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Heartbreaking Video Shows Philando Castile’s GF Being Consoled By Daughter After Shooting: ‘I Don’t Want You To Get Shooted’

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Our hearts continue to go out to Philando Castile's loved ones.

Philando Castile will never be forgotten.

As we reported last week, Minnesota officer Jeronimo Yanez was acquitted of second-degree manslaughter charges after shooting and killing Philando during a traffic stop last year.

In the aftermath of the jury's verdict, videos from the murder of the 32-year-old have been released, including one heartbreaking video of his girlfriend, Diamond Reynolds, and her four-year-old daughter.

Related: Pregnant Black Woman Shot Fatally By Police

Footage from the graphic clip shows Diamond handcuffed in the back of a cop car with her daughter right after the tragic shooting.

While the situation alone is upsetting, the conversation the two have will hurt your heart as the four-year-old pleads with her mom to not "get shooted" for cursing or wriggling in her handcuffs.

You can watch the full video HERE and see the heartbreaking moment (below)!

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Officer Who Shot & Killed Philando Castile Found NOT Guilty — Twitter Reacts

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Jeronimo Yanez has been acquitted.

The Minnesota officer who shot and killed Philando Castile during a traffic stop — in an incident that was broadcasted to Facebook by his girlfriend last year — was found not guilty of second-degree manslaughter on Friday. Devastating.

Yanez was also exonerated of two counts of intentional discharge of firearm that endangers safety.

Related: Police Shoot Unarmed Black Therapist For Taking Care Of His Autistic Patient

Understandably and rightfully infuriated after the jury's verdict, Philando's mother, Valerie, addressed the press, admitting that she is "mad as hell" at the lack of justice for her son:

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Police Officer Who Killed Philando Castile Charged With Manslaughter!

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It's been over four months since Philando Castile was shot dead by police in Minnesota, but we're happy to say at least one black life officially matters in America.

That's because St. Anthony Police Officer Jeronimo Yanez was officially charged with manslaughter on Wednesday — with two additional felony counts of dangerous discharge of a firearm, just to be safe.

Related: Taraji P. Henson & More Celebs React To Philando Castile's Death

As you hopefully remember, the 32-year-old cafeteria worker was killed by the cop during a routine traffic stop on July 6. However, the story only really took off once his girlfriend Diamond Reynolds started streaming his murder on Facebook Live — right in front of her 4-year-old daughter!

Ramsey County Attorney John Choi condemned Jeronimo's use of deadly force while announcing the charges, saying:

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See Kendall Jenner, Usher, Jaden Smith, Justin Timberlake, & More In Black Eyed Peas' Star-Studded New Version Of Where Is The Love!

The Black Eyed Peas want people to practice what they preach in light of the inequality issues and acts of violence going on across the globe.

Fergie, Will.i.am, Apl.de.ap, and Taboo enlisted the help of their famous friends for a new, star-studded version of their 2003 hit Where Is The Love? in order to draw awareness to these worldwide issues.

Video: Watch Fergie's Music Video For M.I.L.F. $

On Apple Music Wednesday, the group dropped the re-release, titled #WHERESTHELOVE (feat. The World), which showcases new lyrics and the vocal stylings of Justin Timberlake, who was on the original track, as well as A-list artists Jamie Foxx, Usher, Nicole Scherzinger, Mary J. Blige, Diddy, A$AP Rocky, The Game, Tori Kelly, Jessie J, Andra Day, Ty Dolla $ign, DJ Khaled, and Jaden Smith.

The powerful video also featured huge stars like

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Philando Castile & The Cop Who Shot Him Had Met Before!

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Another wrinkle of the Philando Castile tragedy has been revealed…

As you'll remember from early this month, Castile was shot and killed by St. Anthony, Minnesota police officer Jeronimo Yanez during a traffic stop when the officer thought the 32-year-old cafeteria supervisor was going for a gun rather than his wallet.

And even as the national outrage generated from that unspeakable tragedy has begun to die to down, we just learned another notable detail about the shooting: Castile and Yanez had crossed paths before.

Related: Taraji P. Henson & More Celebs React To Philando's Death

The city of St. Anthony released Castile's driving record late Thursday night, revealing that on November 23, 2011, Yanez was one of the officers listed as booking Castile into jail after he was pulled over in Falcon Heights, Minnesota, for driving with a broken tail light.

During the stop, Officer Yanez and his colleagues found Castile had been driving on a revoked license, and they arrested him.

It is unclear what role the officer played in that arrest, considering there were multiple officers listed on the report, but he clearly had dealt in some way with Castile less than five years before shooting him during a traffic stop this month.

Just a coincidence? A chilling footnote in an already tragic case? We may never know…

[Image via St. Anthony Police Dept.]

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Police Shoot Unarmed Black Therapist For Taking Care Of His Autistic Patient — When Asked Why, Officer Responds 'I Don't Know'

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Let's see how the people try to spin this one…

It's no secret racism is alive and well in America — and we're not even talking about the Republican National Convention's intern pic!

No, we're unfortunately talking about YET ANOTHER instance of police shooting an unarmed black man for literally no reason… but this case out of Miami may finally effect some real change.

Video: Beyoncé, Rihanna, & More Share Powerful #BlackLivesMatter PSA

That's because while Alton Sterling and Philando Castile's deaths were caught on camera, neither were able to share their sides of the story… but luckily, the latest victim of police brutality survived.

47-year-old Charles Kinsey works as a behavior therapist to autistic and other special needs young adults in North Miami, but when a 23-year-old patient wandered away from their group home on Monday, neither probably expected to get shot.

Unfortunately, that's exactly what happened when cops

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Beyoncé, Rihanna, Alicia Keys, & More Stand Up For Black Lives Matter With Powerful #23Ways PSA — Watch!

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This is some powerful stuff.

If you've been paying attention to national news lately, then you're aware that America is currently suffering from an increase in black deaths at the hands of police.

While victims like Alton Sterling, Philando Castile, Sandra Bland, Eric Garner, Tamir Rice, and Trayvon Martin may never get justice at this rate, Alicia Keys is done with seeing her brothers and sisters gunned down by people who are supposed to be there to help.

Related: Taraji P. Henson & More Celebs React To Philando Castile's Death

That's why the singer teamed up with Mic.com to create #23Ways, a public service announcement that highlights just some of the ways black people can be killed on a daily basis.

But Alicia couldn't just do this alone… she recruited help from Beyoncé, Rihanna, Chris Rock, Taraji P. Henson, Pink, Janelle Monáe, Pharrell, Common, Rosario Dawson, Queen Latifah, Kevin Hart, Lenny Kravitz, Zoë Kravitz, Jada Pinkett Smith, Bono, Jennifer Hudson, Adam Levine, A$AP Rocky, Chance the Rapper, Talib Kweli, Swizz Beatz, Van Jones, and Tracee Ellis Ross to make this the most star-powered PSA possible!

Ch-ch-check out 23 of the ways you can be killed in America for simply being black (below)!!!

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