Keith Lamont Scott

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No Charges for Charlotte Cop Who Killed Keith Lamont Scott

Mecklenburg County District Attorney Andrew Murray: “It is my opinion that officer Vinson acted lawfully when he shot Mr. Scott.”

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Charlotte Police Release Additional Video of Keith Lamont Scott Shooting

Family attorney Justin Bamberg: “This video does not shine any light on whether a firearm was in his possession or where it was found.”

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Charlotte Uprising Protesters Release Demands, CMPD Releases Videos

Charlotte Uprising organizer Marcus Bass: “While the right to own a gun is valued as a cornerstone of American citizenship, the right of Black people to live through a police encounter is not equally valued.”

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READ: Transcript of the Keith Lamont Scott Shooting Video

The New York Times just released a video, recorded by Keith’s widow Rakeyia, which shows what happened before and after the fatal shooting in Charlotte. For those who can’t bear to see yet another Black life taken, we have the transcript.

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Charlotte Uprising Update: Protester Died, Suspect Arrested

Also: The family of Keith Lamont Scott has called for the video of his shooting to be released to the public.

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READ: Shaun King Advocates Nationwide Boycott to End Police Violence

“This country is clearly willing to continue killing unarmed men, women and children without ever making any serious efforts at reforms,” King writes. “This economic boycott can change that.”

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Witnesses Say White Cop Killed Keith Lamont Scott, Cop Shot Charlotte Protester

A state of emergency has been declared in the North Carolina city as protesters agitate for justice.

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Keith Lamont Scott Killed by Cop, Sparks Protest and Unrest in Charlotte

Officer Brentley Vinson fatally shot Scott while executing a warrant for another man. Police say Scott was armed—his family says otherwise.