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  June 5, 2016

Documents Reveal Feds Aren't Buying Pocomoke's Justification for Firing 1st Black Police Chief


Detailed filings obtained by TRNN show the Federal Agency determined Chief Kelvin Sewell was terminated for refusing to fire two black officers, not the reasons city officials offered during an Equal Employment Opportunity Commission investigation
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Town that Fired 1st Black Chief Under Scrutiny for Pricey Project Amid Spike in Crime
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Federal Judge Orders Civil Rights Lawsuit Against Pocomoke, State of MD to Move Forward
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Documents Reveal Feds Aren't Buying Pocomoke's Justification for Firing 1st Black Police Chief
Feds Find Probable Cause of Widespread Discrimination in Firing of Pocomoke's First Black Police Chief
Feds Find Probable Cause Pocomoke Violated Law When it Fired 1st Black Police Chief
Lawsuit Alleges Retaliation Prompted Firing of Pocomoke's First Black Police Chief
Board Rules Pocomoke City Council Violated Open Meetings Act
City Clears Art From Confederate Monument
Baltimore Still Debating What to Do With Confederate Statues
Key Pocomoke Councilwoman Says City Doesn't Speak for Her in Secret Meeting Controversy
Pocomoke to Attorney General: Reason for Secret Meeting is Secret
ACLU: Illegal Pocomoke Meeting Should Void Chief's Firing
Pocomoke Councilwoman Gives Inside Story of How City's First Black Chief was Fired
Justice Department Details Investigation of Black Police Chief's Firing as Community Calls for Mayor's Resignation
Black Police Chief Makes Community Policing Work...Then Gets Fired
Passions Erupt as Officials Stonewall on Black Chief's Firing


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