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FILE - In this Friday, May 21, 2021 file photo, Col. Lamar Davis, superintendent of the Louisiana State Police, speaks about the agency's release of video involving the death of Ronald Greene, at a press conference in Baton Rouge, La. Greene was jolted with stun guns, put in a chokehold and beaten by troopers, and his death is now the subject of a federal civil rights investigation. (AP Photo/Melinda Deslatte)

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FILE - In this image from Louisiana State Police Trooper Dakota DeMoss' body camera video obtained by The Associated Press, fellow troopers hold up Ronald Greene before paramedics arrive on May 10, 2019, outside of Monroe, La. The video obtained by The Associated Press shows Louisiana state troopers stunning, punching and dragging the Black man as he apologizes for leading them on a high-speed chase, footage authorities refused to release in the two years since Greene died in police custody. (Dakota DeMoss/Louisiana State Police via AP)

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In this Feb. 6, 2010 image from police dashboard camera video obtained by The Associated Press, Louisiana State Police Trooper Jason LaMarca strikes Alejandro Soliz, right, during an arrest along Interstate 12 in Tangipahoa Parish, north of New Orleans. (Louisiana State Police via AP)

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In this August 2019 photo provided by his attorney, Darrell Smith is apprehended by Louisiana State Police troopers after fleeing a a traffic stop near Baton Rouge, La. Smith's lawsuit says troopers shared this photo of him after a beating, with his eyes swollen shut, and the caption: "This is what happens when you run from the police." (Haley & Associates via AP)

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In this Friday, May 13, 2019 image from Louisiana State Police Trooper Jacob Brown's body camera video obtained by The Associated Press, troopers hold down motorist Aaron Larry Bowman during a traffic stop. The graphic video kept secret for more than two years shows a trooper pummeling Bowman 18 times with a flashlight, an attack the trooper defended as "pain compliance." (Trooper Jacob Brown/Louisiana State Police via AP)

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In this July 16, 2019 image from police dashboard camera video obtained by The Associated Press, Louisiana State Trooper Jacob Brown throws motorist Morgan Blake to the ground following a traffic stop in Ouachita Parish, La., during which troopers found 13 pounds marijuana in the car Blake was driving. Brown threw Blake to the ground after he asked for his handcuffs to be adjusted. Trooper Randall "Colby" Dickerson then punched Blake five times and kneed him in the side, the footage shows. (Louisiana State Police via AP)

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This Aug. 4, 2021 photo shows the front of Louisiana State Police Troop F headquarters in Monroe, La. A seven-member panel had been focused on reviewing thousands of hours of body camera footage from about a dozen specific troopers in northern Louisiana’s Troop F, including some of those involved in the beatings of Greene and three other Black motorists. But according to several people familiar with the matter who spoke The Associated Press on condition of anonymity, the panel was abruptly disbanded in July 2021 after just a few months' work following leaks about its existence. (AP Photo/Rogelio V. Solis)

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In this Saturday, May 23, 2020 image from Louisiana State Police body camera video, Trooper Dakota DeMoss approaches motorist Antonio Harris lying on the ground on the side of a road after a high speed chase in Franklin Parish, La. Internal investigators found that troopers produced "wholly untrue" reports saying Harris resisted and that they sought to conceal the existence of body-camera video. (Dakota DeMoss/Louisiana State Police via AP)

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Aaron Larry Bowman cries during an interview at his attorney's office in Monroe, La., Thursday, Aug. 5, 2021, as he discusses his injuries resulting from a Louisiana State trooper pummeling him with a flashlight during a traffic stop in 2019. State police didn’t investigate the attack until 536 days later, and only did so after a civil lawsuit from Bowman, who was left with a broken jaw, ribs, and wrist, as well as a gash to his head that required six staples to close. “I thought I was going to die that night,” he says. (AP Photo/Rogelio V. Solis)

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FILE - This Dec. 10, 2020 photo provided by the Ouachita Parish Sheriff's Office shows Louisiana State Police Trooper Jacob Brown. Graphic body camera video kept secret for more than two years shows Brown pummeling Black motorist Aaron Larry Bowman 18 times with a flashlight, an attack Brown defended as "pain compliance." Records show Brown tallied 23 uses of force dating to 2015 — 19 on Black people — and he faces charges in three separate beatings. (Ouachita Parish Sheriff's Office via AP)