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Police brutality in Texas

“It was an execution”: Nicolas Chavez was on his knees when Houston police killed him. His father wants answers.

The shooting has sparked more questions about use of force and what many experts call the failed promise of police body cameras.

by Keri Blakinger, The Marshall Project, and Mike Hixenbaugh, NBC News
Joaquín Chavez poses for a portrait at the memorial near the scene where his son, Nicolas Chavez, was killed by Houston police. June 15, 2020.

"The truth is in the video"

Joaquín Chavez poses for a portrait near the scene where his son, Nicolas Chavez, was killed by Houston police. June 15, 2020.

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