Benjy Egel

the Sacramento Bee

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Hundreds of people in Sacramento on Thursday called for justice for 22-year-old Stephon Clark, an unarmed black man who was shot and killed by police.

Police killing of Stephon Clark leads to protests in Sacramento

Hundreds of people in Sacramento on Thursday called for justice for 22-year-old Stephon Clark, an unarmed black man who was shot and killed by police.

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