By Dennis Romero
Black leaders in Los Angeles are calling for a federal Civil Rights investigation of a California Highway Patrol officer's beating of a homeless African American woman at the side of the 10 freeway in Mid-City.
The cop's barrage of fists July 1 was caught on video (below). Author Earl Ofari Hutchinson of the Los Angeles Urban Policy Roundtable told reporters that the officer's actions that day constituted "a civil rights violation."
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