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Janai Nelson Discusses Tamir Rice Shooting on The Last Word with Lawrence O'Donnell

Monday, October 12, 2015

Janai Nelson Discusses Tamir Rice Shooting on The Last Word with Lawrence O'Donnell

Tamir Rice, a 12-year old boy, was fatally killed by Cleveland Police Officer. LDF Associate Director-Counsel  Janai Nelson casts doubt on the finding that the officer's conduct was objectively reasonable at the time, saying that the video footage clearly suggests that Rice was not a threat. 

Watch the discussion here.