- Associated Press - Tuesday, May 17, 2016

PHOENIX (AP) - The Latest on a case in which an Arizona police officer is charged with murder in the fatal shooting of a man at a hotel (all times local):

11:10 a.m.

A judge has ordered that some portions of body-camera video of an Arizona police officer fatally shooting an unarmed man be publicly released after the victim’s widow and news organizations called for the footage to be unsealed.

Still, Maricopa County Superior Court Judge Sam Myers said Tuesday that he believes other portions of the video should remain under seal until the trial in an effort to protect Officer Philip Brailsford’s rights to a fair trial and impartial jury.

It’s wasn’t immediately clear when the video, which must first be edited before its release, will be made public.

Brailsford is charged with second-degree murder in the Jan. 18 death of Daniel Shaver of Grandbury, Texas, outside his hotel room in Mesa.

He has pleaded not guilty to the charge.

2:55 a.m.

A preliminary hearing for an Arizona police officer charged with murder in the shooting death of an unarmed man is entering its second day.

A judge ruled Monday that there was enough evidence to move forward with the charge against Mesa Officer Philip Brailsford in the death of Daniel Shaver.

Brailsford’s attorney says the decision could be reversed based on the comments from a defense witness who will resume his testimony Tuesday.

Shaver was killed at a hotel where police were called in response respond to a report that someone was pointing a gun out a window.

Authorities say Shaver wasn’t voicing threats as he was being detained and instead pleaded with officers not to kill him.

Brailsford maintains that he thought Shaver was reaching for a gun.

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