Reaction to Los Angeles Police Trial

Attorney General William Barr, accompanied by the director of the FBI and the head of the Department of Justice Civil Rights Division, read… read more

Attorney General William Barr, accompanied by the director of the FBI and the head of the Department of Justice Civil Rights Division, read a brief statement and responded to reporters' questions on the outcome of the trial of four white policemen in Los Angeles charged with beating a black suspect during an arrest. Following the not guilty verdict for the officers, roits broke out in Los Angeles resulting in several deaths, injuries, and property damage. Attorney General Barr said the Department of Justice would continue its investigation into the case to determine whether violations of federal civil rights statutes occurred in the specific case and the conduct of the Los Angeles Police Department. close

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Reaction to Los Angeles Police Trial

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Program ID:
25808-1
Category:
News Conference
Format:
News Conference
Location:
Washington, District of Columbia, United States
First Aired:
Apr 30, 1992
Last Aired:
May 2, 1992

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  • Apr 30, 1992 | 8:03pm EDT | C-SPAN 1
  • May 01, 1992 | 1:21am EDT | C-SPAN 1
  • May 02, 1992 | 7:26pm EDT | C-SPAN 1
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