Buzz Feed – The mayor of Cleveland has apologized after the city claimed that Tamir Rice, the 12-year-old boy shot dead by a police officer in November while holding a toy gun, died because of his own actions.
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- December 7, 2014 Family of Tamir Rice files wrongful death lawsuit against Cleveland Police Department AOL News - The family of a 12-year-old who had a pellet gun when he was shot by a Cleveland police officer filed a wrongful death lawsuit Friday, saying two […]
- November 23, 2014 12-year-old boy with fake gun shot, killed by Ohio police NY Daily News - A 12-year-old Cleveland boy who allegedly had a replica handgun in his waistband died early Sunday after being shot by a police officer, his family […]
- December 8, 2014 Tamir Rice’s teen sister ‘tackled,’ handcuffed after his shooting, mom says CNN - As Tamir Rice's 14-year-old sister rushed to her brother's side upon learning he'd been shot, police officers "tackled" her, handcuffed her and placed her in […]
- December 15, 2014 Cleveland Police Union demands apology from Browns for protest USA Today - Before the Cleveland Browns took on the Cincinnati Bengals on Sunday, Andrew Hawkins and at least one other Browns player came out for warmups and then […]