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Jury Awards $7.5 million Over Fatal L.A. County Sheriff`s Shooting

COMPTON, Calif. A Compton jury Friday awarded $7.5 million to the parents of a man shot dead by a Los Angeles County sheriff`s deputy.

According to the parents` attorney, 21-year-old Robert Thomas Jr. was standing outside with about 60 others at a party in Willowbrook in 2010 when two deputies pulled up.

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