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September 18, 2009
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La. court overturns firing of cop in beating case

By Brendan McCarthy

NEW ORLEANS — A state appeals court has overruled the New Orleans Police Department's decision to terminate an officer involved in a high-profile, videotaped altercation weeks after Hurricane Katrina in which he and another officer allegedly beat a 64-year-old retired teacher on Bourbon Street.


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