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Marvin Booker Death: DA Won't File Charges Against Deputies Who Killed Denver Inmate

11/28/2010 05:12 am ET | Updated May 25, 2011

DENVER - The Denver District Attorney's office has elected not to file criminal charges against the five Denver Sheriff's Department deputies who restrained Marvin Booker inside the Denver jail on July 9.
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"Tragically, Mr. Booker's actions and choices resulted in his death," Denver District Attorney Mitch Morrissey wrote.

Booker died shortly after the deputies Tased him and used a "sleeper hold" on him while inside the new jail's booking area. The coroner's office ruled the death a homicide.

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