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Documents: Department of Justice produces information on “Less-than-lethals”

The Department of Justice released a CD containing a bunch of documents about so-called less than lethal munitions. The documents are worth reading. They are as follows:

Note: The study looks at 63 cases in which people died during or immediately after police sprayed them with pepper spray. Here's a segment of the report:

Note: This one looks like a long inventory list of the kinds of "non-lethals" used by military and police. You can see how much the products cost, as well. Do these look familiar, occupy protesters?

I bet these bullets look familiar to Occupy Denver protesters.

I hope the LAPD don't break out these big guns to police the Occupy movement there. The DOJ itself admits that these "less than lethals" can kill.

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