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A dumpster burns during protesting in Oakland, Calif., following an involuntary manslaughter verdict in Johannes Mehserle's trial on Thursday, July 8, 2010. A former transit police officer, Mehserle shot and killed unarmed black man Oscar Grant on New Year's Day 2009. (AP Photo/Noah Berger)
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A dumpster burns during protesting in Oakland, Calif., following an involuntary manslaughter verdict in Johannes Mehserle's trial on Thursday, July 8, 2010. A former transit police officer, Mehserle shot and killed unarmed black man Oscar Grant on New Year's Day 2009. (AP Photo/Noah Berger)

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