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February 28, 2011
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Atlanta trooper's death raises questions about high case-dismissal rate

A man who shot an officer walked out of court days earlier in a car-break-in case because the arresting officer failed to testify in court

By Steve Visser
The Atlanta Journal-Constitution

ATLANTA — 'Rocket docket' dismissed 40 percent of cases in 2010.

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Full story: Atlanta trooper's death raises questions about high case-dismissal rate






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