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Ex-California policemen acquitted in beating death of homeless man

Cathy Thomas (L) speaks next to her ex-husband Ron Thomas at a courthouse news conference after two former policemen were acquitted in the 2011 beating and stun-gun death of their son, in Santa Ana, California January 13, 2014. REUTERS/Alex Gallardo

Cathy Thomas (L) speaks next to her ex-husband Ron Thomas at a courthouse news conference after two former policemen were acquitted in the 2011 beating and stun-gun death of their son, in Santa Ana, California January 13, 2014. REUTERS/Alex Gallardo

Cathy Thomas (L) speaks next to her ex-husband Ron Thomas at a courthouse news conference after two former policemen were acquitted in the 2011 beating and stun-gun death of their son, in Santa Ana, California January 13, 2014. REUTERS/Alex Gallardo
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Former Fullerton police officer Jay Cicinelli (R) looks back into the court gallery as his attorney Michael Schwartz (C), embraces co-counsel after the not-guilty verdict is read in the Kelly Thomas murder trial in Santa Ana, California January 13, 2014. REUTERS/Mindy Schauer/Pool

Former Fullerton police officer Jay Cicinelli (R) looks back into the court gallery as his attorney Michael Schwartz (C), embraces co-counsel after the not-guilty verdict is read in the Kelly Thomas murder trial in Santa Ana, California January 13,...more

Former Fullerton police officer Jay Cicinelli (R) looks back into the court gallery as his attorney Michael Schwartz (C), embraces co-counsel after the not-guilty verdict is read in the Kelly Thomas murder trial in Santa Ana, California January 13, 2014. REUTERS/Mindy Schauer/Pool
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Former Fullerton police officer Manuel Ramos listens as the not guilty verdict is read in the Kelly Thomas murder trial in Santa Ana, California January 13, 2014. REUTERS/Mindy Schauer/Pool

Former Fullerton police officer Manuel Ramos listens as the not guilty verdict is read in the Kelly Thomas murder trial in Santa Ana, California January 13, 2014. REUTERS/Mindy Schauer/Pool

Former Fullerton police officer Manuel Ramos listens as the not guilty verdict is read in the Kelly Thomas murder trial in Santa Ana, California January 13, 2014. REUTERS/Mindy Schauer/Pool
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Cathy Thomas (C) stands with supporters holding signs at a parking lot, after speaking at a courthouse news conference on two former policemen being acquitted in the 2011 beating and stun-gun death of her son, in Santa Ana, California January 13, 2014. REUTERS/Alex Gallardo

Cathy Thomas (C) stands with supporters holding signs at a parking lot, after speaking at a courthouse news conference on two former policemen being acquitted in the 2011 beating and stun-gun death of her son, in Santa Ana, California January 13,...more

Cathy Thomas (C) stands with supporters holding signs at a parking lot, after speaking at a courthouse news conference on two former policemen being acquitted in the 2011 beating and stun-gun death of her son, in Santa Ana, California January 13, 2014. REUTERS/Alex Gallardo
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Defense attorney John Barnett speaks at a courthouse news conference after two former policemen were acquitted in the 2011 beating and stun-gun death of Kelly Thomas in Santa Ana, California January 13, 2014. REUTERS/Alex Gallardo

Defense attorney John Barnett speaks at a courthouse news conference after two former policemen were acquitted in the 2011 beating and stun-gun death of Kelly Thomas in Santa Ana, California January 13, 2014. REUTERS/Alex Gallardo

Defense attorney John Barnett speaks at a courthouse news conference after two former policemen were acquitted in the 2011 beating and stun-gun death of Kelly Thomas in Santa Ana, California January 13, 2014. REUTERS/Alex Gallardo
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Orange County District Attorney Tony Rackauckas (C) speaks at a courthouse news conference after two former policemen were acquitted in the 2011 beating and stun-gun death of Kelly Thomas in Santa Ana, California January 13, 2014. REUTERS/Alex Gallardo

Orange County District Attorney Tony Rackauckas (C) speaks at a courthouse news conference after two former policemen were acquitted in the 2011 beating and stun-gun death of Kelly Thomas in Santa Ana, California January 13, 2014. REUTERS/Alex...more

Orange County District Attorney Tony Rackauckas (C) speaks at a courthouse news conference after two former policemen were acquitted in the 2011 beating and stun-gun death of Kelly Thomas in Santa Ana, California January 13, 2014. REUTERS/Alex Gallardo
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