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February 25, 2009

Pa. cop gets seat of honor at Obama's speech

Officer Decoatsworth was shot in the face last year

By Marie McCullough
Philadelphia Inquirer

First lady Michelle Obama, left, applauds during President Barack Obama's address to a joint session of Congress in the House Chamber of the Capitol in Washington, Tuesday, Feb. 24, 2009. Philadelphia Police Officer Richard DeCoatsworth (right) stands next to her. (AP Photo)
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