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Brazilian Conductor Beaten By Spanish Police In Alleged Racial Incident
Israel de França, a violinist in Granada's main orchestra and a local conductor, alleges that he and a (white) friend were sitting in a Granada bar on Dec. 23 when he was detained by city police and beaten. The police department maintains that the bar's owner called them about two patrons arguing noisily and that they addressed the situation without violence. Granada Hoy 12/26/12 (in Spanish)
Posted December 28, 2012 12:51 AM

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