Wayne Newton

Pitts: America, a land of liberty and justice for some

Pitts: America, a land of liberty and justice for some

Steve Loomis is angry.

Mr. Loomis, the head of Cleveland's police union, is using words like "hypocritical," "ignorant" and "offensive," and you might, for a wishful second, convince yourself he's talking about that day in 2014 when two Cleveland police skidded to a stop in front of a 12-year-old black boy playing with a toy gun in a park and instantly shot him to death.

Or about how they failed to render first aid and roughed up and handcuffed his teenage sister when she ran to him.

Or about how prosecutors declined to try them for the shooting.

You might, in other words, let yourself hope you were seeing some belated moral...

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