A Crazy Democrat Idea That Doesn't Go Far Enough
June 11, 2020
House Democrats last week introduced a federal police reform bill. As usual, the bill is terrible, even in concept. Policing is a local issue. But, like a broken clock, the Democrat bill is right on one matter: their bill makes qualified immunity a legislative issue instead of a judicial concern. What Is ‘Qualified Immunity’ Qualified immunity bars lawsuits against public officials whose actions cause actual damages unless those actions violate the law.