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Bend the Arc Responds to Declaration of Mistrial in Walter Scott Case

December 6, 2016


New York - 
Bend the Arc CEO Stosh Cotler issued the following statement in response to the declaration of a mistrial today in the trial of Michael Slager, a police officer who shot and killed Walter Scott in South Carolina in April 2015

Bend the Arc Statement on the Los Angeles City Council’s Approval of ‘Fair Chance’

December 1, 2016

Bend the Arc Southern California Regional Organizer Anjuli Kronheim Katz issued the following statement in response to the Los Angeles City Council’s approval today of the ‘Fair Chance’ ordinance, which prohibits questions about criminal history on initial employment applications for private sector jobs in the city of Los Angeles.

Bend The Arc Statement On Recent Threat Against Islamic Center of Southern California

October 26, 2016

 

LOS ANGELES - Following the arrest of a Los Angeles man for serious threats against a Southern California mosque, Aryeh Cohen, Rabbi-in-Residence of Bend the Arc: A Jewish Partnership for Justice in Southern California, issued the following statement:

Bend the Arc on Gov. Brown's Signing of Bill Reforming Juvenile Room Confinement in California

September 27, 2016

As an official co-sponsor of this bill, Bend the Arc is proud to have been part of this years-long fight for just and humane treatment of California’s incarcerated youth.

Bend the Arc Responds to Police Shooting of Terence Crutcher

September 20, 2016

New York - Bend the Arc CEO Stosh Cotler issued the following statement in the wake of the video released by the Tulsa, Oklahoma police of the fatal shooting of Terence Crutcher:

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