Kansas City was certainly lucky that a calmer Gill was mayor at the time. At 5’8” tall, his ability to resolve conflicts – nonviolently and reasonably- earned him the nickname as “the little giant of the 3rd Ward.”
Despite receiving death threats, being abducted, and having a lynch mob form during a service, Pastor Anderson had the courage and convictions to continue to preach against slavery and lead other pastors to do the same.
Judge Harrell’s order, which was agreed to by both parties, gives the city 14 days from today to respond to the suit’s request that the city be ordered to return the $42.3 million appropriated to the Department.
KCPD funding cuts: A look at what police services will be cut, the city’s ordinances, and the Police Board’s lawsuit
Introducing and passing an ordinance the same day is generally only done for emergencies.
Staff at many establishments have been subject to harassment based on upholding our orders and we will not force them to do so further where our regulators cannot reasonably tell between those vaccinated or not at an establishment.