Omaha Police Union president beneath hearth, rental help claims rise, Omaha police officer terminated, Nebraska nonetheless hasn’t accepted federal unemployment advantages and different essential native information for Thursday, September third

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The president of the Omaha Police Union liked tweets that justified violence against the police and belittled protesters

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Good Morning,

Today we have stories of thousands applying for rental benefits, an Omaha police officer facing dismissal, and Nebraska’s failure to opt for federal unemployment benefits.

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In Omaha

  • The Nebraska Supreme Court Arguments heard Wednesday about whether or not proposals to legalize casino gambling should be on the ballot in November.
  • A judge in the Lancaster County District Court issued a discovery decision in a lawsuit against eight University of Nebraska-Lincoln soccer players.
  • Nebraska is one of two states that have not yet made a decision to allow unemployed workers an additional $ 300 per week Federal unemployment assistance.

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