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Good Samaritans 2-28-19 (1)

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Three Gardendale High School sports medicine students rendered aid to a woman who had fallen as people were fleeing gunshots at the mall. Read more

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Mayor Frank Brocato said the city will vigorously defend any legal action and vigorously defends the rights of people to protest. Read more

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E.J. Bradford prom

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"You whitewashed this case," the father said. Read more

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Bradford shooting

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The attorney general says the officer acted reasonably when he identified an armed E.J. Bradford as an immediate threat to innocent civilians. Read more

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Protesters at Hoover council 2-4-19

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Hoover officials cut off talks with Birmingham Justice League due to false statements, City Administrator Allan Rice said. Read more

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A leader in the Birmingham Justice League and a city official said the two sides had a productive meeting Monday and are seeking common ground. Read more

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Crump press conference 12-3-18 (5)

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The group wants U.S. Attorney Jay Town to determine whether E.J. Bradford's civil rights were violated. Read more

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Protest meeting 12-5-18

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"It's time to go to jail. We're going to do some arrestable actions," leader Cara McClure said. Read more

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Hoover council 12-3-18

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Other people upset about the shooting of a 21-year-old Hueytown man at the Riverchase Galleria by a police officer warned the protester not to put hands on the mayor. Read more

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Crump press conference 12-3-18 (1)

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"E.J. Bradford Jr. was shot three times from behind while he was running away," attorney Ben Crump said forensic evidence shows. Read more

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Jackson gave the eulogy Saturday at the funeral of 21-year-old Emantic "E.J." Bradford Jr., who was shot and killed by a Hoover police officer Thanksgiving night Read more

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Riverchase Galleria die-in 11-20-18

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Protesters marched through the mall again and laid on the floor for 10 minutes near where Emantic "E.J." Bradford Jr. was shot and killed by a Hoover police officer on Thanksgiving night. Read more

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Christmas Tree Lighting 2012

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City officials called for unity and healing in the community and prayers for the family of the 21-year-old man shot by a Hoover police officer on Thanksgiving night. Read more

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  • Hoover City Council 12-3-18 (5)

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    Hoover City Council 12-3-18 (5)

    The Rev. Sharon Hearns of Adamsville, Alabama, speaks to the Hoover City Council in Hoover, Alabama, on Monday, Dec. 3, 2018, about a Hoover police officer's fatal shooting of a 21-year-old Hueytown man at the Riverchase Galleria on Thanksgiving night, Nov. 22, 2018.

  • Hoover City Council 12-3-18 (7)

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    Hoover City Council 12-3-18 (7)

    Hoover Councilman Derrick Murphy listens to people talk about a Hoover police officer's fatal shooting of a 21-year-old Hueytown man at the Riverchase Galleria on Thanksgiving night during a Hoover City Council meeting in Hoover, Alabama, on Monday, Dec. 3, 2018.

  • Hoover City Council 12-3-18 (8)

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    Hoover City Council 12-3-18 (8)

    LeDarius Hilliard, president of the Jefferson County Millennial Democrats, speaks to the Hoover City Council in Hoover, Alabama, on Monday, Dec. 3, 2018, about a Hoover police officer's fatal shooting of a 21-year-old Hueytown man at the Riverchase Galleria on Thanksgiving night, Nov. 22, 2018.

  • Hoover City Council 12-3-18 (6)

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    Hoover City Council 12-3-18 (6)

    Shirley Ferrill of Fairfield, Alabama, speaks to the Hoover City Council in Hoover, Alabama, on Monday, Dec. 3, 2018, about a Hoover police officer's fatal shooting of a 21-year-old Hueytown man at the Riverchase Galleria on Thanksgiving night, Nov. 22, 2018.

  • Hoover City Council 12-3-18 (9)

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    Hoover City Council 12-3-18 (9)

    Andy Bayer, a resident of Hoover, Alabama, speaks to the Hoover City Council on Monday, Dec. 3, 2018, about a Hoover police officer's fatal shooting of a 21-year-old Hueytown man at the Riverchase Galleria on Thanksgiving night, Nov. 22, 2018.

  • Hoover City Council 12-3-18 (1)

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    Hoover City Council 12-3-18 (1)

    Carlos Chaverst Jr., at left, loudly confronts Hoover Mayor Frank Brocato, at right, about the Thanksgiving night police shooting at the Riverchase Galleria during a Hoover City Council meeting at the Hoover Municipal Center on Monday, Dec. 3, 2018.

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