Global Airs Video of Teen’s Killing, Petition Demands News Director Resign
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Global Airs Video of Teen’s Killing, Petition Demands News Director Resign

When a cop shoots a citizen, and it’s caught on video, the news value of that tape is clear: an officer of the law, sworn to protect the public, has killed a member of that public. TV stations have no trouble running that, gruesome and terrible as the footage might end up being.

But what happens if the person who has died is a teen, and the alleged killer is not a police officer, but another civilian?

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