Protesters Seek Answers on Death of Man Shot in Police Chase
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    Hundreds of protesters are seeking answers about the death of a northern Virginia man who was shot and killed by U.S. Park Police after a brief car chase.

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  • Protesters seek answers on death of Va. man shot by Park Police

    Family and friends of 25-year-old Bijan Ghaisar of McLean marched in Washington Saturday and rallied outside the Justice Department. Saturday marked six months since Ghaisar was shot.

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