News Wrap: AG Garland rescinds Trump-era curb on consent decrees for police

PBS NewsHour

Published on Apr 16, 2021

In our news wrap Friday, the U.S. Justice department rescinded a Trump-era curb on consent decrees, making it easier to investigate police departments and press for major changes in use of force. An Indiana man has become the first person to plead guilty to federal charges in the January assault on the U.S. Capitol. Russia responded to new U.S. sanctions today with penalties of its own.

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