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Hundreds mourn Daunte Wright, Black man killed by Minnesota police

Katie Wright, the mother of Daunte Wright, a Black man who was fatally shot by a police officer after a routine traffic stop, accompanied by family members and Rev. Al Sharpton, releases doves during his funeral at Lakewood Cemetery, in Minneapolis, Minnesota, April 22, 2021. REUTERS/Nicholas Pfosi

Katie Wright, the mother of Daunte Wright, a Black man who was fatally shot by a police officer after a routine traffic stop, accompanied by family members and Rev. Al Sharpton, releases doves during his funeral at Lakewood Cemetery, in Minneapolis,...more

Katie Wright, the mother of Daunte Wright, a Black man who was fatally shot by a police officer after a routine traffic stop, accompanied by family members and Rev. Al Sharpton, releases doves during his funeral at Lakewood Cemetery, in Minneapolis, Minnesota, April 22, 2021. REUTERS/Nicholas Pfosi
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Katie Wright, the mother of Daunte Wright, is embraced during her son's funeral at Lakewood Cemetery. REUTERS/Nicholas Pfosi

Katie Wright, the mother of Daunte Wright, is embraced during her son's funeral at Lakewood Cemetery. REUTERS/Nicholas Pfosi

Katie Wright, the mother of Daunte Wright, is embraced during her son's funeral at Lakewood Cemetery. REUTERS/Nicholas Pfosi
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People carry the coffin with the body of Daunte Wright outside the Shiloh Temple International Ministries. REUTERS/Carlos Barria

People carry the coffin with the body of Daunte Wright outside the Shiloh Temple International Ministries. REUTERS/Carlos Barria

People carry the coffin with the body of Daunte Wright outside the Shiloh Temple International Ministries. REUTERS/Carlos Barria
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A family member holds a program during the funeral for Daunte Wright. REUTERS/Nicholas Pfosi

A family member holds a program during the funeral for Daunte Wright. REUTERS/Nicholas Pfosi

A family member holds a program during the funeral for Daunte Wright. REUTERS/Nicholas Pfosi
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Katie Wright, the mother of Daunte Wright, reacts during his funeral at Shiloh Temple International Ministries. REUTERS/Octavio Jones

Katie Wright, the mother of Daunte Wright, reacts during his funeral at Shiloh Temple International Ministries. REUTERS/Octavio Jones

Katie Wright, the mother of Daunte Wright, reacts during his funeral at Shiloh Temple International Ministries. REUTERS/Octavio Jones
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A member of Minnesota Freedom Fighters secures the area during the funeral for Daunte Wright. REUTERS/Octavio Jones

A member of Minnesota Freedom Fighters secures the area during the funeral for Daunte Wright. REUTERS/Octavio Jones

A member of Minnesota Freedom Fighters secures the area during the funeral for Daunte Wright. REUTERS/Octavio Jones
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Damik Wright, brother of Daunte Wright, Civil Rights attorney Ben Crump, Katie Wright, the mother of Daunte Wright and Rev. Al Sharpton look on after the doves were released during the funeral for Daunte Wright at Lakewood Cemetery. REUTERS/Nicholas Pfosi

Damik Wright, brother of Daunte Wright, Civil Rights attorney Ben Crump, Katie Wright, the mother of Daunte Wright and Rev. Al Sharpton look on after the doves were released during the funeral for Daunte Wright at Lakewood Cemetery. REUTERS/Nicholas...more

Damik Wright, brother of Daunte Wright, Civil Rights attorney Ben Crump, Katie Wright, the mother of Daunte Wright and Rev. Al Sharpton look on after the doves were released during the funeral for Daunte Wright at Lakewood Cemetery. REUTERS/Nicholas Pfosi
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The hearse transporting the body of Daunte Wright arrives at Lakewood Cemetery. REUTERS/Nicholas Pfosi

The hearse transporting the body of Daunte Wright arrives at Lakewood Cemetery. REUTERS/Nicholas Pfosi

The hearse transporting the body of Daunte Wright arrives at Lakewood Cemetery. REUTERS/Nicholas Pfosi
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A woman holds a sign with a picture of Daunte Wright after a routine traffic stop, after his funeral service. REUTERS/Carlos Barria

A woman holds a sign with a picture of Daunte Wright after a routine traffic stop, after his funeral service. REUTERS/Carlos Barria

A woman holds a sign with a picture of Daunte Wright after a routine traffic stop, after his funeral service. REUTERS/Carlos Barria
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Angie Golson, grandmother of Daunte Wright, is embraced during his funeral at Lakewood Cemetery. REUTERS/Nicholas Pfosi

Angie Golson, grandmother of Daunte Wright, is embraced during his funeral at Lakewood Cemetery. REUTERS/Nicholas Pfosi

Angie Golson, grandmother of Daunte Wright, is embraced during his funeral at Lakewood Cemetery. REUTERS/Nicholas Pfosi
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Damik Wright (R), brother of Daunte Wright, attends his funeral at Lakewood Cemetery. REUTERS/Nicholas Pfosi

Damik Wright (R), brother of Daunte Wright, attends his funeral at Lakewood Cemetery. REUTERS/Nicholas Pfosi

Damik Wright (R), brother of Daunte Wright, attends his funeral at Lakewood Cemetery. REUTERS/Nicholas Pfosi
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A man holds a dove that will be released during the funeral for Daunte Wright at Lakewood Cemetery. REUTERS/Nicholas Pfosi

A man holds a dove that will be released during the funeral for Daunte Wright at Lakewood Cemetery. REUTERS/Nicholas Pfosi

A man holds a dove that will be released during the funeral for Daunte Wright at Lakewood Cemetery. REUTERS/Nicholas Pfosi
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George Floyd's family members raise their fists during the funeral for Daunte Wright. REUTERS/Nicholas Pfosi

George Floyd's family members raise their fists during the funeral for Daunte Wright. REUTERS/Nicholas Pfosi

George Floyd's family members raise their fists during the funeral for Daunte Wright. REUTERS/Nicholas Pfosi
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A man holds flowers as friends and family carry the coffin with the body of Daunte Wright outside the Shiloh Temple International Ministries. REUTERS/Carlos Barria

A man holds flowers as friends and family carry the coffin with the body of Daunte Wright outside the Shiloh Temple International Ministries. REUTERS/Carlos Barria

A man holds flowers as friends and family carry the coffin with the body of Daunte Wright outside the Shiloh Temple International Ministries. REUTERS/Carlos Barria
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Civil rights attorney Ben Crump gestures during the funeral for Daunte Wright. REUTERS/Nicholas Pfosi

Civil rights attorney Ben Crump gestures during the funeral for Daunte Wright. REUTERS/Nicholas Pfosi

Civil rights attorney Ben Crump gestures during the funeral for Daunte Wright. REUTERS/Nicholas Pfosi
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A mourner applauds during the funeral for Daunte Wright. REUTERS/Nicholas Pfosi

A mourner applauds during the funeral for Daunte Wright. REUTERS/Nicholas Pfosi

A mourner applauds during the funeral for Daunte Wright. REUTERS/Nicholas Pfosi
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A local resident looks at the vehicle transporting the body of Daunte Wright to the cemetery. REUTERS/Carlos Barria

A local resident looks at the vehicle transporting the body of Daunte Wright to the cemetery. REUTERS/Carlos Barria

A local resident looks at the vehicle transporting the body of Daunte Wright to the cemetery. REUTERS/Carlos Barria
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Rep. Ilhan Omar speaks next to Rev. Al Sharpton during the funeral for Daunte Wright. REUTERS/Nicholas Pfosi

Rep. Ilhan Omar speaks next to Rev. Al Sharpton during the funeral for Daunte Wright. REUTERS/Nicholas Pfosi

Rep. Ilhan Omar speaks next to Rev. Al Sharpton during the funeral for Daunte Wright. REUTERS/Nicholas Pfosi
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The chorus sings during the funeral for Daunte Wright. REUTERS/Octavio Jones

The chorus sings during the funeral for Daunte Wright. REUTERS/Octavio Jones

The chorus sings during the funeral for Daunte Wright. REUTERS/Octavio Jones
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Rev. Al Sharpton holds the hand of Katie Wright, the mother of Daunte Wright, while leaving the funeral. REUTERS/Octavio Jones

Rev. Al Sharpton holds the hand of Katie Wright, the mother of Daunte Wright, while leaving the funeral. REUTERS/Octavio Jones

Rev. Al Sharpton holds the hand of Katie Wright, the mother of Daunte Wright, while leaving the funeral. REUTERS/Octavio Jones
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Katie Wright, the mother of Daunte Wright, attends her son's funeral. REUTERS/Octavio Jones

Katie Wright, the mother of Daunte Wright, attends her son's funeral. REUTERS/Octavio Jones

Katie Wright, the mother of Daunte Wright, attends her son's funeral. REUTERS/Octavio Jones
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Mourners attend the funeral for Daunte Wright. REUTERS/Octavio Jones

Mourners attend the funeral for Daunte Wright. REUTERS/Octavio Jones

Mourners attend the funeral for Daunte Wright. REUTERS/Octavio Jones
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People attend the funeral for Daunte Wright. REUTERS/Carlos Barria

People attend the funeral for Daunte Wright. REUTERS/Carlos Barria

People attend the funeral for Daunte Wright. REUTERS/Carlos Barria
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Mourners attend the funeral for Daunte Wright. REUTERS/Octavio Jones

Mourners attend the funeral for Daunte Wright. REUTERS/Octavio Jones

Mourners attend the funeral for Daunte Wright. REUTERS/Octavio Jones
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A child looks on as she attends the funeral for Daunte Wright. REUTERS/Octavio Jones

A child looks on as she attends the funeral for Daunte Wright. REUTERS/Octavio Jones

A child looks on as she attends the funeral for Daunte Wright. REUTERS/Octavio Jones
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Mourners attend the funeral for Daunte Wright. REUTERS/Octavio Jones

Mourners attend the funeral for Daunte Wright. REUTERS/Octavio Jones

Mourners attend the funeral for Daunte Wright. REUTERS/Octavio Jones
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