Harris has branded herself as a "progressive prosecutor," with supporters pointing to the fact that she was ahead of her time as she began her career during the "tough on crime era."
The 95-page lawsuit names 23 defendants and alleges a 20-year campaign to undermine police chiefs and mayoral candidates who sought departmental change.
No one was charged in Taylor's fatal shooting by police, a long-awaited grand jury decision that the family said is not justified.
U.S. voters supporting both major parties also strongly backed a requirement for police to use body cameras.
The basketball star has launched a petition for the WNBA to replace players' names with the names of those who have suffered at the hands of police brutality and social injustice.
"This is one of many critical steps on police reform that we've taken to create a more peaceful, just, compassionate and equitable community," Louisville Mayor Greg Fisher wrote on Thursday.
"We have to move," former vice president Joe Biden said Thursday, "and we have to change the institutional structures."
Omar said that nationwide reforms are needed in the wake of George Floyd's police-involved death.
The Minnesota senator, who has been criticized for not prosecuting cases involving police brutality in the past, took to Twitter to call for police reform.
The 2020 Democratic debates so far have included not one question on fixing broken government. That's a mistake—especially when streamlining government can help it achieve key goals, like tackling climate change.
Vice President Pence said congressional Democrats abandoned reforms on gun control, health care and opioid abuse in favor of impeaching President Donald Trump.
Inmates will also be offered the freedom to cook meals, more gym time and the ability to choose their own shower times.
Immigrants "allow everyone to specialize more in what they are doing best. That increases the efficiency of the economy, creates more output for everyone, increases GDP per capita for natives and benefits the immigrants as well."
Legal reform on abortion is of course necessary, but it is not sufficient.
Sanders told Iowans Saturday he believed convicted felons should be allowed to vote while incarcerated because "they're still living in American society."
"They specifically told me not to tell other people about what went on in that office and that is a red flag."
The bipartisan bill pushes back against states that suspend the professional licenses of workers who can't pay back their student loans.
"They have been calling and thanking, you know, that people have been trying to get that taken care of and it's now signed into law and affects tremendous numbers of people, and very good people."
"I think we'll see activity, but I don't expect to see a lot of progress," Adam Winkler, a law professor at the University of California Los Angeles, told Newsweek.
At least 700 high school students have been arrested nationwide.
"Content that ridicules, mocks, provokes and disrupts public order, religious values and public morals" will be punished, the public prosecutor warned.
The "sovereign bolivar" was launched on Monday as a revaluation and renaming of the old bolivar.