WED PM Update: Task force backs limited ban on police chokeholds, penalties for ignoring excessive force

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-- The Speaker's Task Force on Racial Disparities recommends banning police chokeholds except in "life-threatening situations or in self defense."
Meanwhile, the task force failed to reach a consensus on the use of no-knock search warrants after Gov. Tony Evers had previously called for an end to both.
The commission's recommendations include creating criminal penalties for law enforcement officers who fail to intervene or report to a superior when a colleague uses excessive force.
The task force, created after a Kenosha polic...

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