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KPBS San Diego
8 Congressional Chairmen Are Calling It Quits. Here's Why And What It Could Meanpowerful inducement for House chairs to find their next horizon off the Hill. F
KPBS San Diego / Posted an hour ago
powerful inducement for House chairs to find their next horizon off the Hill. For some, such as retiring Jeb Hensarling and Lamar Smith, both Texans, the choice seems obvious. As chair of the House Financial Services Committee, Hensarling has many... Read more
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FOX News
Republicans who won't be coming back to Congress after 2018 midterm electionsas a congressman, he could better work with parties on both sides of the aisle
FOX News / Posted 23 hours ago
as a congressman, he could better work with parties on both sides of the aisle during his remaining time in office. Lamar Smith Rep. Lamar Smith, R-Texas, has served in Congress since 1987. Rep. Lamar Smith, a 70-year-old Republican... Read more
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FOX News
Republicans who won't be coming back to Congress after 2018 midterm electionsas a congressman, he could better work with parties on both sides of the aisle
FOX News / Posted 23 hours ago
as a congressman, he could better work with parties on both sides of the aisle during his remaining time in office. Lamar Smith Rep. Lamar Smith, R-Texas, has served in Congress since 1987. Rep. Lamar Smith, a 70-year-old Republican... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Texas Power Broker KLRN CEO Emerson balances the business of public TVfour-minute commentary by former “Texas Week” host Rick Casey that questioned c
San Antonio Express-News / Posted yesterday
four-minute commentary by former “Texas Week” host Rick Casey that questioned comments made by conservative Republican Rep. Lamar Smith, who is retiring from Congress. The program was canceled in September after funding dried up, Emerson told... Read more
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Aljazeera
One year under Trump: A shrinking space for protestsin St Louis, Missouri over the acquittal of Jason Stockley, a white former poli
Aljazeera / Posted yesterday
in St Louis, Missouri over the acquittal of Jason Stockley, a white former police officer who shot dead 24-year-old Anthony Lamar Smith, an unarmed African American man, nearly six years earlier. Protests spanned weeks, with demonstrators and... Read more
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Breitbart
Rep. Lamar Smith: Democrats Using ‘S***hole’ Comments as ‘Distraction’ and ‘Excuse’ to Avoid Talks“s***hole” comments as an excuse to abandon negotiations over amnesty, immigrat
Breitbart / Posted 3 days ago
“s***hole” comments as an excuse to abandon negotiations over amnesty, immigration reform, and border security, said Rep. Lamar Smith (R-TX). Smith’s remarks came during a Thursday interview on SiriusXM’s Breitbart News Tonight with Breitbart... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Apps created by area students get congressional praisethe district’s challenge. U.S. Rep. Henry Cuellar, D-Laredo, recognized the wi
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 3 days ago
the district’s challenge. U.S. Rep. Henry Cuellar, D-Laredo, recognized the winners in his district last month, and Reps. Lamar Smith and Will Hurd, both area Republicans, plan to greet their student winners soon. Smith’s winning app builder was... Read more
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FOX News
Republicans who won't be coming back to Congress after 2018 midterm electionsas a congressman, he could better work with parties on both sides of the aisle
FOX News / Posted 4 days ago
as a congressman, he could better work with parties on both sides of the aisle during his remaining time in office. Lamar Smith Rep. Lamar Smith, R-Texas, has served in Congress since 1987. Rep. Lamar Smith, a 70-year-old Republican... Read more
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FOX News
Republicans who won't be coming back to Congress after 2018 midterm electionsas a congressman, he could better work with parties on both sides of the aisle
FOX News / Posted 4 days ago
as a congressman, he could better work with parties on both sides of the aisle during his remaining time in office. Lamar Smith Rep. Lamar Smith, R-Texas, has served in Congress since 1987. Rep. Lamar Smith, a 70-year-old Republican... Read more
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Crain's Chicago Business
Republican tax plan hurts colleges in blue states mostthe help of their bipartisan clout in Washington. They tried mightily this tim
Crain's Chicago Business / Posted 6 days ago
the help of their bipartisan clout in Washington. They tried mightily this time as well. A campaign headed by Republican Lamar Smith of Texas, an alumnus of Yale University, drew bipartisan support from more than 40 members of Congress. They... Read more
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Breitbart
GOP ‘Bill of Love’ Immigration Bill To End Chain Migration, Visa Lottery, Catch-and-Releasesupporting these journeys. House Judiciary Committee Chairman Bob Goodlatte, R
Breitbart / Posted 6 days ago
supporting these journeys. House Judiciary Committee Chairman Bob Goodlatte, R-Va., center, is joined by, from left, Rep. Lamar Smith, R-Texas, a staff aide, and Rep. Trey Gowdy, R-S.C., Nov. 29, 2017. The bill would raise Americans’ wages by... Read more
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San Francisco Chronicle
Rep. Ed Royce of California to retire, the 8th GOP chairman to bow out ahead of midtermsof Judiciary, Jeb Hensarling (Texas) of Financial Services, Bill Shuster (Pa.)
San Francisco Chronicle / Posted 7 days ago
of Judiciary, Jeb Hensarling (Texas) of Financial Services, Bill Shuster (Pa.) of Transportation and Infrastructure, and Lamar Smith (Texas) of Science, Space and Technology. Three others, Diane Black (Tenn.) of Budget, Jason Chaffetz (Utah) of... Read more
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Baltimore Sun
Rep. Ed Royce of California to retire, the 8th GOP chairman to bow out ahead of midtermsof Judiciary, Jeb Hensarling (Texas) of Financial Services, Bill Shuster (Pa.)
Baltimore Sun / Posted 7 days ago
of Judiciary, Jeb Hensarling (Texas) of Financial Services, Bill Shuster (Pa.) of Transportation and Infrastructure, and Lamar Smith (Texas) of Science, Space and Technology. Three others, Diane Black (Tenn.) of Budget, Jason Chaffetz (Utah) of... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
Rep. Ed Royce of California to retire, the 8th GOP chairman to bow out ahead of midtermsof Judiciary, Jeb Hensarling (Texas) of Financial Services, Bill Shuster (Pa.)
Chicago Tribune / Posted 7 days ago
of Judiciary, Jeb Hensarling (Texas) of Financial Services, Bill Shuster (Pa.) of Transportation and Infrastructure, and Lamar Smith (Texas) of Science, Space and Technology. Three others, Diane Black (Tenn.) of Budget, Jason Chaffetz (Utah) of... Read more
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FOX News
Republicans who won't be coming back to Congress after 2018 midterm electionsas a congressman, he could better work with parties on both sides of the aisle
FOX News / Posted 7 days ago
as a congressman, he could better work with parties on both sides of the aisle during his remaining time in office. Lamar Smith Rep. Lamar Smith, R-Texas, announced Nov. 2 he would be retiring from Congress at the end of his term. Rep.... Read more
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FOX News
Republicans who won't be coming back to Congress after 2018 midterm electionsas a congressman, he could better work with parties on both sides of the aisle
FOX News / Posted 7 days ago
as a congressman, he could better work with parties on both sides of the aisle during his remaining time in office. Lamar Smith Rep. Lamar Smith, R-Texas, announced Nov. 2 he would be retiring from Congress at the end of his term. Rep.... Read more
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The Washington Times
Ed Royce, House Foreign Affairs chairman, to retire; latest GOP committee chief to call it quitsCommittee Chairman Bill Shuster, Judiciary Committee Chairman Bob Goodlatte, Sc
The Washington Times / Posted 7 days ago
Committee Chairman Bill Shuster, Judiciary Committee Chairman Bob Goodlatte, Science Committee Chairman Lamar Smith and Financial Services Chairman Jeb Hensarling are also heading for the exits. Under GOP rules, most chairmen... Read more
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Denton Record-Chronicle
Ross Ramsey: Texas primaries force some quick deadlinescould be politically vulnerable, attracted a herd of candidates. An example: I
Denton Record-Chronicle / Posted 8 days ago
could be politically vulnerable, attracted a herd of candidates. An example: In the 21st Congressional District, where Lamar Smith, R-San Antonio, is stepping down, 18 Republicans and four Democrats are running to replace him. Nearly everybody... Read more
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New York Magazine
The Rockefellers vs. Exxon, the Company That Made Them the Rockefellers“It’s time to RICO the Rockefellers.” (“This guy from Daily Caller writes about
New York Magazine / Posted 8 days ago
“It’s time to RICO the Rockefellers.” (“This guy from Daily Caller writes about us every other day,” Wasserman said.) Lamar Smith, a Republican congressman from Texas, filed subpoenas against the Rockefeller funds and various environmental... Read more
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The News & Observer
Where’s the border security? Texas Republicans blame Trumpinclude Republican Reps. Will Hurd, John Culberson and Pete Sessions, as well a
The News & Observer / Posted 11 days ago
include Republican Reps. Will Hurd, John Culberson and Pete Sessions, as well as the seat currently held by retiring Rep. Lamar Smith, in 2018. Hillary Clinton carried the districts represented by Hurd, Culberson and Sessions districts in 2016,... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Won't seek 8th term, Hatch saysRobert Goodlatte, R-Va., of the Judiciary Committee; Jeb Hensarling, R-Texas, o
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 12 days ago
Robert Goodlatte, R-Va., of the Judiciary Committee; Jeb Hensarling, R-Texas, of the Financial Services Committee; and Lamar Smith, R-Texas, of the Committee on Science, Space and Technology. In all, 33 House Republicans have announced that... Read more
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FOX News
Republicans who won't be coming back to Congress after 2018 midterm electionsas a congressman, he could better work with parties on both sides of the aisle
FOX News / Posted 13 days ago
as a congressman, he could better work with parties on both sides of the aisle during his remaining time in office. Lamar Smith Rep. Lamar Smith, R-Texas, announced Nov. 2 he would be retiring from Congress at the end of his term. Rep.... Read more
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FOX News
Republicans who won't be coming back to Congress after 2018 midterm electionsas a congressman, he could better work with parties on both sides of the aisle
FOX News / Posted 13 days ago
as a congressman, he could better work with parties on both sides of the aisle during his remaining time in office. Lamar Smith Rep. Lamar Smith, R-Texas, announced Nov. 2 he would be retiring from Congress at the end of his term. Rep.... Read more
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Brainerd Dispatch
Rep. Bill Shuster, powerful transportation chairman, will retire...gavel: Bob Goodlatte, R-Va., of the Judiciary Committee, Jeb Hensarling, R-Texa
Brainerd Dispatch / Posted 13 days ago
gavel: Bob Goodlatte, R-Va., of the Judiciary Committee, Jeb Hensarling, R-Texas, of the Financial Services Committee, and Lamar Smith, R-Texas, of the Science, Space and Technology Committee. "It was a difficult decision because of my love of... Read more
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The Washington Times
Orrin Hatch to retire at end of 2018retire at the end of this year, joining House Judiciary Committee Chairman Bob
The Washington Times / Posted 13 days ago
retire at the end of this year, joining House Judiciary Committee Chairman Bob Goodlatte, House Science Committee Chairman Lamar Smith and House Financial Services Chairman Jeb Hensarling in heading for the exits. All four are entering their sixth... Read more
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Houston Chronicle
With ballots set, Texas political landscape could be reshaped in 2018other veteran Republicans also are headed for the exits, including two powerful
Houston Chronicle / Posted 14 days ago
other veteran Republicans also are headed for the exits, including two powerful committee chairmen: San Antonio's Lamar Smith, chairman of the House Science Committee, and Dallas' Jeb Hensarling, who presides over the House Financial... Read more
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WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey
Here are the Republicans retiring from Congress in 2018to make it a lifetime commitment, and I have already stayed far longer than I h
WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey / Posted 15 days ago
to make it a lifetime commitment, and I have already stayed far longer than I had originally planned," he said.11. Rep. Lamar Smith of Texas; announced on 11/2/2017 Smith, the chairman of the House Science Committee, said he hopes to stay in... Read more
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KEYT 3 Santa Barbara
Here are the Republicans retiring from Congress in 2018to make it a lifetime commitment, and I have already stayed far longer than I h
KEYT 3 Santa Barbara / Posted 15 days ago
to make it a lifetime commitment, and I have already stayed far longer than I had originally planned," he said.11. Rep. Lamar Smith of Texas; announced on 11/2/2017 Smith, the chairman of the House Science Committee, said he hopes to stay in... Read more
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KRBC Abilene & KTAB Abilene
Here are the Republicans retiring from Congress in 2018to make it a lifetime commitment, and I have already stayed far longer than I h
KRBC Abilene & KTAB Abilene / Posted 15 days ago
to make it a lifetime commitment, and I have already stayed far longer than I had originally planned," he said.11. Rep. Lamar Smith of Texas; announced on 11/2/2017 Smith, the chairman of the House Science Committee, said he hopes to stay in... Read more
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ABC 7 El Paso
Here are the Republicans retiring from Congress in 2018to make it a lifetime commitment, and I have already stayed far longer than I h
ABC 7 El Paso / Posted 15 days ago
to make it a lifetime commitment, and I have already stayed far longer than I had originally planned," he said.11. Rep. Lamar Smith of Texas; announced on 11/2/2017 Smith, the chairman of the House Science Committee, said he hopes to stay in... Read more
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KECI Missoula
Here are the Republicans retiring from Congress in 2018to make it a lifetime commitment, and I have already stayed far longer than I h
KECI Missoula / Posted 15 days ago
to make it a lifetime commitment, and I have already stayed far longer than I had originally planned," he said.11. Rep. Lamar Smith of Texas; announced on 11/2/2017 Smith, the chairman of the House Science Committee, said he hopes to stay in... Read more
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WCYB 5 Tri-Cities
Here are the Republicans retiring from Congress in 2018to make it a lifetime commitment, and I have already stayed far longer than I h
WCYB 5 Tri-Cities / Posted 15 days ago
to make it a lifetime commitment, and I have already stayed far longer than I had originally planned," he said.11. Rep. Lamar Smith of Texas; announced on 11/2/2017 Smith, the chairman of the House Science Committee, said he hopes to stay in... Read more
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KRDO Colorado Springs
Here are the Republicans retiring from Congress in 2018to make it a lifetime commitment, and I have already stayed far longer than I h
KRDO Colorado Springs / Posted 15 days ago
to make it a lifetime commitment, and I have already stayed far longer than I had originally planned," he said.11. Rep. Lamar Smith of Texas; announced on 11/2/2017 Smith, the chairman of the House Science Committee, said he hopes to stay in... Read more
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KRCR TV Redding
Here are the Republicans retiring from Congress in 2018to make it a lifetime commitment, and I have already stayed far longer than I h
KRCR TV Redding / Posted 15 days ago
to make it a lifetime commitment, and I have already stayed far longer than I had originally planned," he said.11. Rep. Lamar Smith of Texas; announced on 11/2/2017 Smith, the chairman of the House Science Committee, said he hopes to stay in... Read more
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WGN TV Chicago
Here are the Republicans retiring from Congress in 2018to make it a lifetime commitment, and I have already stayed far longer than I h
WGN TV Chicago / Posted 16 days ago
to make it a lifetime commitment, and I have already stayed far longer than I had originally planned,” he said. 12. Rep. Lamar Smith of Texas; announced on 11/2/2017 Smith, the chairman of the House Science Committee, said he hopes to stay in... Read more
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Breitbart
2017: Everything Congress Passed — or Failed to Pass — from the Trump Agendareforms which includes: Sen. Tom Cotton (R-AR) and Sen. David Perdue (R-GA) co
Breitbart / Posted 16 days ago
reforms which includes: Sen. Tom Cotton (R-AR) and Sen. David Perdue (R-GA) co-sponsored the RAISE Act, and Rep. Lamar Smith (R-TX) sponsored the House equivalent, the Immigration in the National Interest Act, both of which would cut... Read more
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FOX 2 News St. Louis
Top 10 news stories around St. Louis in 2017August, former St. Louis police officer Jason Stockley was put on trial over th
FOX 2 News St. Louis / Posted 17 days ago
August, former St. Louis police officer Jason Stockley was put on trial over the December 2011 shooting death of Anthony Lamar Smith. Stockley fatally shot Smith in December 2011 after a three-mile police chase through city streets. The incident... Read more
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WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey
30-year veteran of St. Louis department named police chiefwas acquitted of first-degree murder in September in the 2011 shooting death of
WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey / Posted 18 days ago
was acquitted of first-degree murder in September in the 2011 shooting death of a black suspect, 24-year-old Anthony Lamar Smith. More than 300 people have been arrested at protests amid claims that officers under the watch of O'Toole, who is... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Ted Cruz weighing in on races in Arizona and MontanaU.S. Rep. Jeb Hensarling in Congress. Besides Roy, there are 16 other Republica
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 18 days ago
U.S. Rep. Jeb Hensarling in Congress. Besides Roy, there are 16 other Republicans in the race to replace retiring U.S. Rep. Lamar Smith. Cruz originally endorsed Republican Roy Moore in the special election for the U.S. Senate in Alabama before... Read more
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KAIT Jonesboro
30-year veteran of St. Louis department named police chiefwas acquitted of first-degree murder in September in the 2011 shooting death of
KAIT Jonesboro / Posted 18 days ago
was acquitted of first-degree murder in September in the 2011 shooting death of a black suspect, 24-year-old Anthony Lamar Smith. More than 300 people have been arrested at protests amid claims that officers under the watch of O'Toole, who is... Read more
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WBOC Salisbury
30-year veteran of St. Louis department named police chiefwas acquitted of first-degree murder in September in the 2011 shooting death of
WBOC Salisbury / Posted 18 days ago
was acquitted of first-degree murder in September in the 2011 shooting death of a black suspect, 24-year-old Anthony Lamar Smith. More than 300 people have been arrested at protests amid claims that officers under the watch of O'Toole, who is... Read more
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WPXI Pittsburgh
30-year veteran of St. Louis department named police chiefwas acquitted of first-degree murder in September in the 2011 shooting death of
WPXI Pittsburgh / Posted 18 days ago
was acquitted of first-degree murder in September in the 2011 shooting death of a black suspect, 24-year-old Anthony Lamar Smith. More than 300 people have been arrested at protests amid claims that officers under the watch of O'Toole, who is... Read more
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NBC 2 Fort Myers
30-year veteran of St. Louis department named police chiefwas acquitted of first-degree murder in September in the 2011 shooting death of
NBC 2 Fort Myers / Posted 18 days ago
was acquitted of first-degree murder in September in the 2011 shooting death of a black suspect, 24-year-old Anthony Lamar Smith. More than 300 people have been arrested at protests amid claims that officers under the watch of O'Toole, who is... Read more
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WLOX-TV Biloxi
30-year veteran of St. Louis department named police chiefwhite former police officer Jason Stockley was acquitted in September of first-
WLOX-TV Biloxi / Posted 18 days ago
white former police officer Jason Stockley was acquitted in September of first-degree murder in the 2011 death of Anthony Lamar Smith, a 24-year-old black drug suspect. More than 300 people have been arrested at the protests, with some of those... Read more
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WSOC-TV Charlotte
30-year veteran of St. Louis department named police chiefwhite former police officer Jason Stockley was acquitted in September of first-
WSOC-TV Charlotte / Posted 18 days ago
white former police officer Jason Stockley was acquitted in September of first-degree murder in the 2011 death of Anthony Lamar Smith, a 24-year-old black drug suspect. More than 300 people have been arrested at the protests, with some of those... Read more
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WSB-TV 2 Atlanta
30-year veteran of St. Louis department named police chiefwhite former police officer Jason Stockley was acquitted in September of first-
WSB-TV 2 Atlanta / Posted 18 days ago
white former police officer Jason Stockley was acquitted in September of first-degree murder in the 2011 death of Anthony Lamar Smith, a 24-year-old black drug suspect. More than 300 people have been arrested at the protests, with some of those... Read more
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WFTV 9 Orlando
30-year veteran of St. Louis department named police chiefwhite former police officer Jason Stockley was acquitted in September of first-
WFTV 9 Orlando / Posted 18 days ago
white former police officer Jason Stockley was acquitted in September of first-degree murder in the 2011 death of Anthony Lamar Smith, a 24-year-old black drug suspect. More than 300 people have been arrested at the protests, with some of those... Read more
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ABC 7 Gulfshore News
30-year veteran of St. Louis department named police chiefwhite former police officer Jason Stockley was acquitted in September of first-
ABC 7 Gulfshore News / Posted 18 days ago
white former police officer Jason Stockley was acquitted in September of first-degree murder in the 2011 death of Anthony Lamar Smith, a 24-year-old black drug suspect. More than 300 people have been arrested at the protests, with some of those... Read more
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The Janesville Gazette
30-year veteran of St. Louis department named police chiefwhite former police officer Jason Stockley was acquitted in September of first-
The Janesville Gazette / Posted 18 days ago
white former police officer Jason Stockley was acquitted in September of first-degree murder in the 2011 death of Anthony Lamar Smith, a 24-year-old black drug suspect. More than 300 people have been arrested at the protests, with some of those... Read more
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KWWL Iowa
30-year veteran of St. Louis department named police chiefwhite former police officer Jason Stockley was acquitted in September of first-
KWWL Iowa / Posted 18 days ago
white former police officer Jason Stockley was acquitted in September of first-degree murder in the 2011 death of Anthony Lamar Smith, a 24-year-old black drug suspect. More than 300 people have been arrested at the protests, with some of those... Read more
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