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San Jose Marks One Year Since The Murder Of Rudy Cardenas

 
2/26/2005: A small march wound its way through the San Jose neighborhood where a high-speed chase one year ago ended in the death of Rudy Cardenas, at the hands of a State Narcotics Agent. Many in the hood talked with the marchers about Rudy and how to get freedom from police violence. Some joined the march.

2/26/2005: A small march wound its way through the San Jose neighborhood where a high-speed chase one year ago ended in the death of Rudy Cardenas, at the hands of a State Narcotics Agent. Many in the hood talked with the marchers about Rudy and how to get freedom from police violence. Some joined the march.
Photos Of March And Interview With Rudy Cardenas' Nephew
Rudy Cardenas was shot and killed by State Narcotics Agent Michael Walker on Februrary 17th, 2004. He was mistaken for David Gonzales, who was a wanted parolee. Cardenas was shot in the back while pleading for his life. Rudy Cardenas then lay on the concrete bleeding while officers held back the paramedics for over a half an hour.
Past coverage of the Cardenas case: 2/4/05 | 10/26/04 | 9/25/04 | 7/17/04 | 6/26/04
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