Living That BOUNCE Life

WASHINGTON, DC - JUNE 08: (L-R) Attorney General William Barr and Daniel J, Cameron Attorney General for the Commonwealth of Kentucky, look on as U.S. President Donald Trump makes remarks as he participates in a roundtable with law enforcement officials in the State Dining Room of the White House, June, 8, 2020 in Washington, DC.

Attorney General Daniel Cameron says he met with Breonna Taylor’s family on Wednesday (Aug. 12), as WLKY reports. According to Cameron’s office, he met with Taylor’s mother, Tamika Palmer, Juniyah Palmer, Bianca Austin, the family’s lawyers, as well as Louisville activist Christopher 2X who is a part of Game Changers organization.

There’s not much information regarding what exactly was said during the meeting. However, his office says it was an opportunity to express condolences to Taylor’s family. According to Cameron’s spokesperson, the investigation remains ongoing, so it doesn’t appear that the meeting was to inform Taylor’s family that the investigation concluded.

LOUISVILLE, KY – AUGUST 11: A billboard featuring a picture of Breonna Taylor and calling for the arrest of police officers involved in her death is seen on August 11, 2020 in Louisville, Kentucky. Oprah Winfrey’s O Magazine sponsored the campaign featuring 26 billboards, one for every year Taylor was alive, across the city of Louisville where she died. Taylor was killed by Louisville Metro Police Department officers in a no-knock raid on March 13 when gunfire erupted. (Photo by Jon Cherry/Getty Images)

“Our Office of Special Prosecutions continues to review all the facts in the case to determine the truth,” spokeswoman Elizabeth Kuhn said in a news release. Back in March, Breonna Taylor was killed by Louisville police during a raid at her home.

Cameron’s office will determine whether the officers involved, Sgt. Jon Mattingly, Det. Brett Hankison and Det. Myles Cosgrove will face charges in Taylor’s death. Last week, Cameron said his office was still awaiting ballistic evidence from the FBI crime lab. A timeline hasn’t been provided on when the case might be concluded.

Glennisha Morgan is a Detroit-bred multimedia journalist and writer. She writes about intersectionality, hip-hop, pop culture, queer issues, race, feminism, and her truth. Follow her on Twitter @GlennishaMorgan.