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NJ lawmakers plan to ban police chokes completely

As the nation marks a year since George Floyd was assassinated by a former Minneapolis police officer, New Jersey state lawmakers are grappling with whether to continue allowing officers to use chokes as a form of self-defense – or completely ban the controversial technique. This is a bill that would …

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Rita Duzan, 77 years old | Democrat News

Rita Duzan (née: Cahall), 77, of Georgetown, Ohio, died on Monday May 17, 2021 at Siena Gardens Rehabilitation & Transition Care in Withamsville, Ohio. She was born in Georgetown, Ohio on June 15, 1943 at the Billy and Mary Cahall. She was a loving daughter, mother, grandmother and great-grandmother. Rita …

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Americans Celebrate 16th Annual Endangered Species Day

ESC News: WASHINGTON, DC – Thousands of Americans today participated in Endangered Species Day events and activities across the country, in recognition of the country’s commitment to protect and restore endangered wildlife. This is the 16th annual International Day of Endangered Species, which takes place on the third Friday in …

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City recognizes Newberry College seniors

Each year, the Town of Newberry recognizes seniors with a proclamation for their volunteer work in the Newberry County community. Pictured are the 2021 students, in no particular order: Antoinaya Grant, Aubrey Guyton, Benjamin Gilmore, Brianna Meador, Denelle Williams, Julie Kinard, Nathan Lee, Paige Meyer, Preslee Sikes, Tyrant Dixon, Mayor …

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Mary Louisa Eisner | Deaths

Mary Louisa Eisner, 75, died on Saturday May 8, 2021, at her home, with her family by her side. She was born in Marinette, Wisconsin on July 18, 1945, daughter of the late Albert James and Mabel Louise (Jenkins) Heil. Mary Lou married Richard Eisner on January 14, 1967 at …

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