Recently, conservatives discovered that a member of a KCMO legal team has been the topic of longstanding controversy.
We don't know if this important find with convince anybody of anything but the reporting of a right-wing blog deserves to be pointed out:
CONSERVATIVES DECRY AN "EXTREME" MEMBER OF KANSAS CITY'S LEGAL TEAM ARGUING AGAINST POLICE FUNDING INCREASES!!!
Check the story . . .
According to the BBC, “(New York lawyer Debo P.) Adegbile wrote legal briefs on behalf of Mumia Abu-Jamal,” the man serving life in prison without parole for the 1981 murder of Philadelphia police officer Daniel Faulkner. The officer was shot in the face and back during a traffic stop of Abu-Jamal’s brother.
Now Adegbile is one of Lucas’ lawyers suing to overturn a new Missouri law that requires Kansas City to fund its police department at 25% of city general fund revenues. The prior requirement was 20%, but the city had already been funding police at or near 25%.
Read more via www.TonysKansasCity.com link . . .
A lawyer currently helping Kansas City Mayor Quinton Lucas sue Missouri over police funding is a former advocate for a high-profile cop killer. Indeed, New York lawyer Debo P. Adegbile was too extreme even for the Democrat-led U.S. Senate to confirm as President Obama's head of the Civil Rights Division of the U.S.