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REFLECTIONS ON THE CASE AGAINST PETER LIANG

Asian News 02/25/2016 0 Comments

By Theresa Tran Over the weekend, there were several protests across the country, mobilizing thousands of Chinese and other Asian Americans on behalf of officer Peter Liang, a Chinese American police officerconvicted last week for manslaughter in the accidental shooting of Akai Gurley, an African American man.  This has also illuminated a bifurcated response from Asian American groups and individuals from…

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Chinese Americans call for justice in Ann Arbor

Asian News 02/20/2016 0 Comments

Downtown rally one of 47 nationwide for Peter Liang [Ann Arbor=MI Asian] Tack-Yong Kim = Hundreds of Southeast Michigan Chinese-American community members assembled in front of the Washtenaw County Circuit Court today to rally for equal justice for NYPD Officer Peter Liang. Peter Liang was convicted of second-degree manslaughter on Feb. 11, 2016 and is facing a sentence of up…

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