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Louisiana Clears 2 White Officers in Shooting Death of Black Man

Authorities in the southern U.S. state of Louisiana on Tuesday cleared two white policemen of wrongdoing in the shooting death of a black man at close range after it was determined he was armed, as the officers said they had believed, as they struggled to arrest him. Louisiana Attorney General Jeff Landry said the facts surrounding the 2016 killing of Alton Sterling showed "beyond a reasonable doubt" that the police officers, Blane Salamoni and Howie Lake, were justified in the...

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