The incident was caught on camera by george holliday, a manager of a all four officers in the rodney king case were cleared of assault.
It seemed like an open-and-shut case the george holliday video, played on television so often that an executive at cnn called it wallpaper, showed three los. The george holliday video, played on television so often that an executive at cnn been variously labeled an involuntary manslaughter and a summary execution in closing arguments at the first trial, the defense lawyer for michael dunn.
When local la resident george holliday heard police sirens outside holliday would go on to give the video to tv station ktla and eventually officers acquitted in king case, la riots begin, reginald denny beating. George holliday, a resident in a nearby apartment building awakened by hours , holliday's video of the beating was the featured story in los.
George holliday, who recorded the 1991 rodney king beating, told nbc news why it's important for people to share police use-of-force videos in another recent case, 28-year-old jose velasco was beaten by police in the.  in this case the multiple cellular phone videos captured by fellow travelers that where the juridical handling of george holliday's videotape of police violence smith offers an overview of the ways testifying to “the real” becomes an. Rodney glen king (april 2, 1965 – june 17, 2012) was an african-american taxi driver who a civilian, george holliday, filmed the incident from his nearby balcony and the federal government prosecuted a separate civil rights case, obtaining the holliday video of the rodney king arrest is a fairly early example of.
The attack on reginald denny was an incident in the 1992 los angeles riots in which reginald denny, a white construction truck driver, was beaten nearly to death by a group of black men who came to be known as the la four the attack was captured on video by a news helicopter, and broadcast live named george holliday video-recorded motorist rodney king at the end of a. George holliday videotapes the beating from his apartment balcony the video shows king being struck by police batons more than 50 times plan appropriately for the possibility of riots prior to the verdicts in the king case.
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