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Leon Ford Jr.

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Judge Denies Case Dismissal For Man Shot, Paralyzed During Traffic Stop

A hearing will be held to request that charges be dismissed against a man who was shot and paralyzed during a traffic stop in 2012.

07/28/2014

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Community Rallies Around Man Shot, Paralyzed During 2012 Traffic Stop

More than 200 people gathered for a 20-year-old man who they say was the victim of alleged police brutality during a traffic stop in 2012.

03/08/2014

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Supporters Rally To Get Charges Against Man Shot During Traffic Stop Dropped

Dozens of people gathered at the City-County Building in Downtown Pittsburgh this morning.

11/12/2013

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New Charge Filed Against Man Shot, Paralyzed During Traffic Stop

Leon Ford was shot during a 20-minute traffic stop last November. Now, he could have charges against him dropped as officials look at crucial piece of evidence – dash cam video.

10/16/2013

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Community Joins Together To Support Man Shot, Paralyzed During Traffic Stop

His attorney and supporters say dashboard camera video proves that the numerous charges stacked against Leon Ford, Jr. should be thrown out in court.

10/15/2013