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On April 4, 2015, North Charleston, white Police Officer Michael Slager shot Walter Scott as he ran away from Slager, after a car stop. [Read More]
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Thursday's sentencing of Scott's killer is a brief, moving reminder of the early promise of cameraphones and the mobile internet. [Read More]
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Michael Slager, a former North Charleston police officer, was sentenced to 20 years in prison by a judge for violating the civil rights of the... [Read More]
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In a rare situation, a police officer has been held truly accountable for killing an unarmed black man. Michael Slager, a former cop in South... [Read More]
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Share This Story:TwitterFacebookLinkedinMore(CNN)- The former South Carolina police officer who shot and killed an unarmed Black man is heading to prison. A US District Judge... [Read More]
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Relatives of a fleeing black motorist shot and killed by a white officer know that nothing will bring back the 50-year-old father who loved football,... [Read More]
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A white former South Carolina officer was sentenced to 20 years in prison on Thursday for fatally shooting an unarmed Black motorist in the back... [Read More]
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A white former police officer was sentenced in South Carolina Thursday to 20 years in federal prison in the fatal shooting of an unarmed black... [Read More]
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"I'm sorry." [Read More]
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The fatal shooting of Scott by Slager in April 2015 became the latest killing to set off national protests over racially biased policing. [Read More]
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More than two years ago, the fatal shooting of unarmed black motorist Walter Scott by a white South Carolina police officer set off a wave... [Read More]
Former South Carolina police officer Michael Slager was sentenced to 19-24 years in prison for 2015 killing of unarmed black motorist Walter Scott. [Read More]
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Michael Slager, the former North Charleston police officer who fatally shot and killed Walter Scott in 2015, has been sentenced to 20 years in prison. [Read More]
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The South Carolina police officer served for several years in the Coast Guard at Port Canaveral, according to family members and published reports. [Read More]
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What former police officer Michael Slager received for murdering Walter Scott pales in comparison to many non-violent offenders' sentences. [Read More]
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One by one, relatives of the late Walter Scott urged a judge to mete out a significant punishment for Michael Slager, the white former police... [Read More]
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"This is a tragedy that shouldn't have happened," the judge said of 50-year-old Walter Scott's shooting. A bystander recorded the shooting on a cellphone, and... [Read More]
CHARLESTON, S.C.— A white former South Carolina officer was sentenced to 20 years in prison on Thursday for fatally shooting an unarmed black motorist in... [Read More]
Michael Slager's sentence, though handed down through a plea agreement and not a jury trial, is a rare conviction in police shooting cases, which have... [Read More]
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The former officer could have faced life in prison... [Read More]
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