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John Oliver Explains Why Police Accountability Is About More Than Just “a Few Bad Apples”

John Oliver is no stranger to exploring some of the knottier aspects of the criminal justice system, whether he’s explaining the problems with municipal fines or calling for an overhaul of civil asset forfeiture. But on Sunday night, the Last Week Tonight host tackled a much more mainstream issue: police accountability. Though it’s difficult to pin down exactly how many people have been killed by police in the U.
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