Photo of a crowd gathered at a Cleveland Black Lives Matter protest, with a focus on a Black man in front holding a set of keys
Zachery Cutner, 26, addresses protestors at a rally in Cleveland on May 30, following the the death of George Floyd. (John Kuntz/

Law’s Lewis Katz discusses law enforcement’s use of military gear during May 30 protests, suggests more peaceful alternatives

Cuyahoga County Sheriff’s Department nearly doubles stockpile of “less lethal” munitions after May 30 riot Lewis Katz, the John C. Hutchins Professor Emeritus of Law, said that the use of “military gear” against protesters should have been the last resort during the protests in downtown Cleveland May 30.