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68 arrested as protesters march to Churchill Downs, Cardinal Stadium

The group announced plans to march from South Central Park to the Louisville Metro Police Department Training Academy.

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RE: 68 arrested as protesters march to Churchill Downs, Cardinal...

August 27th, 2020 @ 8:28PM (11 months ago)

They can't pass an ordinance that conflicts with state law, which is why they are trying to do. This is a castle doctrine state. Saying you can't defend yourself with a less than lethal weapon is an obvious attempt to reverse a state law they disagree with.

Even if some corrupt prosecutor were to try to enforce such a law, good luck getting it through appeals or even a jury. They could be disbarred for trying, but it's not as if rules against illegal or unethical behavior stops the lawyers in this city from trying much of anytyhing.