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Civil rights groups call on Hogan to convene special session
Civil rights groups call on Hogan to convene special session

Civil rights groups called on Gov. Larry Hogan Friday to help resolve a fractured relationship between Baltimore residents and its police department, asking him to convene a special session to pass more comprehensive body camera laws and to invest cash in urban renewal projects. As protests continued in the streets over the death Freddie Gray from spinal cord injuries sustained while in police custody, a coalition of civil rights groups implored the governor to intervene. The group, which includes the ACLU and the NAACP, asked the governor to address some of the broader problems the case highlighted about poverty, police brutality and inequality. "Freddie Gray's death is part...

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