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Breaking News: Verdict reached for officer over deaths in 137-shot barrage

Associated Press A Cleveland police officer charged with voluntary manslaughter in the shooting deaths of two unarmed people in a 137-shot barrage will learn his fate Saturday. A judge said he reached a verdict in the bench trial of Officer … Continue reading

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Live coverage: Verdict reached in trial of Cleveland officer Michael Brelo

by Jen Steer and Darcie Loreno A verdict has been reached in the trial of a Cleveland police officer charged in the 2012 deadly police chase and shooting. Judge John O’Donnell will announce the verdict at 10 a.m. Officer Michael … Continue reading

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A Judge Just Let A Cop Walk After A Deadly Shooting. Legal Experts Say The Reasoning Is ‘Incredible.’

By Nicole Flatow   Late Monday, a Cook County judge acquitted Chicago police officer Dante Servin of several homicide-related charges for the fatal shooting of an unarmed woman standing outside with some friends near his home. It was the first … Continue reading

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Ex-Chicago cop convicted of lying about torture

Wow! This isn’t the 19th century. The day of wild, west justice is over.  This is surprising and disturbing to read about. Everyone has basic human rights, the job of the police is to honor those as well as the law. … Continue reading

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