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Arrests in Sean Bell pray-in

Photo by Paul Martinka

Hundreds of protesters flooded the city's streets this past Wednesday in protest of the acquittal of the three cops in the Sean Bell shooting case. In Brooklyn, protesters gathered for the pray-in at the entrance to the Brooklyn Bridge. About 20 people were arrested during the demonstration in this borough, including Brooklyn Councilmember Charles Barron (right) and Reverend Herbert Daughtry, pictured above.

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