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House PASSES Bo's Law, named for Botham Jean, 98-41. It needs one more OK to head to Senate for further debate. #txlege 

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Bo's law, named after Botham Jean, passed in the Texas Senate following its third reading and now heads to the Senate for a vote. The bill aims to tighten policies and procedures for body-worn cameras by law enforcement during investigations

Up now on House floor is Bo's Law, named for Botham Jean, who was killed by an off-duty Dallas police officer in his apartment. Creates specific requirements for body cams. Background: #txlege 

Family members of George Floyd, Botham Jean and Eric Garner were among those who shared their stories with Sens. Tim Scott and Lindsey Graham.

FAMILIES MEET WITH LAWMAKERS: Family members of George Floyd, Eric Garner and Botham Jean met Thursday on Capitol Hill with lawmakers from both sides of the aisle to discuss police reform bills. @LinseyDavis  reports. .

At the @Transition46 @CedricRichmond, a @AmbassadorRiced  among those currently meeting with members and representatives of the families of George Floyd, Eric Garner, Terence Crutcher, Andrew Brown, and Botham Jean "to discuss the urgent need for police reform."

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WH officials met with the lawyers and families of George Floyd, Eric Garner, Terence Crutcher, Andrew Brown, and Botham Jean today to discuss police reform. @NikolenDC  reports on where that legislation stands in Congress

'Amber Guyger murdered Botham Jean. This court should say so': Prosecution argues at appeal hearing


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Botham Jean's neighbor, a key witness in Amber Guyger trial, shot to death in Dallas

BREAKING: In stunning moment, Botham Jean's brother embraces Amber Guyger after her sentencing for his brother's murder. "I don't even want you to go to jail. I want the best for you, because I know that's exactly what Botham would want."

BREAKING: Ex-Dallas cop Amber Guyger has been found guilty of murder for shooting and killing Botham Jean, an unarmed Black man, in his own home.

What are the chances Botham Jean would have received 10 yrs for murdering Amber Guyger after entering her apt illegally? What are the chances some of her family would hug him as his family hugged her? Blk ppl are always expected to be compassionate but rarely receive compassion

HE HAS A NAME: 26 year old Botham Shem Jean was killed by a Dallas police officer who mistakingly thought his apartment was hers’. A native of St. Lucia, and a graduate of Harding University, a Christian school in Arkansas, his friends called him “Bo.” May he rest in peace.

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JUST IN: Dallas cop Amber Guyger found guilty of murder for fatally shooting her neighbor Botham Jean in his home. She faces a maximum of life in prison.

‘How can we continue to lose the lives of unarmed Black men in the United State of America at the hands of white police officers?’ —  speaking out on Botham Jean

Also: The woman who took cellphone footage of Amber Guyger immediately after Guyger killed Botham Jean said she was fired and her credentials were blacklisted in Texas. So the two people who contradict this narrative of remorse, one is dead and the other silenced. C’mon now.

Joshua Brown’s selflessness and courage brought some justice for his neighbor Botham Jean. We grieve again learning of Joshua’s murder. I pray for his family, his community, and all those impacted by this tragedy. We demand answers.

How Botham Jean’s brother chooses to grieve is his business. He’s entitled to that. But this judge choosing to hug this woman is unacceptable. Keep in mind this convicted murderer is the same one who laughed about Martin Luther King Jr’s assassination, and killing ppl on sight.