In a 2016 photo, former North Charleston police officer Michael Slager testifies during his murder trial at the Charleston County court in Charleston, South Carolina. (Grace Beahm/Post and Courier via AP, Pool, File)

In a 2016 photo, former North Charleston police officer Michael Slager testifies during his murder trial at the Charleston County court in Charleston, South Carolina. (Grace Beahm/Post and Courier via AP, Pool, File)

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