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AP: Victim Calls Decision in Assault Case Shocking

Richard Lardner reports for the Associated Press on Protect Our Defenders:

At a Capitol Hill press conference on Tuesday, a representative from Protect Our Defenders read portions of a statement from the woman, whose name was not disclosed to protect her identity. The woman endured eight months of public humiliation and was interrogated for several hours by the officer’s lawyers without the benefit of having her own attorney present, according to the statement.

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