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SCOOP: May 9, 2014: Law suit is filed US District court for the Federal District of Minnesota against the city on behalf of the young man slain by police: Terrance Terrill Franklin, Friday, May 9, 2014.

Posted May 9, 2014, 8:35 am.

SCOOP: May 9, 2014: Whistle blower forced out of Civil Rights Dept in retaliation.

The battle continues: 32 year employee Robin Lawler, DRD Chief Investigator for the police misconduct board, was forced to resign May 7, 2014, for passing department documents to those investigating the department (she was caught red handed 3 weeks ago after hearing of Korbels reappointment passing documents to another official in support of her not being reappointed.  She was IN the Civil Rights Dept, assigned to CRD office of police misduct.

Posted May 9, 2014, 7:55 am.

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