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  • Wanda Johnson, Oscar Grants mother
  • A vigil was held at Oakland's Fruitvale BART station marking the 5th anniversary of the death of Oscar Grant.
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  • BART police
  • A report finds BART police have made progress in enacting reforms since the 2009 Oscar Grant shooting.
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  • Knife-wielding man fatally shot by Oakland, BART cops
  • A report by an independent expert finds BART police have made progress in enacting reforms since the 2009 Oscar Grant shooting.
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  • People react in front of posters of Oscar Grant in Oakland, Calif., after a guilty verdict for Johannes Mehserle, Thursday, July 8, 2010.
  • A federal appeals court cleared the way for two civil rights lawsuits filed against former BART police officer Johannes Mehserle by the father of Oscar Grant.
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  • Oscar Grant film
  • The film "Fruitvale Station" depicting the last 24 hours of the life of Oscar Grant is opening in the Bay Area.
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  • Oscar Grant film
  • The film "Fruitvale Station" depicting the last 24 hours of the life of Oscar Grant III is opening at three Bay Area theaters Friday.
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  • Octavia Spencer
  • The story of Oscar Grant is making headlines again following a private screening of a film at Oakland's Grand Lake Theatre.
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  • Octavia Spencer
  • The story of Oscar Grant is making headlines again following a private screening of a film at Oakland's Grand Lake Theatre.
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  • Oscar Grant film
  • "Fruitvale Station," which depicts the last day of Oscar Grant's life, will be screened for the first time in the Bay Area on Thursday.
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  • BART Police Chief Kenton Rainey
  • BART's police chief is bringing in a national auditor to assess reforms after the shooting of Oscar Grant in 2009.
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  • BART Police Chief Kenton Rainey
  • BART's police chief is bringing in a national auditor to assess reforms imposed since the shooting of Oscar Grant.
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  • Several dozen people turned out to pay tribute to the memory of Oscar Grant Tuesday.
  • Several dozen people turned out to pay tribute to the memory of Oscar Grant Tuesday.
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  • Several dozen people turned out to pay tribute to the memory of Oscar Grant Tuesday.
  • Several dozen people turned out to pay tribute to the memory of Oscar Grant Tuesday.
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  • Oscar Grant protest
  • The Oscar Grant case is in court again Monday. He was the unarmed Oakland man shot to death by a BART police officer.
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  • Oscar Grant
  • A film based on the shooting death of Oscar Grant will premiere at the Sundance Film Festival.
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  • Oscar Grant
  • There are new details in the ongoing production of a controversial film in Oakland. The movie "Fruitvale" is supposed to depict the events leading up to the shooting of Oscar Grant at the hands of BART police officer Johannes Mehserle.
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  • Oscar Grant
  • There are new details in the ongoing production of a controversial film in Oakland
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  • Sentencing for former BART officer Johannes Mehserle has been pushed back to November.
  • A state appeals court has upheld the involuntary manslaughter conviction of Johannes Mehserle in the killing of Oscar Grant.
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  • Johannes Mehserle is now a defendant in a police brutality case which reportedly took place six weeks before Grant was killed.
  • The mother of a BART passenger shot and killed by a BART officer is criticizing a request by Johannes Mehserle to get his conviction overturned.
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  • Johannes Mehserle is now a defendant in a police brutality case which reportedly took place six weeks before Grant was killed.
  • Lawyers for former BART police officer Johannes Mehserle asked a state appeals court in San Francisco today to overturn his involuntary manslaughter conviction in the killing of unarmed passenger Oscar Grant at an Oakland station in 2009.
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  • A new film is in the works about Oscar Grant and the day leading up to his killing on a BART platform by a BART police officer.
  • A new film is in the works about Oscar Grant and the day leading up to his killing on a BART platform.
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  • A new film is in the works about Oscar Grant and the day leading up to his killing on a BART platform by a BART police officer.
  • A new film is in the works about Oscar Grant and the day leading up to his killing on a BART platform by a BART police officer.
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  • Oscar Grant protest
  • Sunday marked the third anniversary of the shooting death of unarmed BART passenger Oscar Grant by a transit officer.
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  • Johannes Mehserle is now a defendant in a police brutality case which reportedly took place six weeks before Grant was killed.
  • A federal civil jury rejected claims in an Oakland man's police brutality lawsuit against Johannes Mehserle and four other officers.
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  • Johannes Mehserle is now a defendant in a police brutality case which reportedly took place six weeks before Grant was killed.
  • A federal jury began deliberating in San Francisco today in a trial on a civil rights lawsuit in which an Oakland man claims he was beaten by former BART police officer Johannes Mehersele and four other officers after he criticized them at a transit station in 2008.
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  • Johannes Mehserle is now a defendant in a police brutality case which reportedly took place six weeks before Grant was killed.
  • Mehserle is a defendant in a police brutality case which reportedly took place six weeks before Grant was killed.
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  • Johannes Mehserle is now a defendant in a police brutality case which reportedly took place six weeks before Grant was killed.
  • Johannes Mehserle is now a defendant in a police brutality case which reportedly took place six weeks before Grant was killed.
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  • Former BART officer Johannes Mehserle
  • Former BART police officer Johannes Mehserle and four current officers were in federal court in San Francisco today for the start of a civil trial in which they are accused of using excessive force on an Oakland man three years ago.
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  • Former BART officer Johannes Mehserle
  • The former BART police officer convicted in the shooting death of Oscar Grant will be back in court today.
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  • The family of Oscar Grant will hold an evening rally at Frank Ogawa Plaza in Oakland on Saturday.
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  • The family of Oscar Grant will hold a rally in Oakland on the one-year anniversary of Johannes Mehserle's sentencing.
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  • Oscar Grants mother, Wonda Johnson
  • Oscar Grant's mother, Wanda Johnson, accepted a $1.3 million settlement from BART on Tuesday.
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  • Oscar Grant was shot and killed by former BART officer Johannes Mehserle.
  • BART has reached a settlement with Oscar Grant's mother and will pay Wanda Johnson $1.3 million.
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  • BART has reached a settlement with Oscar Grants mother and will pay Wanda Johnson $1.3 million.
  • BART has reached a settlement with Oscar Grant's mother and will pay Wanda Johnson $1.3 million.
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  • Former BART officer Johannes Mehserle
  • Johannes Mehserle's attorney says the former BART cop is spending time catching up with his family.
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  • Reaction is mixed as Mehserle is released
  • The reactions were mixed on the day former BART officer Johannes Mehserle was released from jail.
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  • Former BART officer Johannes Mehserle
  • Former BART police officer Johannes Mehserle was released Monday from the LA County Men's Central Jail.
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  • Former BART officer Johannes Mehserle
  • Former BART police officer Johannes Mehserle was released Monday from the LA County Men's Central Jail.
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  • A demonstrator lies on ground in protest after the sentencing in Oakland, Calif., Friday, Nov. 5, 2010 of former Bay Area Rapid Transit police officer Johannes Mehserle.
  • A class action lawsuit alleges police violated the rights of 150 people protesting the Johannes Mehserle ruling.
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  • A demonstrator lies on ground in protest after the sentencing in Oakland, Calif., Friday, Nov. 5, 2010 of former Bay Area Rapid Transit police officer Johannes Mehserle.
  • A class action lawsuit alleges Oakland police violated the rights of 150 people protesting the Johannes Mehserle ruling.
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  • Some businesses in Oakland boarded up their windows, but the protest on Sunday was peaceful.
  • It looks like a typical Monday in downtown Oakland much to the relief of those who live and work there.
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  • Around 100 people demonstrated on the streets of Oakland on Sunday in objection to the release of former BART police officer Johannes Mehserle.
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  • Some businesses in Oakland boarded up their windows, but the protest on Sunday was peaceful.
  • It looks like a typical Monday in downtown Oakland much to the relief of those who live and work there.
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  • Former BART officer Johannes Mehserle
  • Former BART police officer Johannes Mehserle was released from the LA County Men's Central Jail after midnight.
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  • Former BART officer Johannes Mehserle
  • Former BART police officer Johannes Mehserle was released from the LA County Jail after midnight.
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  • One person was arrested for vandalism at a largely-peaceful rally in Oakland Sunday evening.
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  • Nearly 100 protesters left the Fruitvale BART station Sunday afternoon after holding a rally filled with speeches and chants.
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  • Organizers expect "massive amounts" of supporters to head to an Oakland BART station this afternoon.
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  • The City of Oakland is preparing for demonstrations on Sunday to coincide with the release of a former BART police officer.
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  • A coalition of community groups in Oakland announced how it plans to respond to the release of former BART police officer Johannes Mehserle.
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