Health and Wellness : Study Reveals Significant Overlap Between Police Brutality Deaths And Disabilities

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    In the Spirit of Health Disabilities,



    Study Reveals Significant Overlap Between Police Brutality Deaths And Disabilities



    Researchers have uncovered a commonly missing factor in police brutality stories: A victim’s disability. According to an in-depth study published this week by the Ruderman Family Foundation, a disabled advocacy group, up to half of all people killed by law enforcement are living with a disability ...


    http://thinkprogress.org/health/2016/03/09/3758060/police-shooting-disabilities/

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    People participate in a protest in response to the grand jury's decision in the Eric Garner case in Times Square in New York, Wednesday, Dec. 3, 2014. Some officials say Garner died because he was obese, a medical disability


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