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Trial Begins: Did New Orleans Media Contribute to Police Violence After Hurricane Katrina?
Jordan Flaherty, Truthout: "Jury selection begins today in what observers have called the most important trial New Orleans has seen in a generation. It concerns a shocking case of police brutality that has already redefined this city's relationship to its police department, and radically rewritten the official narrative of what happened in the chaotic days after Hurricane Katrina. Five police officers are facing charges of shooting unarmed African-Americans in cold blood." Read the Article