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Colin Farmer

Colin Farmer (Chorley, Lancashire) is a 61-year-old blind man.  Colin was taking a walk to a local pub with his white walking stick. The police

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Dan Tessien

Dan Tessien (Modesto, CA: 2007) is deaf man who was pulled over while driving by police in a case of mistaken identity. Police ordered him

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Denise Harris

Denise Harris (Dayton, OH: 2008) is blind woman who also has cancer. On July 7, 2008, the police arrived at her house asking for her

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Diana Showman

Diana Showman was a 19-year old woman in San Jose, California who had psychiatric disabilities.  On August 14, 2014, she was walking towards a police

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Dontre Hamilton

Dontre Hamilton was a 31-year old man who lived in Milwaukee, Wisconsin.  He had schizophrenia and other psychiatric disabilities.  On April 30, 2014, Dontre was

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Eric Garner

Eric Garner was a man who suffered from acute and chronic bronchial asthma and hypertensive cardiovascular disease. He was approached by the New York Police

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Ernest Vassell

Ernest Vassell was a 56-year old man with autism who lived in Miami. On August 31 2011, Ernest was playing with a toy rifle. The

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Ezell Ford

Ezell Ford was a 25-year-old man with psychiatric disabilities. On August 11, 2014 in Los Angeles, he decided to take a walk. Some police officers

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Freddie Gray

Freddie Gray was a 25 year old man who had developmental disabilities as a result of lead poisoning. On April 12, 2015, he was arrested

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Gilberto Powell

Gilberto Powell is a man with Down’s syndrome who lives in Richmond Heights, Florida.  On September 10, 2011, Gilberto, who was 22 at the time,

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Isadore Monroe

Isadore Monroe was a 107-year-old man who lived in Pine Bluff, Arkansas. He was partially deaf and blind. On September 7, 2013, his family tried

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Jacqueline Hennick

Jacqueline Hennick (Clarksville, AR: 2011) is a 95-pound woman with disabilities. The police arrived to her neighborhood in response to her call that the neighbors

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