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NEW DETROIT RELEASES STATEMENT ON VERDICTS IN MALICE GREEN TRIALS

 DETROIT, Aug. 23 /PRNewswire/ -- The following statement from Ana Y. McCune, interim president of New Detroit, Inc., was released today in relation to the verdicts returned in the Malice Green trials:
 "The verdicts are now in and we at New Detroit feel that justice has been served. It has been a long and stressful period for the community, but we can now put this painful chapter in our city's history behind us.
 "It is our hope that such an incident will never happen again, especially since Detroit has made such great strides in police-community relations in the last 25 years.
 "We applaud the citizens of Detroit for the responsible and objective attitudes they've kept during this whole affair."
 New Detroit, Inc. was founded in 1967 in response to civil disturbances that erupted over entrenched social and economic inequalities. New Detroit is a coalition of leaders from the grassroots community, business, labor, government, and the clergy.
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 /CONTACT: John Huls of New Detroit, Inc., 313-496-2027/


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