Memphis cops reportedly gave Tyre Nichols 71 commands in 13 minutes: 'So far out of the norm'
‘Nobody At The NYT Has Ever Tried To Handcuff Somebody’: CNN Analyst Pushes Back Against Tyre Nichols Reporting
CNN's Chief Law Enforcement and Intelligence Analyst John Miller pushed back Monday on a report from NYT about the arrest and subsequent death of Tyre Nichols.
NYT: Police gave Tyre Nichols 71 conflicting commands, impossible orders
Chris Hayes: “Shouting, 'Give us your hands' is how the officers try to make it seem that Nichols is the source of their violence, that Nichols is 'resisting." It was a transparent pretext to keep beating him ultimately leading to his death.
Report Reveals Police Issued 71 Conflicting Commands and Impossible Orders to Tyre Nichols in 13 Minutes
The experts agree that the actions of the Memphis police officers were a blatant illustration of a widespread problem in policing, in which officers physically punish civilians for perceived disrespect or disobedience, a phenomenon known as “contempt of cop,” By Stacy M. Brown NNPA Newswire Senior National Correspondent @StacyBrownMedia Footage from Tyre Nichols’ fatal traffic stop found that police officers issued a barrage of confusing, conf…