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'We wept together': Amy Coney Barrett says George Floyd video was personal for family

USATODAY.com Tuesday, 13 October 2020
Supreme Court nominee Coney Barrett - who has two adopted children from Haiti - said George Floyd's death was "very personal" to her family.
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