Ferguson

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Associated Press
November 27, 2019 - 12:13 pm
FERGUSON, Mo. (AP) — The U.S. Supreme Court has declined to hear an appeal in a lawsuit questioning a Ferguson police officer’s use of force against the man who was with Michael Brown when that officer shot Brown to death five years ago. The St. Louis Post-Dispatch reports that the appeal from...
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The Marc Cox Morning Show
August 12, 2019 - 9:34 am
The RFT wrote the following in regards to a tweet Roorda shared on the five year anniversary of the events in Ferguson: READ HERE Sen. Jamilah Nasheed: SLPOA should get rid of Jeff Roorda if they want to try in bridge the gap between Law enforcement and community. Everyone in this damn city should...
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Michael Brown Sr. and Lesley McSpadden
KMOX/Brian Kelly
August 09, 2019 - 12:13 pm
CLAYTON, Mo. (KFTK) — Michael Brown Sr. called a news conference to announce he will "demand" St. Louis County Prosecutor Wesley Bell to reopen the case of the fatal shooting of his son by a police officer five years ago. "I am here today in front of you all and the world to demand someone look at...
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August 09, 2019 - 9:52 am
FERGUSON, Mo. (AP) — Mayor James Knowles III was doing volunteer cleanup work at the Ferguson Farmers Market when he got a phone call that a teenager had been fatally shot by a police officer . Videographer Chris Phillips, who lived in the apartment complex where 18-year-old Michael Brown was...
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Michael Brown Sr.
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August 05, 2019 - 2:10 pm
ST. LOUIS (KFTK) — As the fifth anniversary since the death of Michael Brown in Ferguson approaches, his father, Michael Brown Sr. is expected to call for St. Louis County prosecutor Wesley Bell to reopen the investigation. The 18-year-old was shot and killed on Aug. 9, 2014 by former Ferguson...
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Bruce Franks Jr.
MTV via AP
July 26, 2019 - 12:01 pm
NEW YORK (AP) — Films about living in the shadow of the U.S. Capitol and a St. Louis-area activist turned politician will be the first released by MTV's new documentary division. Related: Ferguson activist turned lawmaker to officially resign MTV announced earlier this year that it had hired Sheila...
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Bruce Franks Jr.
Entercom
July 24, 2019 - 11:10 am
ST. LOUIS (AP) — Ferguson activist Bruce Franks Jr. will officially resign from Missouri’s largely conservative Legislature at the end of July. The Democrat submitted his letter of resignation from the state House on Tuesday. Franks first announced plans to leave office in May , in part citing...
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July 03, 2019 - 1:59 pm
ST. LOUIS (AP) - The Missouri city of Ferguson needs to make more progress on police and court changes to comply with a consent decree spurred by the 2014 fatal police shooting of Michael Brown, federal officials and an independent monitor told a federal judge Tuesday. Independent monitor Natashia...
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