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NYPD officer Richard Haste, center, flanked by his (Credit: AP)

NYPD officer Richard Haste, center, flanked by his lawyers Stuart London, left, and Michael Martinez, is arraigned in Bronx Supreme Court in the death of 18-year-old Ramarley Graham. The shooting stemmed from an NYPD investigation in February of street corner drug dealing. Police pursued Graham into his home where he was shot once at close range as his grandmother and 6-year-old brother stood nearby. (June 13, 2012)

NYPD officer pleads not guilty to manslaughter

NYPD officer Richard Haste was arraigned in Bronx Supreme Court in connection with the February shooting death of 18-year-old Ramarley Graham. The shooting stemmed from an NYPD investigation in February of street corner drug dealing. Police pursued Graham into his home where he was shot once at close range as his grandmother and 6-year-old brother stood nearby.

Frank Graham, father of Ramarley Graham, weeps as
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Frank Graham, father of Ramarley Graham, weeps as he is hugged after speaking about his deceased son during a press conference following the arraignment of NYPD officer Richard Haste in Bronx Supreme Court, in connection with the shooting death of 18-year-old Ramarley Graham. Haste was arraigned on a manslaughter charge. (June 13, 2012)

Erin Schneider, holding up a sign showing the
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Erin Schneider, holding up a sign showing the late Ramarley Graham's picture, stands with other protestors in front of the Bronx Supreme Court after NYPD officer Richard Haste was arraigned in connection with the shooting death of the 18-year-old Graham on February 2, 2012. (June 13, 2012)

Protestors walk near the Bronx Supreme Court after
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Protestors walk near the Bronx Supreme Court after NYPD officer Richard Haste was arraigned in connection with the shooting death of 18-year-old Ramarley Graham on February 2, 2012. (June 13, 2012)

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A button worn by a protester showing the
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A button worn by a protester showing the photo of 18-year-old Ramarley Graham who was shot to death on February 2, 2012. NYPD officer Richard Haste was arraigned on a manslaughter charge in connection with his death. (June 13, 2012)

NYPD officer Richard Haste, center, flanked by his
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NYPD officer Richard Haste, center, flanked by his lawyers Stuart London, left, and Michael Martinez, is arraigned in Bronx Supreme Court in the death of 18-year-old Ramarley Graham. The shooting stemmed from an NYPD investigation in February of street corner drug dealing. Police pursued Graham into his home where he was shot once at close range as his grandmother and 6-year-old brother stood nearby. (June 13, 2012)

New York City Police Dept. officer Richard Haste,
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New York City Police Dept. officer Richard Haste, second from right, flanked by his lawyers Stuart London, left, and Michael Martinez, is arraigned in Bronx Supreme Court in the death of 18-year-old Ramarley Graham before Assistant District Attorneys Peter Kennedy, Nancy Borko, and Donald Levin, from left. (June 13, 2012)

An emotional Frank Graham, father of Ramarley Graham,
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An emotional Frank Graham, father of Ramarley Graham, speaks about his deceased son during a press conference after NYPD officer Richard Haste was arraigned in Bronx Supreme Court in connection with the shooting death of 18-year-old Ramarley Graham on February 2, 2012. His wife and Ramarley's mother Constance Malcolm is center. (June 13, 2012)

NYPD officer Richard Haste is arraigned in Bronx
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NYPD officer Richard Haste is arraigned in Bronx Supreme Court in New York in the death of 18-year-old Ramarley Graham. (June 13, 2012)

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Constance Malcolm and Frank Graham, parents of 18-year-old
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Constance Malcolm and Frank Graham, parents of 18-year-old Ramarley Graham, weep during the arraignment of New York City Police Dept. officer Richard Haste, in Bronx Supreme Court in New York. (June 13, 2012)

The Rev. Al Sharpton, center, exits the Bronx
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The Rev. Al Sharpton, center, exits the Bronx Supreme Court after NYPD officer Richard Haste was arraigned in connection with the shooting death of 18-year-old Ramarley Graham on February 2, 2012. (June 13, 2012)

The parents of Ramarley Graham, Constance Malcolm, second
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The parents of Ramarley Graham, Constance Malcolm, second from right, and Frank Graham, second from left, talk to the media while surrounded by lawyers, Royce Russell, left, and Jeff Emdin, right, outside the courthouse in New York. (June 13, 2012)

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