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Public will be allowed at police discipline hearings

City official expects legal challenge from PBA

Wayne Bennett
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The city police disciplinary hearings will be open to the public after all, the city has decided. Corporation Counsel L. John Van Norden changed his earlier recommendation to close the proceedings, saying that the public should be able to watch the hearings of six officers who face termination. Public Safety Commissioner Wayne Bennett officially agreed with the new recommendation Wednesday. “The idea is, transparency is a good thing,” Van Norden said. “It’s something the public ...

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June 4, 2009
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