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PBC News & Comment Thursday, April 12

Investigation slams UC Davis campus cops for pepper spraying Occupy protesters in November; Prof. Lisa Hajjar on Omar Suleiman, Egypt's torturer-turned-presidential candidate.  Also:

--Excerpt from Hajjar interview in today's in-depth interview

--Syria cease-fire unlikely to hold

--Israel asks US, again, for early release of admitted spy Jonathan Pollard

--NY Times finally connects NRA and ALEC to "Stand Your Ground Law" at center of Trayvon Martin killing

--Hillary Rosen takes flak from fellow Dems for her accurate statement that Ann Romney  "hasn't worked a day in her life"

--Natural gas prices drop as California debates timid law about fracking