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Albert Samaha

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Criminal Justice Reporter — BuzzFeed

Criminal justice reporter, @BuzzFeedNews / albert.samaha@buzzfeed.com / Author, "Never Ran, Never Will" — pre-order here: bit.ly/2H0hO98

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When sexual assault laws don't explicitly cover coercive encounters involving on-duty police officers, prosecutors drop cases like this one:  https://www.buzzfeed.com/albertsamaha/when-she-pursued-a-rape-charge-the-cop-on-the-case-pursued?utm_term=.al6gBWoK0#.sj6GD4LKx 
“The Florida woman felt she had to have sex with detective Michel Toro to ensure he worked on her case. Investigators agreed and said he'd violated state law, but Toro was never charged.”  https://www.buzzfeed.com/albertsamaha/when-she-pursued-a-rape-charge-the-cop-on-the-case-pursued 
RT @mattmittenthal: in an editorial, the @dallasnews calls for Texas legislature to close the police rape loophole (following reporting… https://t.co/9Ww4nSIGYu
RT @SchoofsFeed: After investigation by "the internet media company Buzzfeed" exposes Missouri's troubled execution-drug supplier,… https://t.co/faDBRmumMd
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