Police Use of Force after Jeremy Morse Verdict

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Jeremy Morse is the former Inglewood police officer who was videotaped slamming a young black suspect onto the hood of a car last July. This afternoon, in Morse-s trial for assault under the color of authority, the jury split 7 to 5. Judge William Hollingsworth declared a mistrial, but accepted the acquittal of Morse-s partner, Bijan Darvish, who was charged with filing a false police report. Reporter Gina Keating, who-s at the courthouse for Reuters, has more on the jury-s difficulty in reaching a verdict. Then, we hear about the challenge of a criminal retrial and civil action, and get reaction from both sides.
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Gledhill's article on monumental budget session

KCRW live coverage of Morse verdict

DA Steve Coley-s comments on Morse-Darvish case

Keating's article on mistrial

The Gold Line



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