Federal Jury Clears Dallas Officer Who Shot Man 7 Times When Taser Failed to Stop Him

A Dallas officer says he was fighting for his life when he shot and killed a 25-year-old man who allegedly choked him while he was high on PCP. But Clinton Allen's family insists that he was killed in cold blood, minutes after Officer Clark Staller confronted him in an east Oak Cliff apartment complex.A federal jury sided with the officer's account this week, ruling that he did not use excessive force in the March 2013 shooting.  Continue reading...

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