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Buffalo jail guard admits to federal charge

A Buffalo Police Department cell block attendant Matthew Jaskula, 27, pleaded guilty Tuesday to the crime of willfully depriving another of their constitutional rights under color of law resulting in bodily injury. Jaskula faces a maximum penalty of 10 years ...

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Officials no longer sure man killed by police had shot cop

There are “significant questions” over whether a man pulled over for a traffic stop shot a policeman before being killed by the officer’s partner, a prosecutor said Wednesday as state authorities took over the investigation into the deadly encounter. Buffalo ...

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Appeals court rules that Buffalo lawsuit about fatal police shooting can proceed

The Appellate Division of state Supreme Court, Fourth Department, has ruled that a lawsuit filed by the parents of a man killed by a Buffalo police officer will proceed. Jean Bridenbaker and Garry K. Connors, the parents of Matthew Ryan ...

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