 – fromcasablanca

Money seems to have a big role in our society; you can’t do much or get far if you don’t have any. Money is valuable in different ways, even when you don’t see it physically. In today’s society you must … Continue reading

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White Paper – fromcasablanca

Contents Description Excessive force and its frequent use. Improper racial profiling Protests on violence against African-American males. Statistics on police brutality against unarmed African-American males Cases of unarmed African-Americans that involve the use of excessive force Practice Opening 1: Excessive … Continue reading

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Safer Saws – fromcasablanca

Manufacturer: 1A. Steven Gas the founder of SawStop stated that he’s making table saws “safer.” 2A. It claims that Gas believes his product is safer than ones that are currently out. 3A. This sounds like a factual claim that Gas … Continue reading

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Redo Proposal+5—fromcasablanca

In my research essay I will be examining the use of excessive force by the U.S. police departments on African American males. For many decades, police brutality has been an ongoing issue in our society that has led to more … Continue reading

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