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Examiner Local Editorial: D.C. Police Chief Cathy Lanier has to obey the law, too

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D.C. Police Chief Cathy Lanier exercises a great deal of discretion when it comes to reprimanding officers under her command. But that discretion is not absolute. Under District law, the independent Office of Police Complaints has the final word on whether a citizen complaint results in disciplinary action. Chief Lanier has refused to accept the OPC's decisions in at least three police...

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