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Driving while black? New app developers offer advice

...much more likely to believe a traffic stop is not legitimate. The issue has been on Hyland's radar since motorist Rodney King was beaten by Los Angeles police in 1991. Another key event hit closer to home. In 2003, a 21-year-old black...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2014-12-11/driving-while-black-develope
Atlanta readies for reaction to Ferguson case

...when police arrested more than 300 people after four white police officers in Los Angeles were acquitted of beating Rodney King, a black man.Young black protesters left a peaceful demonstration at Atlanta's City Hall and attacked whites at...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/crime-courts/2014-11-20/atlanta-readies-reacti
Rodney King, whose beating led to LA riots in 1992, dies at age 47

LOS ANGELES - Rodney King, the black motorist whose 1991 videotaped beating by Los Angeles police officers was the touchstone for one of the most destructive...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2012-06-17/rodney-king-whose-beating-le
Crowdsourced: Webb for the win, RIP Rodney King, a historical moment for Baptists, R-rated moviegoers

...at age 47. JINO RODRIGUEZ (@SONNYSONNYLEE23): RIP Rodney King u helped bring to light the wickedness that plagued the...long.MARK AMARGO @MARKAMARGO): "Wondering if the Rodney King incident would have been as sensational if it occurred...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/2012-06-23/crowdsourced-webb-win-rip-rodney
To avoid another Ferguson, we must 'be real' with one another

...and with the Hatfields and McCoys, and so forth.Rodney King asked us a simple question during the 1992 riots...trust you because I know you are key to the question Rodney King asked. (The writer is a former Augusta City Council...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/opinion-columns/2014-08-30/avoid-another-fe
Flex your rights ? film the police

...downside ? remember the videotaped police beating of Rodney King? That was an ordinary citizen with a camera, too...they don't always do the right thing (again, think Rodney King). But unlike the rest of us, they have the power to...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/content/blog-post/damon-cline/2014-07-01/flex-your-
Losing the war

...prewritten, prerecorded voice-overs, uses the "S" word. One gets the impression that he brings up one subject ? the Rodney King beating ? primarily so he can describe his profane memory of it.This is from a food and travel personality.The...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/editorials/2013-04-23/losing-war
Claims paper doing `an injustice'

...slandered Augusta's mayor, the judges and the district attorney. The paper has portrayed Danny Craig as another Rodney King ("can't we all just get along"), the three monkeys ("hear no evil, see no evil, speak no evil") and now...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1997/05/15/edi_208320.shtml
Editorials
Video watch

...Ving Rhames is the top cop who knows they're crooked, and everything takes place in the final touchy days before the Rodney King verdict. KANGAROO JACK (PG, 89 MINUTES) Jerry O'Connell and Anthony Anderson star as two best friends asked to...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2003/06/27/ent_379615.shtml
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Mini reviews

...Ving Rhames is the top cop who knows they're crooked, and everything takes place in the final touchy days before the Rodney King verdict. Based on a story by James Ellroy (L.A. Confidential) and directed by Ron Shelton (White Men Can't...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2003/02/21/app_376330.shtml
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