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Federal jury convicts 5 New Orleans officers in post-Katrina shootings

Published 08/05/2011, Associated Press

A federal jury today convicted five current or former police officers in the deadly shootings on a New Orleans bridge after Hurricane Katrina. The trial was a high-profile test of the Justice Department's effort to clean up a police department marred by a reputation for corruption and brutality.

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