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Mourning for Rayshard Brooks after Atlanta police shooting

Tomika Miller, the widow of Rayshard Brooks, raises her hand during a prayer while holding their 2-year-old daughter Memory, at Ebenezer Baptist Church in Atlanta, Georgia, June 23, 2020. With tears, some laughter and memories of a generous young man who liked cowboy boots and cracking jokes, more than 200 friends and family members filled the pews of the historic Atlanta church for the funeral of Brooks. 

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Tomika Miller, the widow of Rayshard Brooks, raises her hand during a prayer while holding their 2-year-old daughter Memory, at Ebenezer Baptist Church in Atlanta, Georgia, June 23, 2020. With tears, some laughter and memories of a generous young man...more

Tomika Miller, the widow of Rayshard Brooks, raises her hand during a prayer while holding their 2-year-old daughter Memory, at Ebenezer Baptist Church in Atlanta, Georgia, June 23, 2020. With tears, some laughter and memories of a generous young man who liked cowboy boots and cracking jokes, more than 200 friends and family members filled the pews of the historic Atlanta church for the funeral of Brooks. Curtis Compton/Pool via REUTERS
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The coffin of Rayshard Brooks is carried from his funeral at Ebenezer Baptist Church in Atlanta, Georgia, June 23, 2020. The death of Brooks, a Black man who was shot twice in the back by Atlanta police outside of a fast-food restaurant on June 12, heightened tensions over police brutality and racism that have raged since the killing of George Floyd in police custody in Minneapolis on May 25. Curtis Compton/Pool via REUTERS

The coffin of Rayshard Brooks is carried from his funeral at Ebenezer Baptist Church in Atlanta, Georgia, June 23, 2020. The death of Brooks, a Black man who was shot twice in the back by Atlanta police outside of a fast-food restaurant on June 12,...more

The coffin of Rayshard Brooks is carried from his funeral at Ebenezer Baptist Church in Atlanta, Georgia, June 23, 2020. The death of Brooks, a Black man who was shot twice in the back by Atlanta police outside of a fast-food restaurant on June 12, heightened tensions over police brutality and racism that have raged since the killing of George Floyd in police custody in Minneapolis on May 25. Curtis Compton/Pool via REUTERS
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Reverend Dr. Bernice King makes a fist saying "No justice, no peace" during the funeral of Rayshard Brooks, June 23, 2020. Curtis Compton/Pool via REUTERS

Reverend Dr. Bernice King makes a fist saying "No justice, no peace" during the funeral of Rayshard Brooks, June 23, 2020. Curtis Compton/Pool via REUTERS

Reverend Dr. Bernice King makes a fist saying "No justice, no peace" during the funeral of Rayshard Brooks, June 23, 2020. Curtis Compton/Pool via REUTERS
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Men carry the casket of Rayshard Brooks after his funeral, June 23, 2020.  REUTERS/Lynsey Weatherspoon

Men carry the casket of Rayshard Brooks after his funeral, June 23, 2020.  REUTERS/Lynsey Weatherspoon

Men carry the casket of Rayshard Brooks after his funeral, June 23, 2020.  REUTERS/Lynsey Weatherspoon
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Tomika Miller, Rayshard Brooks' widow, watches as his coffin is placed in the hearse after his funeral, June 23, 2020.  REUTERS/Lynsey Weatherspoon

Tomika Miller, Rayshard Brooks' widow, watches as his coffin is placed in the hearse after his funeral, June 23, 2020.  REUTERS/Lynsey Weatherspoon

Tomika Miller, Rayshard Brooks' widow, watches as his coffin is placed in the hearse after his funeral, June 23, 2020.  REUTERS/Lynsey Weatherspoon
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Family and friends gather to release balloons in honor of Rayshard Brooks at the Forest Hills Memorial Garden in Forest Park, Georgia June 23, 2020.  REUTERS/Lynsey Weatherspoon

Family and friends gather to release balloons in honor of Rayshard Brooks at the Forest Hills Memorial Garden in Forest Park, Georgia June 23, 2020.  REUTERS/Lynsey Weatherspoon

Family and friends gather to release balloons in honor of Rayshard Brooks at the Forest Hills Memorial Garden in Forest Park, Georgia June 23, 2020.  REUTERS/Lynsey Weatherspoon
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People release balloons at Forest Hills Memorial Gardens cemetery, following the funeral of Rayshard Brooks, the in Forest Park, Georgia, June 23, 2020.  REUTERS/Elijah Nouvelage

People release balloons at Forest Hills Memorial Gardens cemetery, following the funeral of Rayshard Brooks, the in Forest Park, Georgia, June 23, 2020.  REUTERS/Elijah Nouvelage

People release balloons at Forest Hills Memorial Gardens cemetery, following the funeral of Rayshard Brooks, the in Forest Park, Georgia, June 23, 2020.  REUTERS/Elijah Nouvelage
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Tomika Miller, the widow of Rayshard Brooks, holds their 2-year-old daughter Memory while pausing with her children during the family processional of his funeral June 23, 2020.  Curtis Compton/Pool via REUTERS

Tomika Miller, the widow of Rayshard Brooks, holds their 2-year-old daughter Memory while pausing with her children during the family processional of his funeral June 23, 2020.  Curtis Compton/Pool via REUTERS

Tomika Miller, the widow of Rayshard Brooks, holds their 2-year-old daughter Memory while pausing with her children during the family processional of his funeral June 23, 2020.  Curtis Compton/Pool via REUTERS
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Atlanta Mayor Keisha Lance Bottoms consoles Tomika Miller, June 23, 2020.  Curtis Compton/Pool via REUTERS

Atlanta Mayor Keisha Lance Bottoms consoles Tomika Miller, June 23, 2020.  Curtis Compton/Pool via REUTERS

Atlanta Mayor Keisha Lance Bottoms consoles Tomika Miller, June 23, 2020.  Curtis Compton/Pool via REUTERS
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A family member reacts to a speaker during the funeral of Rayshard Brooks, June 23, 2020.  Curtis Compton/Pool via REUTERS

A family member reacts to a speaker during the funeral of Rayshard Brooks, June 23, 2020.  Curtis Compton/Pool via REUTERS

A family member reacts to a speaker during the funeral of Rayshard Brooks, June 23, 2020.  Curtis Compton/Pool via REUTERS
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A woman wearing a protective face mask holds a U.S flag outside Ebenezer Baptist Church June 23, 2020.  REUTERS/Elijah Nouvelage

A woman wearing a protective face mask holds a U.S flag outside Ebenezer Baptist Church June 23, 2020.  REUTERS/Elijah Nouvelage

A woman wearing a protective face mask holds a U.S flag outside Ebenezer Baptist Church June 23, 2020.  REUTERS/Elijah Nouvelage
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Family members and friends react during a prayer at the funeral of Rayshard Brooks, June 23, 2020.  Curtis Compton/Pool via REUTERS

Family members and friends react during a prayer at the funeral of Rayshard Brooks, June 23, 2020.  Curtis Compton/Pool via REUTERS

Family members and friends react during a prayer at the funeral of Rayshard Brooks, June 23, 2020.  Curtis Compton/Pool via REUTERS
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Men wearing protective face masks hold a blanket bearing the image of Rayshard Brooks, June 23, 2020. REUTERS/Lynsey Weatherspoon

Men wearing protective face masks hold a blanket bearing the image of Rayshard Brooks, June 23, 2020. REUTERS/Lynsey Weatherspoon

Men wearing protective face masks hold a blanket bearing the image of Rayshard Brooks, June 23, 2020. REUTERS/Lynsey Weatherspoon
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Former candidate for governor of Georgia Stacey Abrams attends the funeral of Rayshard Brooks, June 23, 2020.  Curtis Compton/Pool via REUTERS

Former candidate for governor of Georgia Stacey Abrams attends the funeral of Rayshard Brooks, June 23, 2020.  Curtis Compton/Pool via REUTERS

Former candidate for governor of Georgia Stacey Abrams attends the funeral of Rayshard Brooks, June 23, 2020.  Curtis Compton/Pool via REUTERS
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A man plays the saxophone after the funeral of Rayshard Brooks, June 23, 2020. REUTERS/Lynsey Weatherspoon

A man plays the saxophone after the funeral of Rayshard Brooks, June 23, 2020. REUTERS/Lynsey Weatherspoon

A man plays the saxophone after the funeral of Rayshard Brooks, June 23, 2020. REUTERS/Lynsey Weatherspoon
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Family members and friends of Rayshard Brooks attend his funeral, June 23, 2020. Curtis Compton/Pool via REUTERS

Family members and friends of Rayshard Brooks attend his funeral, June 23, 2020. Curtis Compton/Pool via REUTERS

Family members and friends of Rayshard Brooks attend his funeral, June 23, 2020. Curtis Compton/Pool via REUTERS
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People protest during the funeral procession for Rayshard Brooks, June 23, 2020.  REUTERS/Elijah Nouvelage

People protest during the funeral procession for Rayshard Brooks, June 23, 2020.  REUTERS/Elijah Nouvelage

People protest during the funeral procession for Rayshard Brooks, June 23, 2020.  REUTERS/Elijah Nouvelage
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Rayshard Brooks' coffin is transported by horse and carriage at the Forest Hills Memorial Garden in Forest Park, Georgia June 23, 2020.  REUTERS/Lynsey Weatherspoon

Rayshard Brooks' coffin is transported by horse and carriage at the Forest Hills Memorial Garden in Forest Park, Georgia June 23, 2020.  REUTERS/Lynsey Weatherspoon

Rayshard Brooks' coffin is transported by horse and carriage at the Forest Hills Memorial Garden in Forest Park, Georgia June 23, 2020.  REUTERS/Lynsey Weatherspoon
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The coffin of Rayshard Brooks is brought in for his funeral, June 23, 2020. Curtis Compton/Pool via REUTERS

The coffin of Rayshard Brooks is brought in for his funeral, June 23, 2020. Curtis Compton/Pool via REUTERS

The coffin of Rayshard Brooks is brought in for his funeral, June 23, 2020. Curtis Compton/Pool via REUTERS
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Tomika Miller, the widow of Rayshard Brooks, cries while holding their 1 year old daughter Dream at his funeral, June 23, 2020.  Curtis Compton/Pool via REUTERS

Tomika Miller, the widow of Rayshard Brooks, cries while holding their 1 year old daughter Dream at his funeral, June 23, 2020.  Curtis Compton/Pool via REUTERS

Tomika Miller, the widow of Rayshard Brooks, cries while holding their 1 year old daughter Dream at his funeral, June 23, 2020.  Curtis Compton/Pool via REUTERS
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People hold U.S flags outside Ebenezer Baptist Church while funeral is in progress for Rayshard Brooks, June 23, 2020. REUTERS/Lynsey Weatherspoon

People hold U.S flags outside Ebenezer Baptist Church while funeral is in progress for Rayshard Brooks, June 23, 2020. REUTERS/Lynsey Weatherspoon

People hold U.S flags outside Ebenezer Baptist Church while funeral is in progress for Rayshard Brooks, June 23, 2020. REUTERS/Lynsey Weatherspoon
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A woman wears a protective face mask reading "I can breathe and I will" outside Ebenezer Baptist Church June 23, 2020.  REUTERS/Elijah Nouvelage

A woman wears a protective face mask reading "I can breathe and I will" outside Ebenezer Baptist Church June 23, 2020.  REUTERS/Elijah Nouvelage

A woman wears a protective face mask reading "I can breathe and I will" outside Ebenezer Baptist Church June 23, 2020.  REUTERS/Elijah Nouvelage
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Georgia's Democratic senatorial nominee Jon Ossoff wearing a protective face mask is seen next to a girl holding a sign as he arrives to attend the funeral for Rayshard Brooks, June 23, 2020.  REUTERS/Elijah Nouvelage

Georgia's Democratic senatorial nominee Jon Ossoff wearing a protective face mask is seen next to a girl holding a sign as he arrives to attend the funeral for Rayshard Brooks, June 23, 2020.  REUTERS/Elijah Nouvelage

Georgia's Democratic senatorial nominee Jon Ossoff wearing a protective face mask is seen next to a girl holding a sign as he arrives to attend the funeral for Rayshard Brooks, June 23, 2020.  REUTERS/Elijah Nouvelage
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Family members and friends of Rayshard Brooks attend his funeral, June 23, 2020. Curtis Compton/Pool via REUTERS

Family members and friends of Rayshard Brooks attend his funeral, June 23, 2020. Curtis Compton/Pool via REUTERS

Family members and friends of Rayshard Brooks attend his funeral, June 23, 2020. Curtis Compton/Pool via REUTERS
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People listen the service outside Ebenezer Baptist Church while funeral is in progress for Rayshard Brooks, June 23, 2020.  REUTERS/Elijah Nouvelage

People listen the service outside Ebenezer Baptist Church while funeral is in progress for Rayshard Brooks, June 23, 2020.  REUTERS/Elijah Nouvelage

People listen the service outside Ebenezer Baptist Church while funeral is in progress for Rayshard Brooks, June 23, 2020.  REUTERS/Elijah Nouvelage
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People arrive to attend the funeral for Rayshard Brooks, June 23, 2020.  REUTERS/Elijah Nouvelage

People arrive to attend the funeral for Rayshard Brooks, June 23, 2020.  REUTERS/Elijah Nouvelage

People arrive to attend the funeral for Rayshard Brooks, June 23, 2020.  REUTERS/Elijah Nouvelage
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The body of Rayshard Brooks is viewed by his widow Tomika Miller a day before his funeral in Atlanta, Georgia, June 22, 2020. Curtis Compton/Pool via REUTERS

The body of Rayshard Brooks is viewed by his widow Tomika Miller a day before his funeral in Atlanta, Georgia, June 22, 2020. Curtis Compton/Pool via REUTERS

The body of Rayshard Brooks is viewed by his widow Tomika Miller a day before his funeral in Atlanta, Georgia, June 22, 2020. Curtis Compton/Pool via REUTERS
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Family members console each other near the conclusion of the viewing of Rayshard Brooks, June 22, 2020. Curtis Compton/Pool via REUTERS

Family members console each other near the conclusion of the viewing of Rayshard Brooks, June 22, 2020. Curtis Compton/Pool via REUTERS

Family members console each other near the conclusion of the viewing of Rayshard Brooks, June 22, 2020. Curtis Compton/Pool via REUTERS
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Tomika Miller, the widow of Rayshard Brooks, cries over his coffin at the conclusion of his public viewing, June 22, 2020. Curtis Compton/Pool via REUTERS

Tomika Miller, the widow of Rayshard Brooks, cries over his coffin at the conclusion of his public viewing, June 22, 2020. Curtis Compton/Pool via REUTERS

Tomika Miller, the widow of Rayshard Brooks, cries over his coffin at the conclusion of his public viewing, June 22, 2020. Curtis Compton/Pool via REUTERS
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A single white rose sits on the coffin cover of Rayshard Brooks, June 22, 2020. Curtis Compton/Pool via REUTERS

A single white rose sits on the coffin cover of Rayshard Brooks, June 22, 2020. Curtis Compton/Pool via REUTERS

A single white rose sits on the coffin cover of Rayshard Brooks, June 22, 2020. Curtis Compton/Pool via REUTERS
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A mourner takes a knee while paying respect to Rayshard Brooks, June 22, 2020. Curtis Compton/Pool via REUTERS

A mourner takes a knee while paying respect to Rayshard Brooks, June 22, 2020. Curtis Compton/Pool via REUTERS

A mourner takes a knee while paying respect to Rayshard Brooks, June 22, 2020. Curtis Compton/Pool via REUTERS
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A mourner hands flowers to Tomika Miller, the widow of Rayshard Brooks, June 22, 2020.   Curtis Compton/Pool via REUTERS

A mourner hands flowers to Tomika Miller, the widow of Rayshard Brooks, June 22, 2020.   Curtis Compton/Pool via REUTERS

A mourner hands flowers to Tomika Miller, the widow of Rayshard Brooks, June 22, 2020.   Curtis Compton/Pool via REUTERS
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A sign is seen on the window of a hearse ahead of the public viewing of Rayshard Brooks, June 22, 2020. REUTERS/Elijah Nouvelage

A sign is seen on the window of a hearse ahead of the public viewing of Rayshard Brooks, June 22, 2020. REUTERS/Elijah Nouvelage

A sign is seen on the window of a hearse ahead of the public viewing of Rayshard Brooks, June 22, 2020. REUTERS/Elijah Nouvelage
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People stand in line at the public viewing for Rayshard Brooks, June 22, 2020.  REUTERS/Elijah Nouvelage

People stand in line at the public viewing for Rayshard Brooks, June 22, 2020.  REUTERS/Elijah Nouvelage

People stand in line at the public viewing for Rayshard Brooks, June 22, 2020.  REUTERS/Elijah Nouvelage
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Men wearing protective masks carry the casket of Rayshard Brooks, June 22, 2020.  REUTERS/Elijah Nouvelage

Men wearing protective masks carry the casket of Rayshard Brooks, June 22, 2020.  REUTERS/Elijah Nouvelage

Men wearing protective masks carry the casket of Rayshard Brooks, June 22, 2020.  REUTERS/Elijah Nouvelage
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Reverend Raphael G. Warnock comforts Tomika Miller, the widow of Rayshard Brooks, June 22, 2020. Curtis Compton/Pool via REUTERS

Reverend Raphael G. Warnock comforts Tomika Miller, the widow of Rayshard Brooks, June 22, 2020. Curtis Compton/Pool via REUTERS

Reverend Raphael G. Warnock comforts Tomika Miller, the widow of Rayshard Brooks, June 22, 2020. Curtis Compton/Pool via REUTERS
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People stand in line at the public viewing for Rayshard Brooks, June 22, 2020.  REUTERS/Elijah Nouvelage

People stand in line at the public viewing for Rayshard Brooks, June 22, 2020.  REUTERS/Elijah Nouvelage

People stand in line at the public viewing for Rayshard Brooks, June 22, 2020.  REUTERS/Elijah Nouvelage
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Three women raise their fists while standing in line at the public viewing for Rayshard Brooks, June 22, 2020. REUTERS/Elijah Nouvelage

Three women raise their fists while standing in line at the public viewing for Rayshard Brooks, June 22, 2020. REUTERS/Elijah Nouvelage

Three women raise their fists while standing in line at the public viewing for Rayshard Brooks, June 22, 2020. REUTERS/Elijah Nouvelage
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The body of Rayshard Brooks is viewed by mourners a day before his funeral, June 22, 2020. Curtis Compton/Pool via REUTERS

The body of Rayshard Brooks is viewed by mourners a day before his funeral, June 22, 2020. Curtis Compton/Pool via REUTERS

The body of Rayshard Brooks is viewed by mourners a day before his funeral, June 22, 2020. Curtis Compton/Pool via REUTERS
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Tomika Miller is seen wearing a dress with a photo printed on it as she arrives at the public viewing, June 22, 2020. REUTERS/Elijah Nouvelage

Tomika Miller is seen wearing a dress with a photo printed on it as she arrives at the public viewing, June 22, 2020. REUTERS/Elijah Nouvelage

Tomika Miller is seen wearing a dress with a photo printed on it as she arrives at the public viewing, June 22, 2020. REUTERS/Elijah Nouvelage
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A woman reacts after paying respect to Rayshard Brooks, June 22, 2020. Curtis Compton/Pool via REUTERS

A woman reacts after paying respect to Rayshard Brooks, June 22, 2020. Curtis Compton/Pool via REUTERS

A woman reacts after paying respect to Rayshard Brooks, June 22, 2020. Curtis Compton/Pool via REUTERS
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