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Killer-Cop Kim Potter Gets 16 Months…and Daunte Wright is Still Dead

Daunte Wright’s parents, Aubrey Wright and Katie Wright, who also sometimes uses the name Katie Bryant, react after former Brooklyn Center Police Officer Kim Potter was sentenced to two years in prison, Friday, Feb. 18, 2022 in Minneapolis. Potter was convicted in December of both first-degree and second-degree manslaughter in the April 11 killing of Wright, a 20-year-old Black motorist. (AP Photo/Nicole Neri )

A white woman’s tears trumped justice.

Daunte Wright’s mother, Katie, February 18, 2022.

Former Minnesota killer-cop Kim Potter was gifted with just 24 months in prison for the murder of 20-year-old black motorist Daunte Wright during a traffic stop in April of last year.

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Herbert Dyer, Jr.

Herbert Dyer, Jr.

Freelancer since the earth first began cooling. My beat, justice: racial, social, political, economic and cultural. I’m on FB, Twitter, Link, hdyerjr@gmail.com.

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