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Utah Troopers Recorded Beating Motorist

While four Utah Highway Patrol troopers were attempting to bring R. Todd May to the ground — punching him eight times and shocking him at least twice with a Taser — May went in and out of consciousness and thought that it might be the end.

"I actually thought, for a moment there, that they were going to kill me," May said during a Friday news conference.

Source: Salt Lake Tribune. Read full article. (link)

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