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3 months ago

Breonna Taylor’s mother urges DOJ to charge officers two years after her daughter's death

Two years after Breonna Taylor was shot and killed by police, her mother met with Department of Justice officials, urging federal charges against the officers.
3 months ago
Breonna Taylor’s mother urges DOJ to charge officers involved in her daughter’s death
3 months ago

Breonna Taylor’s mom urges DOJ to charge officers

Two years after Breonna Taylor was shot and killed by police, her mother met with Department of Justice officials, urging federal charges against the officers.
3 months ago
Breonna Taylor’s mom urges DOJ to charge officers
3 months ago

Breonna Taylor’s family, supporters sustain push for justice

Breonna Taylor’s family has joined with demonstrators and other supporters to honor the two-year anniversary of the Black woman’s passing in a botched police raid
3 months ago
4 months ago

Breonna Taylor's family, protesters upset over acquittal

The acquittal of an ex-Louisville officer tied to the botched drug raid that ended with Breonna Taylor’s death is stirring the frustrations of her family and protesters
4 months ago
Breonna Taylor's family, protesters upset over acquittal
4 months ago
Jury finds ex-officer not guilty on all counts in shooting during Breonna Taylor raid
4 months ago

Ex-officer cleared in shooting during Breonna Taylor raid

A Kentucky jury has cleared a former police officer who fired shots during the 2020 drug raid that ended with Breonna Taylor’s death
4 months ago
Jurors weigh fate of officer fired after Breonna Taylor raid
4 months ago

Cop in raid that killed Breonna Taylor found not guilty

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4 months ago
Cop in raid that killed Breonna Taylor found not guilty
4 months ago

Fired cop says he did nothing wrong in Breonna Taylor raid

Former Louisville detective Brett Hankison has testified that he did nothing wrong during the botched narcotics raid that left Breonna Taylor dead
4 months ago
Fired cop says he did nothing wrong in Breonna Taylor raid
4 months ago

Jurors in ex-officer's trial visit site of Taylor raid

Jurors in the trial for the only person criminally charged in the deadly 2020 raid that resulted in the death of Breonna Taylor have visited the scene of the shooting in Louisville
4 months ago
4 months ago

Officer connected to Breonna Taylor raid on trial

The ex-cop who was executing a “no-knock” search warrant at Breonna Taylor’s home is now on trial. ABC News’ Mona Kosar Abdi has more from a survivor of that terrifying night.
4 months ago
Officer connected to Breonna Taylor raid on trial
4 months ago

Officer who fired into neighbor’s apartment in Breonna Taylor case faces jury

Wednesday marked the start of the trial for Louisville, Kentucky, police officer Brett Hankison, who is charged in connection to the incident where Breonna Taylor was killed.
4 months ago
Officer who fired into neighbor’s apartment in Breonna Taylor case faces jury
4 months ago

Breaking down the trial of the officer charged in Breonna Taylor raid

ABC News’ Linsey Davis speaks with civil rights attorney Channa Lloyd about the trial of the ex-officer charged in the raid that killed Breonna Taylor, and the latest on the George Floyd trial.
4 months ago
Breaking down the trial of the officer charged in Breonna Taylor raid
4 months ago

Neighbor testifies in Breonna Taylor raid trial

The trial began Wednesday for Brett Hankison, the only officer charged in connection with the raid that killed Breonna Taylor in 2020.
4 months ago
Neighbor testifies in Breonna Taylor raid trial
4 months ago

Trial begins for former officer involved in raid that killed Breonna Taylor

Former Kentucky police officer Brett Hankison is charged with firing into a neighboring apartment while serving a "no-knock" warrant on Taylor's apartment on March 13, 2020.
4 months ago
Trial begins for former officer involved in raid that killed Breonna Taylor
4 months ago

Breonna Taylor raid trial: Neighbor testifies gunshots 'inches away from hitting me'

Trial begins Wednesday for Brett Hankison, the only officer charged in connection with the raid that killed Breonna Taylor.
4 months ago
Breonna Taylor raid trial: Gunshots 'inches away from hitting me,' neighbor says
4 months ago

Opening statements begin in trial stemming from raid that killed Breonna Taylor

The trial begins today for former Kentucky police officer Brett Hankison who was involved in the raid that killed Breonna Taylor on March 13, 2020.
4 months ago
Opening statements begin in trial stemming from raid that killed Breonna Taylor
4 months ago

Jury seated in trial related to Breonna Taylor's shooting

Lawyers are returning to court to finish picking a jury.
4 months ago
Jury to be finalized in Breonna Taylor-related shooting case
5 months ago

Jury selection moving swiftly in Breonna Taylor-related case

Jury selection is moving swiftly in the trial of a former Kentucky police officer involved in the botched drug raid that left Breonna Taylor dead
5 months ago
Jury selection moving swiftly in Breonna Taylor-related case
5 months ago

Jury selection to begin in trial of officer charged in shooting at Breonna Taylor's apartment

Jury selection is set to begin in the trial of Brett Hankison, who charged in the shooting at Breonna Taylor's apartment complex.
5 months ago
Jury selection to begin in trial of officer involved in Breonna Taylor shooting
5 months ago

Jury selection rescheduled for officer involved in botched raid on Breonna Taylor's apartment

Jury selection has been rescheduled in the trial of officer involved in Breonna Taylor's death.
5 months ago
Jury selection rescheduled for officer involved in raid on Breonna Taylor's apartment
5 months ago

Jury selection starts in lone trial over Breonna Taylor raid

It is the only criminal trial to arise from the botched police raid.
5 months ago
Ex-cop's trial for Taylor raid offers new chance for justice
1 year ago

Lawyers for Breonna Taylor's family sue police over existence of body camera footage

An attorney for the Taylor family sued Louisville Metro Police claiming they may have given the public "misinformation" about the existence of body camera footage.
1 year ago
Lawyers for Breonna Taylor's family sue police over existence of body camera footage
1 year ago

Officers shouldn’t have fired into Breonna Taylor’s home, report says

Louisville officers shouldn't have fired a single shot in Breonna Taylor's home, a report says.
1 year ago
Officers shouldn't have fired a single shot in Breonna Taylor's home: Report
1 year ago

Officer shot in Breonna Taylor raid is retiring: 'Time has come' to leave, he says

Sgt. Jonathan Mattingly, the Louisville police officer shot in the leg during the raid at Breonna Taylor's home, says the "time has come" to leave.
1 year ago
Officer shot in Breonna Taylor raid is retiring: 'Time has come' to leave, he says
1 year ago

DOJ announces investigation of Louisville Police Department

The Justice Department has launched an investigation into the policing practices of the Louisville PD, from use of force to search warrants, in the wake of the fatal shooting of Breonna Taylor.
1 year ago
DOJ announces investigation of Louisville Police Department
1 year ago

AG Merrick Garland announces DOJ probe into Louisville policing practices

The investigation will determine if the police department "engages in a pattern or practice of violations of the Constitution or federal law."
1 year ago
AG Merrick Garland announces DOJ probe into Louisville policing practices
1 year ago

Former Louisville police officer Brett Hankison, who was charged in Breonna Taylor case, has trial delayed to 2022

The criminal trial for former Louisville police officer Brett Hankison, one of the cops involved in the fatal killing of Breonna Taylor, has been delayed to next year.
1 year ago
Former Louisville police officer Brett Hankison's trial delayed to 2022
1 year ago

Simon & Schuster will not distribute book by officer who raided Breonna Taylor's home

News of the forthcoming book sparked immediate backlash on social media.
1 year ago
Simon & Schuster drops book by policeman who raided Breonna Taylor's home
1 year ago

Police chief reprimands officer over Breonna Taylor email

Louisville’s police chief has reprimanded the sergeant who was shot during the raid on Breonna Taylor’s apartment for an email that was critical of department leadership
1 year ago
1 year ago

Kentucky limits no-knock warrants after Breonna Taylor death

Kentucky Gov. Andy Beshear has signed a partial ban on no-knock warrants a year after the fatal shooting of Breonna Taylor
1 year ago
1 year ago

Breonna Taylor's death: A push to limit no-knock warrants

Kentucky lawmakers have passed a partial-ban on no-knock warrants, more than a year after the death of Breonna Taylor during a police raid on the Black woman's home
1 year ago
1 year ago

Judge rejects request to move trial of only officer charged in Breonna Taylor killing

A judge has rejected moving the trial location for the only police officer tried in the killing of Breonna Taylor.
1 year ago
Judge denies request to move trial of only officer charged in Breonna Taylor killing
1 year ago

Breonna Taylor's boyfriend Kenneth Walker files federal lawsuit against Louisville police

Kenneth Walker, the boyfriend of Breonna Taylor, has filed a federal lawsuit against the Louisville Metro Police Department.
1 year ago
Breonna Taylor's boyfriend files federal lawsuit against Louisville police
1 year ago

A year after her death, protesters take to the streets to demand justice for Breonna Taylor

A year after her death, protesters take to the streets to demand justice for Breonna Taylor
1 year ago
Protesters take to the streets to demand justice for Breonna Taylor
1 year ago

Remembering Breonna Taylor 1 year after her death

Taylor was shot and killed in her home during a botched police raid and her mother says she will not stop seeking justice.
1 year ago
Remembering Breonna Taylor 1 year after her death
1 year ago

Breonna Taylor's death 1 year later: Activists and lawmakers still fighting for justice

On the one-year anniversary of Breonna Taylor's death in Louisville, Kentucky, activists say there's still no justice in her death.
1 year ago
Breonna Taylor's death 1 year later: Activists, lawmakers still fighting for justice
1 year ago

Family, friends honor Breonna Taylor 1 year after her death

Family and friends gathered at Jefferson Square Park in Louisville, Kentucky, to honor Breonna Taylor on the one-year anniversary of her death.
1 year ago
Family, friends honor Breonna Taylor 1 year after her death
1 year ago

Remembering Breonna Taylor 1 year after her death

Taylor’s mother, Tamika Palmer, and family attorney Lonita Baker reflect on the past year and discuss where the case stands now.
1 year ago
Remembering Breonna Taylor 1 year after her death
1 year ago

Breonna Taylor's mom seeking justice 1 year later: 'They should be held accountable'

Breonna Taylor was shot inside her home in the early hours of March 13, 2020.
1 year ago
Breonna Taylor's mom seeking justice 1 year later: 'They should be held accountable'
1 year ago

Kentucky House to vote on bill limiting no-knock warrants

A bill that would limit the use of “no-knock” warrants is headed to the Kentucky House floor for a vote
1 year ago
1 year ago

Judge ends shooting case against Breonna Taylor's boyfriend

A judge in Kentucky has signed an order permanently closing a criminal case against Breonna Taylor’s boyfriend
1 year ago
1 year ago

Kentucky Senate GOP leader files no-knock warrant bill

One of Kentucky’s top GOP lawmakers has filed legislation to ban some no-knock warrants nearly a year after the death of Breonna Taylor
1 year ago
1 year ago

Petition seeks ouster of Kentucky AG over Taylor death probe

A petition has been filed seeking the impeachment of Kentucky's attorney general
1 year ago
1 year ago

Kentucky lawmaker introduces 3 new bills in wake of Breonna Taylor case

A lawmaker in Kentucky introduced three police conduct bills drafted in the wake of Breonna Taylor's death.
1 year ago
Lawmaker introduces legislation on police, protests in wake of Breonna Taylor case
1 year ago

2 Louisville police officers fired for roles in Breonna Taylor shooting

Louisville police officer Myles Cosgrove and Det. Joshua Jaynes were both involved in the Breonna Taylor case.
1 year ago
2 officers fired for roles in Breonna Taylor shooting
1 year ago

Two officers involved in death of Breonna Taylor fired

The attorneys for former detectives Myles Cosgrove and Joshua Jaynes said they were both notified of their termination from the Louisville Metro Police Department. Both have the chance to appeal.
1 year ago
Two officers involved in death of Breonna Taylor fired
1 year ago

Louisville police to fire 2 officers involved in fatal shooting of Breonna Taylor

Only one other officer was previously punished for the botched raid.
1 year ago
Louisville police to fire 2 officers involved in fatal shooting of Breonna Taylor
1 year ago

Officers connected to Taylor's death could face dismissal

Louisville police have taken steps that could result in the firing of two officers connected to Breonna Taylor's death
1 year ago
2 years ago

Breonna Taylor's mother on spending 1st Christmas without her

"Breonna loved Christmas,” her mother Tamika Palmer said. “Breonna loved any holiday, really. She wanted everybody to come together.”
2 years ago
Breonna Taylor's mother on spending 1st Christmas without her
2 years ago

Council won't appoint new prosecutor in Breonna Taylor case

Grand jury members say they were not allowed to explore shooting death charges.
2 years ago