Lawmaker praises unanimous support of bill on use of deadly force
Last updated 2/1/2019 at Noon
Speaker Pro Tem John Lovick (D-Mill Creek) used his own background growing up in the South, and his experience as a law enforcement officer, to call for unified support legislation to refine the definition of the use of deadly force.
“I am encouraged by how Republican and Democratic lawmakers voted unanimously 98-0 in the House on legislation to strengthen and clarify the initiative on the use of deadly force,” Lovick said in a written statement.
Lovick issued the declaration in support of House Bill 1064 to strengthen the initiative on the use of measures used by police in crit...