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When did the United States military use force on civilians?

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01/27/2015

There have been many instances of U.S. Armed Forces being called out to keep peace within America's borders since President Eisenhower ordered the National Guard to Little Rock to protect the nine Black college students trying to attend classes from jeering white students, the Illinois Nat Guard assaulted protestors and delegates during the 1968 Democratic National Convention in Chicago, from 1966-1992 multiple National Guard Units trying to control rampaging crowds during the summer race riots in Detroit, Newark, NJ, Los Angeles, and other cities, along with the infamous Kent State University shooting in 1970 when the Ohio Guard fired a volley into crowd of student demonstrators that killed 4, and wounded 9.

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10/04/2007

Kent State, in Ohio. Not sure the date.