Bonnie Collar finds comfort in her husband Reed's shoulder as their attorney, Jere Beasley, describes the videotaped death of their son, University of South Alabama freshman Gil Collar, during a news conference Thursday, Oct. 11, 2012 in Montgomery, Ala. Collar was fatally shot by a campus police officer at the University of South Alabama on Oct. 6. "I can tell you without reservation nothing we saw in the videotape justified the use of deadly force in this case," said Beasley, a former Alabama lieutenant governor.
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published Thursday, October 11th, 2012
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MOBILE, Ala. — Video of the fatal shooting of a naked Alabama college student shows him with his arms outstretched and his palms open seconds before a campus police officer fired.