Philando Castile’s family recalled in detail his final hours before a fatal police stop in Minnesota. The official version of what happened remains largely opaque. Advertisements
The comments from the lawyer provided the fullest accounting yet of Officer Jeronimo Yanez’s version of the death of Philando Castile.
This week’s convulsive events have prompted anguished pleas for unity and echoes of the protests and divisions of the late 1960s and early 1970s.
Ms. Reynolds has emerged as an influential witness in the latest shooting of an African-American at the hands of a police officer.
Gov. Mark Dayton of Minnesota said that the shooting of Philando Castile probably would not have happened if he were white.
Philando Castile was shot and killed by a police officer during a traffic stop on Wednesday in a suburb of St. Paul, Minn. A passenger documented the aftermath in a … Continue Reading →