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  1. Prosecutors: No retrial for white officer who shot black manRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Cybercast News Service

    In this Aug. 17, 2015, file photo, Charlotte-Mecklenburg police Officer Randall "Wes" Kerrick sits at the defense table during his manslaughter trial in Charlotte, N.C. State attorneys on Friday, Aug. 28, 2015, decided against retrying Kerrick, who shot and killed an unarmed black man after his trial ended in a deadlock last week. RALEIGH, N.C. - North Carolina state prosecutors announced Friday that they won't retry a white police officer who fatally shot an unarmed black man, saying that talking with jurors after the mistrial helped convince them they cannot get a conviction.

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  2. N.C. cop who fatally shot unarmed black man won't be retriedRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | New York Daily News

    North Carolina state prosecutors announced Friday that they won't retry a white police officer who fatally shot an unarmed black man, saying that talking with jurors after the mistrial helped convince them they cannot get a conviction. The jury deadlocked 8-4 last week in favor of acquitting Charlotte-Mecklenburg Officer Randall Kerrick, leading the judge to declare a mistrial.

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  3. N.C. officer won't face second trial for shooting unarmed man after car crashRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | The Baltimore Sun

    North Carolina prosecutors will not attempt a second criminal trial for a white police officer who shot and killed an unarmed black man who had crashed his car, officials said Friday. Last week, a judge declared a mistrial after jurors failed to agree on whether Charlotte-Mecklenburg Officer Randall Kerrick had committed voluntary manslaughter when he shot former Florida A&M football player Jonathan Ferrell in September 2013.

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  4. N.C. prosecutors won't retry officer who killed black manRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | USA Today

    Prosecutor will not retry a Charlotte-Mecklenburg police officer who fatally shot an unarmed black man. Jurors were unable to reach a unaimous decision on manslaughter charges in the case earlier this month.

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  5. Prosecutors won't seek retrial for officer in Charlotte shooting deathRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | CW2 Colorado KWGN-TV

    Prosecutors in North Carolina will not seek a retrial of a police officer charged in the shooting death of an unarmed man, according to a letter from the state attorney general's office. Officer Randall Kerrick of the Charlotte-Mecklenburg Police Department was charged with voluntary manslaughter after he shot and killed Jonathan Ferrell, a college student and football player, in 2013.

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  6. N.C. won't pursue retrial of Officer KerrickRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | KOTA-TV Rapid City

    Prosecutors in North Carolina will not seek a retrial of a police officer charged in the shooting death of an unarmed man, according to a letter from the state attorney general's office. Officer Randall Kerrick of the Charlotte-Mecklenburg Police Department was charged with voluntary manslaughter after he shot and killed Jonathan Ferrell, a college student and football player, in 2013.

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  7. Officera s trial causes rift in Charlotte departmentRead the original story

    Yesterday | The Robesonian

    The recent trial of a white police officer accused in the shooting death of an unarmed black man has created a rift in the Charlotte-Mecklenburg Police Department, but the division hasn't affected public safety, the chief said Thursday. "I think this has unearthed some division that was there anyway, and now we have to deal with it, talk through it," Kerr Putney said.

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  8. Prosecutors say no retrial for Officer Randall Kerrick who shot Jonathan FerrellRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Daily Mail

    Americans associate the word 'liar' with Hillary, 'arrogant' with Trump and just 'Bush' with Jeb Bush, according to new national poll Prosecutors say they will NOT seek retrial for white North Carolina officer who shot black man after last week's hung jury Jury in the case deadlocked with an 8-4 vote in favor of acquittal, leading the judge to declare a mistrial last Friday North Carolina state attorneys have decided against retrying a white police officer who shot and killed an unarmed black man after his trial ended last week in a deadlock. Senior Deputy Attorney General Robert Montgomery told the Mecklenburg County district attorney on Friday of the state's decision in the case of Charlotte-Mecklenburg Officer Randall Kerrick.

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  9. N.C. officer who shot black man won't be retried, prosecutors sayRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | CBS News

    State prosecutors announced Friday that they won't retry a white police officer who fatally shot an unarmed black man , saying the jurors' comments after the mistrial helped convince them they cannot get a conviction. The jury deadlocked 8-4 last week in favor of acquitting Charlotte-Mecklenburg Officer Randall Kerrick , leading the judge to declare a mistrial.

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  10. Prosecutors wona t retry North Carolina police officer who shot and killed unarmed manRead the original story

    Friday | The Washington Post

    Assistant District Attorney Teresa Postell questions Charlotte-Mecklenburg police officer Randall Kerrick at his trial on Aug. 14 in Charlotte, N.C. The North Carolina police officer who shot and killed an unarmed man in 2013 won't be tried again, authorities announced Friday, a week after his initial trial ended with a deadlocked jury . Prosecutors had argued during the case that Randall Kerrick, a white Charlotte-Mecklenburg police officer, used excessive force when he fired 12 shots at Jonathan Ferrell, an unarmed black man, hitting him 10 times.

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  11. Dashboard video key in police officera s manslaughter trialRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 6 | KSNT-TV Topeka

    Judge Robert Ervin listens during day three of testimony at the trial of Charlotte-Mecklenburg police Officer Randall Kerrick Wednesday, Aug. 5, 2015, in Charlotte, N.C. Kerrick is charged with voluntary manslaughter in the death of Jonathan Ferrell, who was killed early on the morning of Sept. 14, 2013, while seeking help after a car crash.

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  12. NC police chief says trial has created rift in departmentRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 27 | Greenwich Citizen

    The recent trial of a white police officer accused in the shooting death of an unarmed black man has created a rift in the Charlotte-Mecklenburg police department, but the division hasn't affected public safety, the chief said Thursday. "I think this has unearthed some division that was there anyway, and now we have to deal with it, talk through it," Putney said.

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  13. Mistrial declared in police manslaughter trialRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 21 | Burlington Times News

    A handful of protesters has been in the street, blocking traffic outside the Mecklenburg courthouse after a mistrial was declared in the case of a white police officer charged with voluntary manslaughter in the death of an unarmed black man. Eight protesters were sprawled in the middle of the street Friday afternoon.

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  14. Officer's mistrial: Mother of slain man still wants justiceRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 25 | Albany Times Union

    Protesters on Fourth Street block traffic and demand a retrial of former Charlotte policeman, Wes Kerrick, accused of killing an unarmed Jonathan Ferrell, after a mistrial was declared Friday, Aug. 21, 2015, in Charlotte, N.C. Willie Ferrell and his mother, Georgia, listen as their family attorney, Christopher Chestnut talk with reporters about the mistrial in the case of Charlotte policeman Wes Kerrick accused of killing their brother and son, Jonathan, Friday, Aug. 21, 2015, outside the courthouse in Charlotte, N.C. Protester Derek Strother shouts with others outside of the Mecklenburg courthouse after a mistrial was declared in Charlotte-Mecklenburg Police Officer Randall "Wes" Kerrick's trial, Friday, Aug. 21, 2015, in Charlotte, N.C. Kerrick was charged with voluntary manslaughter in the shooting of unarmed African American, Jonathan Ferrell in Sept.

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  15. Juror issued challenge during talks in officera s trialRead the original story

    Monday Aug 24 | South Carolina Lawyers Weekly

    A juror who heard evidence in the trial of a white North Carolina police officer said he challenged his colleagues to determine what an unarmed black man did to lead the defendant to fatally shoot him. "I wrote on the board: 'What did Jonathan Ferrell do, and I underlined "do," to warrant death: 10 shots.'

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  16. Mistrial declared in police officer's manslaughter trialRead the original story

    Monday Aug 24 | Norwalk Citizen News

    Police officer Randall Kerrick, left, talks with his attorney George Laughrun at the Mecklenburg County Courthouse in Charlotte, N.C. Friday, Aug. 21, 2015. Kerrick faces voluntary manslaughter charges in the shooting death of an unarmed black man seeking help after a September 2013 car crash.

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  17. U.S. crime wrap for week ending Aug. 23Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Aug 23 | Reuters

    St. Louis teen found to be shot in back, a teenage alleged rape victim testifies, a North Carolina officer's manslaughter case declared a mistrial, and Jared Fogle seeks to plea guilty to child porn charges. Gavino Garay reports.

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  18. Juror issued challenge during talks in officer's trialRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Aug 23 | Daily Herald

    A juror who heard evidence in the trial of a white North Carolina police officer said he challenged his colleagues to determine what an unarmed black man did to lead the defendant to fatally shoot him. "I wrote on the board: 'What did Jonathan Ferrell do, and I underlined "do," to warrant death: 10 shots.'

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  19. Juror Issued Challenge During Talks in Officer's Trial14 minutes agoRead the original story

    Sunday Aug 23 | ABC News

    A juror who heard evidence in the trial of a white North Carolina police officer said he challenged his colleagues to determine what an unarmed black man did to lead the defendant to fatally shoot him. "I wrote on the board: 'What did Jonathan Ferrell do, and I underlined "do," to warrant death: 10 shots.'

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  20. Mistrial declared for Charlotte police officer charged with manslaughterRead the original story

    Saturday Aug 22 | The Family Badge

    The jury deliberated for three and a half days but failed to reach a unanimous decision on whether Kerrick, who is white, should be convicted on a single charge of voluntary manslaughter in the death of Ferrell, who was black. If convicted, Kerrick could have gone to prison for up to 11 years.

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