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Rodney King – 20 years, What have we learned?

Visit msnbc.com for breaking news, world news, and news about the economy I was nearing the end of the my surgery residency in 1992. I didn’t follow the Rodney King trial nor the violence that broke out afterward. It doesn’t seem like it was that long ago, but the internet was basically AOL, CompuServe and Prodigy. This was before world wide web protocol was released. So, the only news you got was on the 6 o’clock or 10 o’clock news. The newspapers, like today, were always behind the story. For those who don’t know the story – To millions of Americans,

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Errington C. Thompson, MD

Dr. Thompson is a surgeon, scholar, full-time sports fan and part-time political activist. He is active in a number of community projects and initiatives. Through medicine, he strives to improve the physical health of all he treats.

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The Thirteeneth Juror

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