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He also wouldn’t allow consent decrees — negotiated settlements between a plaintiff and a jurisdiction accused of voting rights violations — to count toward the violations that could subject a new jurisdiction to preclearance.Joe Manchin’s sweeping new voting rights proposal, explained|Ian Millhiser|June 17, 2021|Vox
It sought consent decrees—where local governments agree to binding terms to prevent tougher penalties—in many more municipalities.One city’s fight to solve its sewage problem with sensors|Andrew Zaleski|April 28, 2021|MIT Technology Review
Finally, in 2011, three days before Pete Buttigieg took office as mayor, the agency forced South Bend into a consent decree, ultimately demanding $863 million worth of sewer upgrades.One city’s fight to solve its sewage problem with sensors|Andrew Zaleski|April 28, 2021|MIT Technology Review
He says the training goes “right to the core” of the consent decree and the Justice Department’s initial findings.
The police department there earned praise for its implementation of police retooling mandated by a federal consent decree of its own.
You can not police yourselves and the consent decree was unsuccessful.Rogue L.A. Cop’s Facebook Manifesto: ‘You Will Now Live the Life of Prey’|The Daily Beast|February 8, 2013|DAILY BEAST