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Police Killings Of The Mentally Ill 2016: California Shooting Of Michelle Lee Shirley Points To Troubling Pattern

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Michelle Lee Shirley became the latest mentally ill person to be killed by police after she allegedly attempted to hit officers with her car, according to local reports.
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China's Tencent set to open 5.3 percent up after strong second-quarter

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