Police set limits for planned meeting with equity panel
October 30, 2020
TOPEKA, Kan. (AP) — Some members of a commission established by Kansas Gov. Laura Kelly to examine policing and other racial justice issues are critical of rules set by the Kansas chapter of the National Fraternal Order of Police union for an upcoming discussion.
The Kansas FOP is allowing a maximum of five to six members of the 15-member Commission on Racial Equity and Justice to participate in a planned "listening session" scheduled for next month, commission members said in a meeting Thursday. The police group is also requiring commissioners to send their questions ahead of the discuss...