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Defense lawyer posts police shooting video

Police say the snippets, put on a website by the suspect's defense team, could taint a jury pool

By David Hench
Portland Press Herald

PORTLAND, Maine — Attorneys for Jonathan Mitchell have turned to the Internet to make their case that Portland police had no reason to shoot and wound Mitchell one night last April.

Portlandpolicebrutality.com, a website created by Mitchell's family and legal team, includes videos taken by police cruiser cameras the night of the shooting.

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