Nassau County legislature will vote on bill that would allow police to sue protesters and seek damages up to $50,000

This bill would hijack the Human Rights Law and penalize ‘discrimination’ against a police officer more harshly than ‘discrimination’ against groups that have historically faced persecution and discrimination in our country,” a statement issued by the group Friday said. “This misguided legislation … is a backlash to calls for meaningful police reform, undermines efforts to improve police-community relations, does nothing to improve safety for police officers, and come at the expense of our democracy,” the statement continues.
— Read on edition.cnn.com/2021/08/02/us/nassau-county-protester-bill/

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