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Texas pastors seek federal action after police shoot black woman in her home

Reuters Wednesday, 16 October 2019
Black pastors in Fort Worth, Texas on Wednesday called for federal intervention to stamp out what they called systemic racism in their city's police force after a white officer shot dead black resident Atatiana Jefferson in her home.
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A white Fort Worth, Texas police officer has resigned after he shot dead Atatiana Jefferson, a 28-year-old black woman, inside her home, Fort Worth Police Chief Edwin Kraus said on Monday. Rough Cut (no reporter narration).

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