The first sweeping police reforms proposed in Texas following Sandra Bland's 2015 death in a rural jail after a confrontational traffic stop would revamp racial profiling laws and officer training. But the "Sandra Bland Act" filed Thursday, March 2, 2017, faces a difficult road in the Republican-controlled Texas Legislature. One police association has already criticized the bill as misguided.
The first sweeping police reforms proposed in Texas following Sandra Bland's 2015 death in a rural jail after a confrontational traffic stop would revamp racial profiling laws and officer training. But the "Sandra Bland Act" filed Thursday, March 2, 2017, faces a difficult road in the Republican-controlled Texas Legislature. One police association has already criticized the bill as misguided. AP
The first sweeping police reforms proposed in Texas following Sandra Bland's 2015 death in a rural jail after a confrontational traffic stop would revamp racial profiling laws and officer training. But the "Sandra Bland Act" filed Thursday, March 2, 2017, faces a difficult road in the Republican-controlled Texas Legislature. One police association has already criticized the bill as misguided. AP

Editorials

March 03, 2017 8:59 PM

Sandra Bland death sparks necessary bill

Suggested for you

  Comments  

Videos

Editor's Choice Videos