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Rodney King, Key Figure in LA Riots, Dead at 47

LOCAL2 Staff for local2 sault ste. marie
June 17th, 2012 at 2:24pm



Rodney King, the black motorist whose 1991 videotaped beating by Los Angeles police officers was the touchstone for one of the most destructive race riots in the nation's history, died Sunday. He was 47.

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