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Mother of teen killed by Pasadena police presses for release of report
Mother of teen killed by Pasadena police presses for release of report

The mother of an unarmed teenager fatally shot by Pasadena police is waging a legal battle to force the city to release the results of an independent consultant's investigation into the 2012 killing of her son. The report, written by the Office of Independent Review, examines the shooting of 19-year-old Kendrec McDade and comes amid renewed calls for police transparency and oversight in the city. "I know they're trying to hide something," said Anya Slaughter, McDade's mother. On Tuesday, an attorney for Slaughter and several other groups successfully asked a Los Angeles County judge to withdraw an order preventing the report's release. A temporary...

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