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Aug 25, 2016 | via The Robesonian
A deaf man shot to death by a North Carolina state trooper after a chase was scared of police after several misunderstandings with officers, his brother said Wednesday. Standing beside a memorial where his brother died near the family's home, Sam Harris said police are all too often inaccessible to deaf people, relating his own story about how he ended up with a gun in his face because he, too, is deaf and couldn't follow the officer's shouted orders. Comment?
Aug 24, 2016 | via Waco Tribune-Herald
Sam Harris stands beside a memorial to his brother, Daniel Kevin Harris, in their Charlotte, N.C., neighborhood on Wednesday, Aug. 24, 2016. Daniel was shot by a state trooper last week in a traffic stop that turned deadly. Comment?
Aug 24, 2016 | via White Lake Beacon
Friends and family of Daniel Harris gather around a heart drawn onto Seven Oaks Drive during a candlelight vigil to remember Harris, a deaf motorist who was shot and killed by a state trooper, Monday, Aug. 22, 2016 in Charlotte, N.C. Harris, a deaf man who was shot and killed by a North Carolina state trooper after he didn't stop for the officer's blue lights was unarmed and likely did not understand the officer's commands, the slain man's family says. Comment?
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