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Federal probe of Cleveland police a preview for Baltimore
Federal probe of Cleveland police a preview for Baltimore

— In a scene reminscent of the recent demonstrations in Baltimore, hundreds of protesters flooded Cleveland's streets Saturday to denounce police brutality after a white officer was acquitted of fatally shooting two blacks motorists in 2012. The judge's verdict, delivered on a weekend morning, put top city and police officials on edge as they called on protesters to refrain from the violence that erupted last month in Baltimore after Freddie Gray's death. Federal authorities, including the FBI, pledged to review the case and explore legal options, as Mayor Frank Jackson urged calm. "This is a defining moment for Cleveland," the mayor said, while reminding...

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