Questions linger after Florida retiree dies in police custody

The police report conflicts with the EMS report. Then citizen-shot video emerged to contradict both. The man’s family wasn’t notified for four days. The police then sent his body to a funeral home, where it was nearly cremated before it could be autopsied.

Here’s the story, from CBS News:

Radley Balko blogs about criminal justice, the drug war and civil liberties for The Washington Post. He is the author of the book "Rise of the Warrior Cop: The Militarization of America's Police Forces."
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