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Duggan shot 'in self defence'

An inquest has heard how the police marksman who shot Mark Duggan claimed he acted in self-defence because he thought Mr Duggan was brandishing a gun.

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Police 'shot Duggan in self defence'

The inquest into the shooting of Mark Duggan who's death sparked the London Riots, has heard claims police shot him in self defence The 29-year-old was killed in Tottenham after being pulled over by officers.

Police say he was under surveillance as they believed he was collecting a gun from an associate. From the inquest our correspondent Simon Harris reports.

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