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Dec 16, 2011 8:06 AM by Kate Richards

Jury acquits Denver sheriff's deputy

DENVER (AP) - Jurors have acquitted a Denver sheriff's deputy who was charged after she was accused of slapping a female inmate.

KMGH-TV in Denver reports a jury acquitted Deputy Anne Kelly on Wednesday of misdemeanor harassment and assault.

The inmate had been arrested March 25 on a drunken driving charge. Kelly's lawyers had argued the inmate was uncooperative and intoxicated and that Kelly was trying to maintain order in the jail.

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