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Stephon Clark Shooting

Charlotte Councilwoman Calls Police "Homegrown Terrorists"

On Thursday morning, she tweeted, "I have and continue to be one of the strongest supporters of law enforcement but I will NOT turn a blind eye to corruption, assaults, and the killings of unarmed black & brown people. If you are offended by my comments and not the situation YOU need to re-evaluate." More Here.

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Video: Charlotte Councilwoman Calls Police "Homegrown Terrorists"

On Thursday morning, she tweeted, "I have and continue to be one of the strongest supporters of law enforcement but I will NOT turn a blind eye to corruption, assaults, and the killings of unarmed black & brown people. If you are offended by my comments and not the situation YOU need to re-evaluate."

Official Stephon Clark Autopsy Disputes Findings of Family's Expert

A toxicology report also released by police found traces of cocaine, cannabis and codeine in Clark's system. Codeine and hydrocodone were found in Clark’s urine.

Video: Protester Hit by Sheriff's Vehicle at Stephon Clark Vigil

Two sheriff's department vehicles were surrounded at about 8:40 p.m. by protesters who were yelling and kicking the vehicles.

Protester Hit by Sheriff's Vehicle at Stephon Clark Vigil

Two sheriff's department vehicles were surrounded at about 8:40 p.m. by protesters who were yelling and kicking the vehicles. More Here.

Clark Family Plans to Sue Over Fatal Police Shooting

The family also announced Friday the results of an autopsy performed by a specialist they hired. Clark was hit eight times out of the 20 shots reportedly fired, the independent expert reported, according to the Los Angeles Times.

Sharpton Slams Police in Speech at Stephon Clark Funeral

"No, this is not a local matter," Sharpton said at Clark's service. "They've been killing young black men all over the country, and we are here to say that we're going to stand with Stephon Clark and the leaders of this family. … This is about justice. This is about standing with people with courage."

Sacramento Protesters Block Streets After Clark Funeral

The latest protest began around 3 p.m. outside the office of Sacramento County District Attorney Anne Marie Schubert. Protesters have been demanding that Schubert prosecute the officers who shot and killed Clark on March 18.

California Justice Department to Oversee Investigation of Sacramento Police Shooting

The agreement calls for the state Justice Department to play two roles: to provide independent oversight into the investigation into the shooting of Stephon Clark and to review Sacramento's police training and policies on the use of force.

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