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Why the Dallas officer who killed her neighbor might have trouble with a "deadly force" defense

The shooting death of Botham Jean introduced several legal decisions for the Dallas County district attorney's office, including whether Dallas police Officer Amber Guyger was acting under the authority of the law in the shooting.

By Deanna Paul, The Washington Post
Botham Shem Jean, left, was shot and killed in his apartment by Dallas police officer Amber Guyger, right.

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