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J.D. Candidate, Duke University School of Law.

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Turning Sheriffs Into Soldiers: A Quick Look at the 1033 Program

Posted by on July 15, 2020

Since May, millions of demonstrators have taken to the streets to protest the killing of George Floyd and the countless other victims of police violence. In response, they’ve been met with armored vehicles, helicopters, and law enforcement officers decked out in tactical gear. With law enforcement agencies looking more like military forces than local policemen, […]