USA Today – A judge has set the retrial date for Michael Slager, the former South Carolina police officer charged with shooting and killing Walter Scott last year. The new trial date is set for March 1, 2017.
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- January 24, 2017 Retrial Delayed In Walter Scott Shooting Case Reuters - The retrial of white former police officer Michael Slager, charged with the murder of an unarmed black man after a 2015 traffic stop in North Charleston, […]
- November 5, 2016 Walter Scott No Threat To Cop Who Shot Him In The Back, Eyewitness Testifies NY Daily News - The man who filmed a former South Carolina police officer shooting Walter Scott in the back testified Friday that the fleeing black man never posed […]