In this June 2, 2013, frame from Gardena Police Department dash-cam video, officers aim their guns at Ricardo Diaz-Zeferino, right, and two friends while investigating a bicycle theft in Gardena, Calif. Moments later police fatally shot Diaz-Zeferino. Hours after a federal judge ordered the release of videos sought by The Associated Press and other news organizations Tuesday, July 14, 2015, a federal appeals court has issued a stay blocking release of the video. (Gardena Police Department)

Video Suppressed By LAPD Finally Released, Shows Police Killing Unarmed Man In LA suburb

Against a backdrop of intense public scrutiny of police shootings nationwide, a lawyer for several news organizations argued the videos should be unsealed under a First Amendment right to access court documents.