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How Green v. Thomas Exposes The Injustice of Police-Qualified Immunity

There can be no justice without accountability

Allison Wiltz
AfroSapiophile
Published in
5 min readMay 22, 2024

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This principle of qualified immunity, “invented by the Supreme Court in 1967,” has shielded law enforcement officers from civil lawsuits for decades, far too often acting as the cement holding their “blue wall” intact. Nevertheless, in…

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Allison Wiltz
AfroSapiophile

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