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White ex-cop gets 20 years in prison for fatal shooting

Pittsburgh Post-Gazette 131 sources

CHARLESTON, S.C. — A white former South Carolina officer was sentenced to 20 years in prison on Thursday for fatally shooting an unarmed black motorist in the back in 2015, wrapping up a case that became a rallying cry for the Black Lives…

Ex-police officer who killed Walter Scott gets 20 years

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The fatal shooting of Scott by Slager in April 2015 became the latest killing to set off national protests over racially biased policing.

Cop who killed Walter Scott gets 20 years in prison

New York Post

A white former South Carolina police officer has been sentenced to 20 years in prison for shooting an unarmed black motorist to death in 2015. A federal judge handed down the sentence for Michael Slager on Thursday. Slager pleaded guilty…

Cop is cleared of murder after fatally shooting unarmed man

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White ex-cop gets 20 years for fatally shooting unarmed black motorist Walter Scott

CHARLESTON, S.C. — A white former South Carolina officer was sentenced to 20 years in prison on Thursday for fatally shooting an unarmed black motorist ...

Judge rules ex-officer committed second-degree murder of Walter Scott

A white former South Carolina police officer was sentenced to 20 years in prison by a federal judge on Thursday for the shooting death of an unarmed black motorist.

White ex-cop gets 20 years for Walter Scott slaying

Philly.com

CHARLESTON, S.C. (AP) - One by one, relatives of the late Walter Scott urged a judge to mete out a significant punishment for Michael Slager, the white former police officer who fatally shot Scott, an unarmed black man, in the back after a…

Ex-S.C. cop gets 20 years in prison for fatally shooting Walter Scott, an unarmed black man

USA TODAY

Earlier, federal judge ruled ex-officer committed second-degree murder in the shooting of the unarmed black motorist, opening way for lengthy prison sentence.

Ex-cop sentenced to 20 years for killing of unarmed black man

Slager was accused of killing Walter Scott, an unarmed black man, in 2015.

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