Amy Cooper: Charges dismissed against woman who called police on Black birdwatcher in viral Central Park video

February 17, 2021 ☼ racism

Source: The Washington Post

Link: Amy Cooper: Charges dismissed against woman who called police on Black birdwatcher in viral Central Park video

Prosecutor Joan Illuzzi said that Cooper, who appeared for a video court proceeding, participated in a “restorative justice” counseling program, which is typically available to first-time offenders facing relatively low-level charges.

There are those who feel that these folks should be pilloried forever. That just frosts me. People should be able to redeem themselves.