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Racist emails lead to 1 firing in Ferguson; report cites more hostility
Racist emails lead to 1 firing in Ferguson; report cites more hostility

The Justice Department's 102-page report on the Ferguson Police Department summarizes its conclusions in scathing language: Police persistently violated the rights of African Americans, subjected them to excessive force, showed racial bias and stoked long-held feelings of mistrust. But it is the email exchanges among police, city and court officials that underscore the atmosphere of racism and intolerance. Ferguson Mayor James Knowles III said Wednesday that one police department employee linked to the emails has been fired and two others are on administrative leave while the issue is investigated. Here are the seven emails that were exchanged on city computers and...

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