Two officers were acquitted by a jury, and the D.A. is not going to bring charges against a third.
In case this one flew under your radar, here’s the video. If you listen closely, at around 15:20 the cop says, “Now, see my fists?…I’m getting ready to f*** you up.”
This is the now-iconic photo of Thomas, who died 5 days later in the hospital:
Last thing for all of the Rothbardians reading: Strictly speaking, [added:] arguably you (and I) don’t support agents of the State locking anybody up. So, how do you process something like this? (I’m not saying it’s an impossible situation, I’m just noting that the initial reaction of a lot of anarchists is to be outraged that these cops aren’t going to prison for life–and that’s a bit ironic.)