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A woman whose brother was killed as Phoenix police were trying to arrest him three years ago is drawing parallels between his death and George Floyd’s death while in police custody in Minneapolis.


Democratic lawmakers in Arizona have asked Republican Gov. Doug Ducey to call a special session to address police reform in the state following the death of George Floyd in Minneapolis.

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Thousands of people participated in peaceful protests in Phoenix over the death of George Floyd.

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The fifth night of protests in downtown Phoenix over police brutality ended peacefully Monday with demonstrators leaving shortly after the 8 p.m. curfew took effect.


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People in Arizona faced a second overnight curfew Monday after looting at high-end businesses and clashes between police and civilians over the weekend led Gov. Doug Ducey to crack down.