By: KDKA-TV News Staff
PITTSBURGH (KDKA) – Pittsburgh City Council has decided to table its discussion of a “no-knock bill” for two weeks.READ MORE: Black Political Leaders In Pittsburgh Express Relief For Derek Chauvin Conviction
The bill proposed banning “no-knock” warrants within the city limits.READ MORE: Derek Chauvin Guilty On All 3 Counts In George Floyd’s Death
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The executive director of the Citizen Police Review Board says no-knock warrants are already being executed across the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania and that they’re illegal.