I Taught the Law
Published in

I Taught the Law

One Business Week of Justified Police Shootings

“[I]t is impossible but things should be as they are, for everything is for the best.”

On Monday, seven police officers came to my neighbor’s house. They broke down his door and shot him. As I think back on our years of neighborliness, I am certain that he had it coming. Suspicious characters were in and out of there at all hours of the day, and I think I smelled marijuana wafting…

--

--

Get the Medium app

A button that says 'Download on the App Store', and if clicked it will lead you to the iOS App store
A button that says 'Get it on, Google Play', and if clicked it will lead you to the Google Play store
Dan Canon

Civil rights lawyer, law professor, and high school dropout. Writes about the Midwest, class struggle, and the untold horrors of the legal system.