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No Charges for Officers in Alton Sterling Case

While the ruling is the first of its kind under the new presidential administration, it is not uncommon.
Source: Patrick Fallon / Reuters

The two police officers involved in last summer’s fatal shooting of 37-year-old Alton Sterling will not be charged, The Washington Post reported Tuesday, citing four people familiar with the matter. Sterling’s death sparked outcry in July when video footage from bystanders’ cell phones showed him being shot and killed by

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