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Police Release Video in Shooting That Paralyzed Iowa Man

In this image made from a Nov. 1, 2016 dashcam video released Thursday, Dec. 8, 2016, by Cedar Rapids Police Department, an unarmed black motorist struggles with an Iowa officer and a police dog before the driver is shot and paralyzed. (Cedar Rapids Police Department via AP)
In this image made from a Nov. 1, 2016 dashcam video released Thursday, Dec. 8, 2016, by Cedar Rapids Police Department, an unarmed black motorist struggles with an Iowa officer and a police dog before the driver is shot and paralyzed. (Cedar Rapids Police Department via AP)

CEDAR RAPIDS, Iowa—An unarmed motorist struggled with an Iowa officer and a police dog before the officer shot the driver when he tried to get...




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