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New doubts about 1986 shooting

Ex-chief sees flaws in investigation of Bishop’s brother’s death

John Polio said he did not know some key facts. John Polio said he did not know some key facts.
Globe Staff / February 16, 2010

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A former Braintree police chief backed away yesterday from his earlier defense of a 1986 decision not to press charges against Amy Bishop, who shot her brother to death that year and then, on Friday, allegedly killed three of her colleagues at the University of Alabama. (Full article: 1476 words)

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