Minneapolis Mayor Betsy Hodges asked the U.S. Department of Justice for a federal civil rights investigation into the shooting of Jamar Clark during an altercation with police.
On Monday MPR News host Kerri Miller asked two former Justice Department officials what a federal investigation entails, how long it takes and what potential outcomes might be.
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