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Marvin Booker: Decision not to file charges in jail death prompts call for Mitch Morrisey's head

As predicted, Denver District Attorney Mitch Morrisey's decision not to file charges in the July death of inmate Marvin Booker has proven unpopular with Booker's family and supporters. At a rally yesterday, supporters demanded either a grand jury investigation or Morrisey's resignation. A problem for guv hopeful John Hickenlooper, who's trying to finesse the situation? Judging by 9News coverage of the event, could be. See the report below:

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