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Vallay Varro Runs for St. Paul School Board

Speaking of local candidates, we just got an email from APAP member Yee Chang in Minnesota. Yee is married to State Senator Mee Moua and it looks like his sister-in-law, Vallay Moua Varro, is following in her sister's footsteps. From Vallay's campaign website:


Police Brutality in the Twin Cities: Justice for Fong Lee Now!

I've been getting some disturbing news out of Minnesota from my friend, artist and community activist Bao Phi, about a case of police brutality and wrongful killing of Fong Lee.  Despite evidence of police wrong-doing, the court found the police officer innocent.  After the verdict was annouced on May 28, community activist Tou Ger Xiong read the following statement: