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Short Update: Outrage as man killed in police custody in Mexico after being arrested for not wearing a mask

FairTrialsAdmin - June 5, 2020 - COVID-19 Updates, Prison conditions, New criminal offences

There has been public outrage in Mexico after a man was killed in police custody after being arrested for not wearing a mask in public. The arrest took place in May and video footage shows the man pleading for help, as bystanders are verbally abused by police officers for offering assistance. News that the man was beaten to death just hours after his arrest has sparked protests calling out police brutality in the country.  

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