By Tony Plohetski
The Austin American-Statesman
The Austin police officers, each wearing suits and lapel pins replicating their badges, walked single file into the John Minor Wisdom U.S. Court of Appeals Building and took their seats, filling half a courtroom.
The somber crowd included about 25 officers from nearly all ranks, some with only a few years on the force and one with almost four decades.
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