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Federal judge plans to pare down Baltimore police officers' lawsuit against Mosby

Federal judge plans to pare down Baltimore police officers' lawsuit against Mosby

A federal judge said Thursday that he would pare down a lawsuit filed against Baltimore State's Attorney Marilyn J. Mosby by officers charged in the death of Freddie Gray, but he asked questions about how her dual role as investigator and prosecutor in the case could expose her to liability.

The hearing was the first time in court for the two sides since prosecutors dropped the remaining charges against the officers indicted in Gray's death.

With prosecutors unable to convince jurors and a judge in four trials that those officers were criminally responsible for Gray's death, five of the six officers charged are suing Mosby in civil court for what they say was a malicious...

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