The Daily Populous

Saturday January 28th, 2023 morning edition

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Police in Memphis released the body camera footage showing the moments leading up to the deadly beating of Tyre Nichols, an unarmed 29-year-old Black man who was pulled over by officers.

Prior to the video release, police claim a confrontation took place as officers approached the car and Nichols ran.

After catching the 29-year-old father, "another confrontation" broke out while taking Nichols into custody, police said before releasing the video.

Prior to the video release, Memphis Police Chief Cerelyn Davis had called the officers' actions a failure to the community.

Memphis police chief says there is no video evidence of him driving recklessly in the first place.

Here in Los Angeles, the Los Angeles Police Department issued a statement acknowledging the City of Memphis' decision to release the beating videos. »

To protect the children, let’s make churches adults-only venues

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We’ll continue to take steps and do things that I believe protect the children of Arkansas.”.

In that case, Sen. Stubblefield and Gov. Sanders will want to take the next logical step and put forward a bill designating the state’s many, many churches to be adults-only venues.

We need to protect the children, after all, and we know that the church is a hub of child sexual abuse by clergy in Arkansas and the nation. »

Japanese Govt Set to Legalize Medical Marijuana

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The government is poised to allow the use of medical marijuana to treat patients with intractable diseases, according to the outline of bills revealed on Tuesday.

Marijuana has been dubbed a “gateway drug” as it is said to lead to other forms of drug abuse.

The government intends to strengthen the crackdown on marijuana to prevent abuse of the drug among young people, which is becoming a social problem. »

UK scientists discover method to reduce steelmaking’s CO2 emissions by 90%

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Researchers from the University of Birmingham have developed an innovative method for existing furnaces that could reduce steelmaking’s CO2 emission by nearly 90%.

The iron and steel industry is a major cause of greenhouse gasses, accounting for 9% of global emissions.

This drastically reduces emission by the amount of coke needed and, subsequently, lowers steelmaking’s emissions by up to 88%. »

Wisconsin Supreme Court Candidate Is Trying to Open a Gun Range That Serves Alcohol

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According to local news reports, Waukesha County Judge Jennifer Dorow, a conservative candidate, and her husband Brian, are developing an indoor gun range that would not only host weddings and other events, but would also serve alcohol.

The couple requested a Class B liquor license to sell beer and wine to members and guests in the “clubhouse.”

Dorow mentioned the project at a January meeting of the Republican Women of Southeast Wisconsin in audio obtained by Jezebel. »