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African Americans and Law Enforcement: Tackling a Foundational Component of Structural Reform-Union Disciplinary Procedures.

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): Social work [Soc Work] 2022 Mar 14; Vol. 67 (2), pp. 145-154.

Abstract: Despite numerous high-profile deaths of African Americans at the hands of law enforcement, little attention has been paid to the issue of police reform in the social work literature. To address this gap, this article focuses on a topic that has been si...

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The Black experience: The entanglement among African American males and law enforcement.

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): Journal of community psychology [J Community Psychol] 2022 Jan; Vol. 50 (1), pp. 250-264. Date of Electronic Publication: 2021 Mar 18.

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Abstract: Objective: There is no greater existential threat to the mental stability of Black males than the entanglement among Black males and law enforcement. The impact of Black males witnessing other Black males murdered by police and broadcasted via social m...

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Gunshot wounds sustained during legal intervention versus those inflicted by civilians: A comparative analysis.

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): The journal of trauma and acute care surgery [J Trauma Acute Care Surg] 2022 Feb 01; Vol. 92 (2), pp. 436-441.

Abstract: Background: Existing data demonstrate that injuries sustained during legal intervention (LI) differ from those incurred during civilian interpersonal violence (CIV), but gunshot wounds (GSWs) have not yet been specifically examined. This study was unde...

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Beyond "heartfelt condolences": A critical take on mainstream psychology's responses to anti-Black police brutality.

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): The American psychologist [Am Psychol] 2022 Apr; Vol. 77 (3), pp. 362-380. Date of Electronic Publication: 2021 Dec 23.

Abstract: Anti-Black police brutality in the United States is not a new problem, but at least a 400-year old one. Mainstream psychology has responded to this critical racial and social justice issue by conceptualizing it primarily as an outcome of police officer...

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Racial justice and HIV in the United States: now is the time.

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): Journal of the International AIDS Society [J Int AIDS Soc] 2020 Oct; Vol. 23 (10), pp. e25625.

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The Interaction of Race and Gender as a Significant Driver of Racial Arrest Disparities for African American Men.

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): Journal of urban health : bulletin of the New York Academy of Medicine [J Urban Health] 2020 Feb; Vol. 97 (1), pp. 112-122.

Abstract: The mass incarceration of African Americans is both a driver of racial health inequalities in the USA. Systemic social biases which associate African American men with criminality, violence, and as a particular threat to white women may partially expla...

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Utilization of substance use treatment among criminal justice-involved individuals in the United States.

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): Journal of substance abuse treatment [J Subst Abuse Treat] 2021 Jun; Vol. 125, pp. 108423. Date of Electronic Publication: 2021 Apr 21.

Abstract: Over six million individuals are involved with the criminal justice system in the United States, of which a large proportion report extensive substance use. We examined the extent to which criminal justice-involvement affects substance use treatment ut...

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Executions and Police Conflicts Involving Children, Adolescents and Young Adults.

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): Pediatric clinics of North America [Pediatr Clin North Am] 2021 Apr; Vol. 68 (2), pp. 465-487. Date of Electronic Publication: 2021 Feb 11.

Abstract: Police violence in the United States represents a pressing public health crisis impacting youth, particularly youth of color. This article reviews the recent epidemiology of police executions and conflicts involving children, adolescents, and young adu...

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Didn't Need , To Know.

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): Literature and medicine [Lit Med] 2020; Vol. 38 (2), pp. 239-241.

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Terrorism, Criminal Law and Politics : The Decline of the Political Offence Exception to Extradition

Terrorism, Criminal Law and Politics : The Decline of the Political Offence Exception to Extradition

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Abstract: Recent atrocities have ensured that terrorism and how to deal with terrorists legally and politically has been the subject of much discussion and debate on the international stage. This book presents a study of changes in the legal treatment of those p...

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