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Mother of Breonna Taylor to speak at Corpus Christi 'Breonna's Law Support Rally'

The event will be held Saturday, Feb. 13 at Cole Park.
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CORPUS CHRISTI, Texas — A rally to show support for Breonna's Law is happening in Corpus Christi this weekend, with Breonna Taylor's mother, Tamika Palmer, as a guest speaker.

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26-year-old Breonna Taylor was a decorated EMT worker who was shot and killed in her Louisville, Kentucky apartment on March 13 when officers executed a no-knock search warrant at her apartment. Her death created national outrage and protests lasted for several months.

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Months later, Louisville Metro Council passed Breonna's Law, which officially banned the use of no-knock warrants. Several officers were fired in the wake of the shooting.

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Breonna's family is bringing support for the law to be enacted in other jurisdictions and will speak Saturday, Feb. 13 at noon at Cole Park.

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The event is open to the public.   

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