‘There Will be Another Day’–Prosecutor After Slager Mistrial

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For a dozen times over the past month, jurors watched a video of North Charleston, S.C., police officer Michael Slager fatally shooting Walter Scott as the black man ran away, but they could not agree whether the lawman had committed a crime. Declaring a hung jury, a judge ordered a mistrial for Slager, the patrolman who fired eight gunshots in 2.7 seconds of video footage that became a lasting image amid a national inspection of police uses of . . .

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