'Reprimand urged' for French police over anal assault of black man

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A French police disciplinary hearing has recommended that two officers who were involved in the 2017 arrest of a 22-year-old black man in a Paris suburb when he was allegedly deliberately attacked with a truncheon intoduced into his anus, causing life-changing injuries, should be given no more than a reprimand, according to French media reports.

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A police disciplinary board in France is reported to have recommended that two officers involved in the violent arrest of a young black man, who was allegedly sexually assaulted with a truncheon, be let off with a reprimand, reports The Guardian.