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Top Latest Word posts of 2013, No. 4: Alex Landau reacts when beating cops aren't charged

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April 11, 2013: Last week, Denver Manager of Safety Alex Martinez announced that there would be no charges against the three Denver police officers who nearly beat college student Alex Landau to death in 2009.

Earlier this week, we spoke with Landau's lawyer, who was troubled by evidence he fears Martinez ignored.

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