walter scott shooting
At the time of the announcement, and still today, a fair amount of people do not understand what this means for the case.
The jury deliberated over four days.
Fleeing a traffic stop, Scott was shot by the officer and the incident captured on video.
He decided to change sides after a 20-minute conversation with the Vermont senator.
Slager will stand trial in October for killing the unarmed black motorist in South Carolina.
The Southern States Police Benevolent Association informed Mark Slager four days after the shooting it wouldn't represent him.
Slager has been jailed since April.
Solicitor Scarlett Wilson did "not have time" to explain her record.
Slager was indicted on a murder charge in June.
Stewart thanked the community and noted the family plans to file a civil suit in the next few months. After a brief exchange