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Killings of Black men by White people are 8 times more likely to be found ‘justifiable’

A new report has found that the killings of black men by white people are viewed as “justifiable” more than eight times as often as other killings. The Marshall Project, in collaboration with The Upshot, examined 400,000 homicides committed by civilians from 1980 to 2014, excluding cases that lacked “essential” information or killings by police. The non-profit found […]