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Contact: Charles Stewart
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Sen. Holly J. Mitchell questions Jasmine Richards conviction on old “lynch” law
“On July 1 of last year, Governor Brown signed SB 629, a bill that I introduced to delete the law’s use of the term ‘lynching’ to define the crime of unlawfully removing someone from police custody.