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September 30, 2009
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Panel of civilians suspend Texas cop for arresting reporter

By Daniel Borunda
El Paso Times

TEXAS — An El Paso police officer who arrested KVIA reporter Darren Hunt and cameraman Ric Dupont in a videotaped encounter seen nationwide acted unprofessionally and was given an 11-day unpaid suspension, officials announced Tuesday.

A civilian disciplinary board made of members of the news media and lawyers also decided that allegations of unlawful arrest and excessive force leveled against former Sgt. Raul Ramirez were unfounded.

Full story: Panel of civilians suspend Texas cop for arresting reporter






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