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Reuters
Black man shot dead by police in Oklahoma remembered in music-filled servicefather of the Tulsa motorist who was shot and killed by police Terence Crutcher
Black man shot dead by police in Oklahoma remembered in music-filled service
Reuters / Posted yesterday
father of the Tulsa motorist who was shot and killed by police Terence Crutcher, speaks while Rev. Al Sharpton, attorney Benjamin Crump and Tiffany Crutcher stand during a news conference a the National Action Network headquarters in New York,... Read more
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The Age
Tulsa officer Betty Shelby charged in fatal shooting of black driver Terence Crutcherthe vehicle's window when he was shot, and that Officer Shelby believed he had
Tulsa officer Betty Shelby charged in fatal shooting of black driver Terence Crutcher
The Age / Posted 2 days ago
the vehicle's window when he was shot, and that Officer Shelby believed he had a weapon. The family's lawyers, who include Benjamin Crump, who represented the relatives of Michael Brown – the unarmed black teenager who was killed in 2014 by a white... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Officer charged in Tulsa slaying of black drivermembers didn't know whether drugs were found in the SUV, but that even if they
Officer charged in Tulsa slaying of black driver
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 2 days ago
members didn't know whether drugs were found in the SUV, but that even if they were, it wouldn't justify the shooting. Benjamin Crump, an attorney representing the Crutcher family, said reports linking Crutcher to drugs were an attempt to... Read more
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WA Today
Tulsa officer Betty Shelby charged in fatal shooting of black driver Terence Crutcherthe vehicle's window when he was shot, and that Officer Shelby believed he had
Tulsa officer Betty Shelby charged in fatal shooting of black driver Terence Crutcher
WA Today / Posted 3 days ago
the vehicle's window when he was shot, and that Officer Shelby believed he had a weapon. The family's lawyers, who include Benjamin Crump, who represented the relatives of Michael Brown – the unarmed black teenager who was killed in 2014 by a white... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
Tulsa officer Betty Shelby charged in fatal shooting of black driver Terence Crutcherthe vehicle's window when he was shot, and that Officer Shelby believed he had
Tulsa officer Betty Shelby charged in fatal shooting of black driver Terence Crutcher
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 3 days ago
the vehicle's window when he was shot, and that Officer Shelby believed he had a weapon. The family's lawyers, who include Benjamin Crump, who represented the relatives of Michael Brown – the unarmed black teenager who was killed in 2014 by a white... Read more
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Memphis Commercial Appeal
National Civil Rights Museum adds another honoree to Freedom Awardsin numerous causes, including women's rights. The other honorees for the 25th
National Civil Rights Museum adds another honoree to Freedom Awards
Memphis Commercial Appeal / Posted 3 days ago
in numerous causes, including women's rights. The other honorees for the 25th Freedom Award are civil rights attorney Benjamin Crump, Nobel Peace Prize laureate Tawakkol Karman, U.S. Court of Appeals Judge Damon Jerome Keith, journalist... Read more
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Sky News Australia
US officer charged over man's deathbe reaching into the car if the window is up and there is blood on the glass?'
US officer charged over man's death
Sky News Australia / Posted 3 days ago
be reaching into the car if the window is up and there is blood on the glass?' The Crutcher family's civil rights lawyer, Benjamin Crump asked reporters at a news conference on Tuesday afternoon. Police said Crutcher did not have a gun on him or... Read more
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Memphis Commercial Appeal
Tulsa, Oklahoma, police officer charged in man's deathblack and unarmed, was fatally shot Friday by a white, Tulsa, Oklahoma police o
Tulsa, Oklahoma, police officer charged in man's death
Memphis Commercial Appeal / Posted 3 days ago
black and unarmed, was fatally shot Friday by a white, Tulsa, Oklahoma police officer. At right is Crutcher family attorney Benjamin Crump. The Rev. Joey Crutcher, Terence Crutcher's father, is second right. Looking over Rev. Sharpton's shoulder is... Read more
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Daily Mirror
White policewoman who shot unarmed black man charged with manslaughterthe police videos they said showed the vehicle's window was closed and stained
White policewoman who shot unarmed black man charged with manslaughter
Daily Mirror / Posted 3 days ago
the police videos they said showed the vehicle's window was closed and stained with blood after Crutcher was shot. Lawyer Benjamin Crump said: "He is not threatening to anyone. How can he be reaching into the car if the window is up and there is... Read more
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Wichita Falls Times Record News
Tulsa, Oklahoma, police officer charged in man's deathblack and unarmed, was fatally shot Friday by a white, Tulsa, Oklahoma police o
Tulsa, Oklahoma, police officer charged in man's death
Wichita Falls Times Record News / Posted 3 days ago
black and unarmed, was fatally shot Friday by a white, Tulsa, Oklahoma police officer. At right is Crutcher family attorney Benjamin Crump. The Rev. Joey Crutcher, Terence Crutcher's father, is second right. Looking over Rev. Sharpton's shoulder is... Read more
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The Record Searchlight
Tulsa, Oklahoma, police officer charged in man's deathblack and unarmed, was fatally shot Friday by a white, Tulsa, Oklahoma police o
Tulsa, Oklahoma, police officer charged in man's death
The Record Searchlight / Posted 3 days ago
black and unarmed, was fatally shot Friday by a white, Tulsa, Oklahoma police officer. At right is Crutcher family attorney Benjamin Crump. The Rev. Joey Crutcher, Terence Crutcher's father, is second right. Looking over Rev. Sharpton's shoulder is... Read more
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The San Angelo Standard-Times
Tulsa, Oklahoma, police officer charged in man's deathblack and unarmed, was fatally shot Friday by a white, Tulsa, Oklahoma police o
Tulsa, Oklahoma, police officer charged in man's death
The San Angelo Standard-Times / Posted 3 days ago
black and unarmed, was fatally shot Friday by a white, Tulsa, Oklahoma police officer. At right is Crutcher family attorney Benjamin Crump. The Rev. Joey Crutcher, Terence Crutcher's father, is second right. Looking over Rev. Sharpton's shoulder is... Read more
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Sky News Australia
Unarmed black pastor shot dead by US Policetoward the passenger side of his SUV and reached into his left pocket. However
Unarmed black pastor shot dead by US Police
Sky News Australia / Posted 3 days ago
toward the passenger side of his SUV and reached into his left pocket. However, The Crutcher family's civil rights lawyer, Benjamin Crump claims enhanced images of the vehicle taken from police video show that the window was rolled up. 'How could... Read more
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The Washington Times
Charlotte police insist protesters have wrong story on shootingused police videos that captured the incident to point out what they claim is a
Charlotte police insist protesters have wrong story on shooting
The Washington Times / Posted 4 days ago
used police videos that captured the incident to point out what they claim is a flaw in the officer’s account. Attorney Benjamin Crump said the images show that the vehicle’s window is closed and smeared with blood. “He is not threatening to... Read more
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Brandon Sun
Sharpton says rallies planned in New York, Tulsalife around. Crutcher's family could not be reached for comment on his crimina
Sharpton says rallies planned in New York, Tulsa
Brandon Sun / Posted 4 days ago
life around. Crutcher's family could not be reached for comment on his criminal record. But an attorney for his family, Benjamin Crump, said the information should not be used to "demonize" Crutcher. The Friday shooting was captured by police... Read more
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Orange County Register
'He was my compassionate son,' Crutcher's mother says after fatal shooting in Tulsain the vehicle or if investigators had confirmed whether Crutcher was intoxicat
'He was my compassionate son,' Crutcher's mother says after fatal shooting in Tulsa
Orange County Register / Posted 4 days ago
in the vehicle or if investigators had confirmed whether Crutcher was intoxicated during his interaction with police. Benjamin Crump, an attorney representing the Crutcher family, said reports linking Crutcher to drugs were an attempt to... Read more
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Salon.com
Latest: Obama calls mayors after police shootings, protestslife around. Crutcher’s family could not be reached for comment on his crimina
Latest: Obama calls mayors after police shootings, protests
Salon.com / Posted 4 days ago
life around. Crutcher’s family could not be reached for comment on his criminal record. But an attorney for his family, Benjamin Crump, said the information should not be used to “demonize” Crutcher. The Friday shooting was captured by police... Read more
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Raw Story
Sean Hannity humiliated by Tulsa news anchor after trying to smear Terence Crutcherthey found PCP inside Crutcher’s car after Officer Betty Shelby shot and killed
Sean Hannity humiliated by Tulsa news anchor after trying to smear Terence Crutcher
Raw Story / Posted 4 days ago
they found PCP inside Crutcher’s car after Officer Betty Shelby shot and killed him late last week. His family’s attorney, Benjamin Crump, responded by scolding officials, saying, “Don’t put out stuff that would demonize him and try to make him... Read more
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FOX 41 Louisville
Video shows Tulsa man had hands up before police shootingcivil rights violations are fully and completely investigated," he said. Speak
Video shows Tulsa man had hands up before police shooting
FOX 41 Louisville / Posted 4 days ago
civil rights violations are fully and completely investigated," he said. Speaking Monday in Tulsa, civil rights attorney Benjamin Crump said Crutcher committed no crime and gave officers no reason to shoot him. "When unarmed people of color... Read more
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CBS 5 Green Bay
Use of deadly force questioned in Tulsa police shootingfour was tased by one officer then shot by another. “This is clearly a case of
Use of deadly force questioned in Tulsa police shooting
CBS 5 Green Bay / Posted 4 days ago
four was tased by one officer then shot by another. “This is clearly a case of excessive force,” Crutcher family attorney Benjamin Crump said. In an attempt to poke holes in the police department’s reason for “deadly force,” Crump said enlarged... Read more
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News On 6 Tulsa
The Frontier: Window Of Terence Crutcher's SUV Was Down, Source SaysPolice Department with knowledge of the shooting investigation told The Frontie
The Frontier: Window Of Terence Crutcher's SUV Was Down, Source Says
News On 6 Tulsa / Posted 4 days ago
Police Department with knowledge of the shooting investigation told The Frontier on Wednesday. Crutcher family attorneys Benjamin Crump and Damario Solomon-Simmons held a press conference outside the Tulsa County Courthouse on Tuesday where they... Read more
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BBC News
Tulsa shooting: The unanswered questionspolice confirmed to the Tulsa World that a vial of the drug was found in the ca
Tulsa shooting: The unanswered questions
BBC News / Posted 4 days ago
police confirmed to the Tulsa World that a vial of the drug was found in the car. "Let us not be thrown a red herring and to say because something was found in the car that is justification to shoot him," Crutcher family lawyer Benjamin Crump... Read more
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Daily Mail
Trump says Tulsa policewoman may have 'choked' in 'hands-up' shootingvictim's window was still closed – and stained with blood – after the shooting.
Trump says Tulsa policewoman may have 'choked' in 'hands-up' shooting
Daily Mail / Posted 4 days ago
victim's window was still closed – and stained with blood – after the shooting. 'He is not threatening to anyone,' lawyer Benjamin Crump said. 'How can he be reaching into the car if the window is up and there is blood on the glass?' Attorney... Read more
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KOCO 5 Oklahoma City
The Latest: Tulsa police Twitter account temporarily shut downlife around. Crutcher's family could not be reached for comment on his crimina
The Latest: Tulsa police Twitter account temporarily shut down
KOCO 5 Oklahoma City / Posted 4 days ago
life around. Crutcher's family could not be reached for comment on his criminal record. But an attorney for his family, Benjamin Crump, said the information should not be used to "demonize" Crutcher. The Friday shooting was captured by police... Read more
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NBC News
Terence Crutcher's twin sister: 'He didn't have a chance to live'was a distraction. "What he needed was a helping hand and they gave him a bull
Terence Crutcher's twin sister: 'He didn't have a chance to live'
NBC News / Posted 4 days ago
was a distraction. "What he needed was a helping hand and they gave him a bullet in the lungs," Crutcher family attorney Benjamin Crump told MSNBC. Attorney General Loretta Lynch discussed the shooting, along with Tuesday night's shooting death... Read more
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The Christian Post
Trump Says Terence Crutcher Did Everything Right; Blames Tulsa Cop for Chokingand was unarmed when he was Tasered and shot. At a press conference on Tuesday
Trump Says Terence Crutcher Did Everything Right; Blames Tulsa Cop for Choking
The Christian Post / Posted 4 days ago
and was unarmed when he was Tasered and shot. At a press conference on Tuesday afternoon, well-known civil rights lawyer Benjamin Crump also charged that Crutcher could not have reached into his SUV at the time of the shooting because enhanced... Read more
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KOCO 5 Oklahoma City
The Latest: Trump says he's troubled by Tulsa shootinglife around. Crutcher's family could not be reached for comment on his crimina
The Latest: Trump says he's troubled by Tulsa shooting
KOCO 5 Oklahoma City / Posted 4 days ago
life around. Crutcher's family could not be reached for comment on his criminal record. But an attorney for his family, Benjamin Crump, said the information should not be used to "demonize" Crutcher. The Friday shooting was captured by police... Read more
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Raw Story
Tulsa cop who shot and killed Terence Crutcher had another use-of-force incident in prior jobThe shooting occurred after she encountered a stalled vehicle. “Don’t put out
Tulsa cop who shot and killed Terence Crutcher had another use-of-force incident in prior job
Raw Story / Posted 4 days ago
The shooting occurred after she encountered a stalled vehicle. “Don’t put out stuff that would demonize him and try to make him look like as if he was doing something nefarious. Put the entire story up,” the Crutcher’s attorney Benjamin Crump... Read more
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FOX News
Trump Says He's Troubled By Tulsa Shootinglife around. Crutcher's family could not be reached for comment on his crimina
Trump Says He's Troubled By Tulsa Shooting
FOX News / Posted 4 days ago
life around. Crutcher's family could not be reached for comment on his criminal record. But an attorney for his family, Benjamin Crump, said the information should not be used to "demonize" Crutcher. The Friday shooting was captured by police... Read more
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CBS News
After police shootings, time gap in offering aid stirs concernwindow was rolled up. “How can he be reaching into the car if the window is up
After police shootings, time gap in offering aid stirs concern
CBS News / Posted 4 days ago
window was rolled up. “How can he be reaching into the car if the window is up and there’s blood on the glass?” attorney Benjamin Crump asked. As he lies on the ground, the officers stand nearby but no one provides aid until about a minute or... Read more
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The Christian Post
Colin Kaepernick Gets Death Threats, Says Terence Crutcher's Death 'Perfect Example' of Point He's Trying to Makeup and was unarmed when he was Tasered and shot. At a press conference Tuesday
Colin Kaepernick Gets Death Threats, Says Terence Crutcher's Death 'Perfect Example' of Point He's Trying to Make
The Christian Post / Posted 4 days ago
up and was unarmed when he was Tasered and shot. At a press conference Tuesday afternoon, well-known civil rights lawyer Benjamin Crump also charged that Crutcher could not have reached into his SUV at the time of the shooting because enhanced... Read more
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KFDA-TV Amarillo
Slain man's family asks America to 'open their eyes'life around. Crutcher's family could not be reached for comment on his crimina
Slain man's family asks America to 'open their eyes'
KFDA-TV Amarillo / Posted 4 days ago
life around. Crutcher's family could not be reached for comment on his criminal record. But an attorney for his family, Benjamin Crump, said the information should not be used to "demonize" Crutcher. The Friday shooting was captured by police... Read more
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KSWO Lawton-Wichita Falls
Slain man's family asks America to 'open their eyes'life around. Crutcher's family could not be reached for comment on his crimina
Slain man's family asks America to 'open their eyes'
KSWO Lawton-Wichita Falls / Posted 4 days ago
life around. Crutcher's family could not be reached for comment on his criminal record. But an attorney for his family, Benjamin Crump, said the information should not be used to "demonize" Crutcher. The Friday shooting was captured by police... Read more
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KTXS Abilene
Family: Oklahoma shooting victim was turning his life aroundlife around. Crutcher's family could not be reached for comment on his crimina
Family: Oklahoma shooting victim was turning his life around
KTXS Abilene / Posted 4 days ago
life around. Crutcher's family could not be reached for comment on his criminal record. But an attorney for his family, Benjamin Crump, said the information should not be used to "demonize" Crutcher. The Friday shooting was captured by police... Read more
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CBS News
Use of deadly force questioned in Tulsa police shootingfour was tased by one officer then shot by another. “This is clearly a case of
Use of deadly force questioned in Tulsa police shooting
CBS News / Posted 4 days ago
four was tased by one officer then shot by another. “This is clearly a case of excessive force,” Crutcher family attorney Benjamin Crump said. In an attempt to poke holes in the police department’s reason for “deadly force,” Crump said enlarged... Read more
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FOX 2 News St. Louis
Tulsa police shooting investigated by Justice Departmentbroke down. The officer’s attorney says she was afraid Crutcher was reaching f
Tulsa police shooting investigated by Justice Department
FOX 2 News St. Louis / Posted 4 days ago
broke down. The officer’s attorney says she was afraid Crutcher was reaching for a weapon when she opened fire. Attorney Benjamin Crump, part of the legal team representing Crutcher’s family, countered at a Tuesday news conference that Crutcher’s... Read more
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Christian Today
Black pastor Terence Crutcher posed no threat to police who fatally shot him, say lawyersthe vehicle's window was closed and stained with blood after Crutcher was shot.
Black pastor Terence Crutcher posed no threat to police who fatally shot him, say lawyers
Christian Today / Posted 4 days ago
the vehicle's window was closed and stained with blood after Crutcher was shot. "He is not threatening to anyone," lawyer Benjamin Crump said. "How can he be reaching into the car if the window is up and there is blood on the glass?" Crutcher's... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Attorney: Man shot by Tulsa police acted provocativelya red herring, and to say because something was found in the car that was justi
Attorney: Man shot by Tulsa police acted provocatively
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 4 days ago
a red herring, and to say because something was found in the car that was justification to shoot him," said attorney Benjamin Crump, one of the family's lawyers. PCP, or phencyclidine, also called angel dust, can cause slurred speech, loss... Read more
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KSWO Lawton-Wichita Falls
Family: Tulsa shooting victim was turning his life aroundlife around. Crutcher's family could not be reached for comment on his crimina
Family: Tulsa shooting victim was turning his life around
KSWO Lawton-Wichita Falls / Posted 4 days ago
life around. Crutcher's family could not be reached for comment on his criminal record. But an attorney for his family, Benjamin Crump, said the information should not be used to "demonize" Crutcher. The Friday shooting was captured by police... Read more
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FOX News
Family: Tulsa Shooting Victim Was Turning His Life Aroundlife around. Crutcher's family could not be reached for comment on his crimina
Family: Tulsa Shooting Victim Was Turning His Life Around
FOX News / Posted 4 days ago
life around. Crutcher's family could not be reached for comment on his criminal record. But an attorney for his family, Benjamin Crump, said the information should not be used to "demonize" Crutcher. The Friday shooting was captured by police... Read more
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Lisbon Morning Journal
Lawyers for slain Tulsa man: Drug discussion a distractiona red herring, and to say because something was found in the car that was justi
Lawyers for slain Tulsa man: Drug discussion a distraction
Lisbon Morning Journal / Posted 4 days ago
a red herring, and to say because something was found in the car that was justification to shoot him," said attorney Benjamin Crump, one of the family's lawyers. Crump compared Crutcher's shooting to Monday's arrest of New York bombing... Read more
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Daily Mail
Emotional relatives defend pastor shot dead as cops found PCP in cara red herring, and to say because something was found in the car that was justi
Emotional relatives defend pastor shot dead as cops found PCP in car
Daily Mail / Posted 4 days ago
a red herring, and to say because something was found in the car that was justification to shoot him,' said attorney Benjamin Crump, one of the family's lawyers. About 200 protesters gathered Tuesday evening outside the Tulsa Police... Read more
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Eye Witness News
Police had no justification for shooting unarmed black man - victim's lawyersthe vehicle’s window was closed and stained with blood after Crutcher was shot.
Police had no justification for shooting unarmed black man - victim's lawyers
Eye Witness News / Posted 4 days ago
the vehicle’s window was closed and stained with blood after Crutcher was shot. “He is not threatening to anyone,” lawyer Benjamin Crump said. “How can he be reaching into the car if the window is up and there is blood on the glass?” Crutcher’s... Read more
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Marshalltown Times-Republican
Lawyers for slain Tulsa man: Drug discussion a distractiona red herring, and to say because something was found in the car that was justi
Lawyers for slain Tulsa man: Drug discussion a distraction
Marshalltown Times-Republican / Posted 4 days ago
a red herring, and to say because something was found in the car that was justification to shoot him," said attorney Benjamin Crump, one of the family's lawyers. Crump compared Crutcher's shooting to Monday's arrest of New York bombing... Read more
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Northwest Herald
Lawyers for slain Tulsa man: Drug discussion a distractiona red herring, and to say because something was found in the car that was justi
Lawyers for slain Tulsa man: Drug discussion a distraction
Northwest Herald / Posted 4 days ago
a red herring, and to say because something was found in the car that was justification to shoot him,” said attorney Benjamin Crump, one of the family’s lawyers. Crump compared Crutcher’s shooting to Monday’s arrest of New York bombing... Read more
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The San Angelo Standard-Times
Lawyers for slain Tulsa man: Drug discussion a distractiona red herring, and to say because something was found in the car that was justi
Lawyers for slain Tulsa man: Drug discussion a distraction
The San Angelo Standard-Times / Posted 5 days ago
a red herring, and to say because something was found in the car that was justification to shoot him," said attorney Benjamin Crump, one of the family's lawyers. Crump compared Crutcher's shooting to Monday's arrest of New York bombing... Read more
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WA Today
Tulsa police shot unarmed black man Terence Crutcher 'in cold blood'claims Crutcher repeatedly ignored his client's commands and behaved like a per
Tulsa police shot unarmed black man Terence Crutcher 'in cold blood'
WA Today / Posted 5 days ago
claims Crutcher repeatedly ignored his client's commands and behaved like a person under the influence of PCP. Attorney Benjamin Crump, centre, one of the attorneys for Crutcher's family, says that Terence Crutcher's hands were up contrary to... Read more
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Canberra Times
Tulsa police shot unarmed black man Terence Crutcher 'in cold blood'claims Crutcher repeatedly ignored his client's commands and behaved like a per
Tulsa police shot unarmed black man Terence Crutcher 'in cold blood'
Canberra Times / Posted 5 days ago
claims Crutcher repeatedly ignored his client's commands and behaved like a person under the influence of PCP. Attorney Benjamin Crump, centre, one of the attorneys for Crutcher's family, says that Terence Crutcher's hands were up contrary to... Read more
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KMGH 7 Denver
Man ignored Tulsa officer's commands before shooting, attorney saysdirector, Ryan Kiesel, said Crutcher's death shows "how little regard" Tulsa po
Man ignored Tulsa officer's commands before shooting, attorney says
KMGH 7 Denver / Posted 5 days ago
director, Ryan Kiesel, said Crutcher's death shows "how little regard" Tulsa police have for the community's minorities. Benjamin Crump, one of the attorneys for Crutcher's family, said Monday that Crutcher committed no crime and gave officers no... Read more
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ABC Action News Tampa Bay
Man ignored Tulsa officer's commands before shooting, attorney saysdirector, Ryan Kiesel, said Crutcher's death shows "how little regard" Tulsa po
Man ignored Tulsa officer's commands before shooting, attorney says
ABC Action News Tampa Bay / Posted 5 days ago
director, Ryan Kiesel, said Crutcher's death shows "how little regard" Tulsa police have for the community's minorities. Benjamin Crump, one of the attorneys for Crutcher's family, said Monday that Crutcher committed no crime and gave officers no... Read more
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