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Barstow, California / Police Force / A Discussion #1084342

CNN Evening News for Thursday, May 28, 2015
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(Studio: Anderson Cooper) The issue of whether police used excessive force in January in arresting a pregnant woman in Barstow, California, introduced; video shown.

(Los Angeles: Kyung Lah) The confrontation incident at a school dropoff site reviewed; police body camera video shown of the woman, Michelle Cooks, screaming at the police officer. [COOKS - cries about how she was treated.] [Attorney Caree HARPER@- says this is how it is everyday for some of us.] A statement from the city of Barstow about Cooks resisting arrest discussed.

(Studio: Anderson Cooper) Live discussion held with civil rights attorney Areva Martin & retired NYPD detective Harry Houck about this incident in Barstow; video shown. [MARTIN - expresses outrage over the African American woman's treatment.] [HOUCK - says you cannot resist arrest.] &:34:40Upcoming Items

(Studio: Anderson Cooper)

Reporter(s):
Cooper, Anderson;
Lah, Kyung
Duration:
00:10:10

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