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Re: Should the city of Palo Alto ban Tasers?

From: domainremoved <Thomas>
Date: Fri, 24 Jan 2020 09:08:22 -0800

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Thank you for staying in this struggle, Aram. Your patient, farsighted efforts will yield their harvest in due course.

Appreciatively,

Thomas
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Thomas Atwood
"El Gran Bufón"
Community Advocate, Fool
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Palo Alto CA 94303

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"A fool thinks himself to be wise, but a wise man knows himself to be a fool." -Shakespeare

> On Jan 22, 2020, at 1:30 AM, Aram James <abjpd1_at_(domainremoved)
>
> 1/22/2020
>
> Hi Folks,
>
> I’m hoping to persuade the Palo Alto City Council to re-examine the need for Tasers in Palo Alto. I’m requesting that the Taser issue .... be one of the council’s priority issues in 2020.
>
> Since the introduction of Tasers in Palo Alto... a growing body of evidence suggests that Tasers are much more dangerous then originally thought.
>
> In September of 2014.... I was invited to speak as part of a panel on whether Berkeley’s police should be allowed to purchase an use Tasers. As part of my presentation.... I discussed my own experience with the same issue in Palo Alto back in 2007.
>
> My presentation was a brief 13 minutes or so... but covered many of the key issues the PA City Council ... and the community at large.... should take into consideration when
> deciding whether Taser are no longer needed in Palo Alto (see the link to my presentation below).
>
> Sincerely,
>
> Aram James
>
>
> Check out this video on YouTube:
>
> https://youtu.be/zxRyBZjY46s
>
>
> Sent from my iPhone
Received on Fri Jan 24 2020 - 09:12:10 PST

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