Prosecuting Breonna Taylor's Killers
September 3, 2020
As a former prosecutor, Georgetown Law Professor Paul Butler says there is a clear criminal case against the police officers who killed Breonna Taylor on March 13, 2020. In a new video, Butler delivers the opening statement he would give if prosecuting the case in Kentucky.
In the video Butler discusses: Charges. Butler says the evidence warrants three charges against three Louisville police officers: second-degree manslaughter, reckless homicide, and complicity.
The no-knock warrant. “[Police] said didn't need a no-knock warrant for Breonna because she posed no threat. But what they did...