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Michael Brown

  1. encounter
    Lezley McSpadden Is Still FightingSix years ago, her son Michael Brown was killed in Ferguson. The officer has faced no charges.
  2. ferguson
    5 Years After Ferguson, Racial Disparities in Traffic Stops Have Gotten WorseA big problem driving the 2014 unrest was black motorists getting stopped disproportionately. The gap between them and white motorists is now wider.
  3. criminal justice
    It’s a New Day in American Politics. Ferguson, Missouri is No Exception.As the House ushers in a Democratic majority, the city in which Michael Brown was shot enters a new phase of criminal justice under Wesley Bell.
  4. ferguson
    New Documentary Suggests Michael Brown Did Not Rob Ferguson StoreThe film releases previously unreported security footage taken the night before Brown’s death.
  5. black lives matter
    Man Shot in Ferguson on Mike Brown AnniversaryAfter gunfire erupted during protests.
  6. ferguson anniversary
    Ferguson One Year Later: What Has Changed?Journalists reflect on how Michael Brown’s death affected Ferguson and the United States.
  7. ferguson
    Michael Brown’s Family Files Wrongful Death Suit Against the City of FergusonLawyers say they’ll present new evidence that raises doubts about the police department’s version of events.
  8. ferguson
    Ferguson Elects More Black Members to City CouncilBut two candidates supported by protesters lost.
  9. ferguson
    Missouri Supreme Court Takes Over Ferguson Cases After Scathing DOJ ReportAfter the judge named in the report resigns.
  10. No Civil-Rights Charges for Former Ferguson Police Officer Darren WilsonThe Justice Department found no way to prove that Wilson’s use of force against Michael Brown was “objectively unreasonable.”
  11. trayvon martin
    No Federal Charges Against George ZimmermanThe Justice Department announced the latest on the case this Tuesday.
  12. ferguson
    Justice Department May Sue Ferguson Police Over Racial BiasUnless the department agrees to make changes.
  13. ferguson
    One Ferguson Grand Juror Wants to Set the Record Straight“Grand Juror Doe.”
  14. ferguson
    Ferguson Prosecutor Doesn’t Mind That Witnesses Lied Before the Grand JuryReally.
  15. the national circus
    Frank Rich on the National Circus: America Is Still in Denial About TortureWhat does it mean to be a “nation of laws” if those laws are not applied to people in power?
  16. ferguson
    Is Livestreaming the Future of Media or the Future of Activism?It might be both. A report from Ferguson and your laptop screen.
  17. ferguson
    Darren Wilson: Brown’s Death Won’t Haunt Me“I know I did my job right.”
  18. ferguson
    Live Blog: Nationwide Ferguson Protests Continue for Second NightAs Missouri officials try to prevent more violence, demonstrators shut down NYC highways and bridges.
  19. ferguson
    NYC Councilmembers Walk Out to Protest Ferguson DecisionAfter fatal NYPD shooting earlier this week.
  20. ferguson
    Scenes From Ferguson Protests Around the CountryAnger, pain, and smoke.
  21. ferguson
    Here’s Why Michael Brown Was Killed, According to Darren WilsonProsecutors have released thousands of pages of testimony.
  22. ferguson
    Live Blog: Darren Wilson Won’t Face Criminal Charges for Killing Michael BrownThe grand jury decision was announced on Monday night.
  23. ferguson
    Videos Show Darren Wilson After Michael Brown ShootingWilson had heard about the robbery, but what that means is in dispute.
  24. ferguson
    How Ferguson Is Prepping for the Darren Wilson Grand Jury DecisionTalks with community groups, but also new riot gear.
  25. ferguson
    Southern Columnist Calls Michael Brown ‘Animal’Stay classy, West Virginia.
  26. ferguson
    Justice Department Not at All Pleased With Michael Brown Leaks“An inappropriate effort to influence public opinion about this case.”
  27. ferguson
    Michael Brown Autopsy Shows Close-Range ShotThat “does support that there was a significant altercation at the car,” according to one expert.
  28. ferguson
    Darren Wilson Claims He Was ‘in Fear for His Life’ When He Shot Mike BrownThe New York Times reports on what the Ferguson police officer told federal investigators.
  29. ferguson
    Ferguson Protesters Interrupted Monday Night FootballAt the St. Louis Rams game.
  30. ferguson
    Cardinals Fans Selling Darren Wilson T-shirtsAmerica’s pastime.
  31. ferguson
    Cardinals Fans Turn Racist on Mike Brown ProtestCardinals fans.
  32. ferguson
    Federal Judge Rules Police Can’t Make Ferguson Protesters Keep MovingThe “five-second rule” is unconstitutional.
  33. ferguson
    Michael Brown Protest Stops St. Louis SymphonyWith singing and banners.
  34. ferguson
    Ferguson Police Chief’s Attempt to Make Peace Sparks New Clash With ProtestersAlso, police fired their PR consultant over a reckless homicide conviction.
  35. mea culpas
    Ferguson Police Chief Offers Awkward Apology“For any mistakes I have made, I take full responsibility.”
  36. ferguson
    Fresh Protests in Ferguson After Burning of Michael Brown MemorialThe familiar scene ended with the arrest of at least three protesters.
  37. ferguson
    Michael Brown Memorial Burns Down in FergusonIt may have been an accident, but local residents are suspicious.
  38. ferguson
    Darren Wilson Testified for 4 Hours in Front of Michael Brown Grand JuryThey have until January to bring charges against the Ferguson cop.
  39. ferguson
    Charges in Michael Brown Shooting May Not Come Until January, If at AllThe grand jury has been extended “the full amount allowed by law.”
  40. police shootings
    Darrien Hunt Shot 6 Times in the Back by PoliceWhat we know so far in the shooting of 22-year-old Darrien Hunt.
  41. New Witnesses Say Michael Brown Had His Hands UpThe contractors were standing about 50 feet away.
  42. ferguson
    Justice Department Will Investigate the Ferguson Police DepartmentIn addition to the shooting of Michael Brown.
  43. ferguson
    Darren Wilson Donors May Have Some Tax IssuesMore than $400,000 has been collected for the Ferguson police officer.
  44. ferguson
    Portraits of Ferguson’s Most Tenacious ProtestersDespite the break from the tear gas and riot gear, they’re not giving up.
  45. ferguson
    Missouri Police Sued for $40 Million Over Ferguson ProtestsMore are expected to join the suit.
  46. ferguson
    Ferguson Police Drove Over a Michael Brown Memorial After Their Dogs Peed on ItThe night of the shooting.
  47. ferguson
    CNN: Alleged Audio of the Michael Brown ShootingAt least ten shots, with a pause in between.
  48. ferguson
    Watch Sharpton Preach at Michael Brown’s FuneralThe reverend’s full eulogy.
  49. ferguson
    Thousands Gather in St. Louis for Michael Brown FuneralPeople lined up hours early for the ceremony.
  50. ferguson
    Michael Brown’s Father Calls for a ‘Day of Silence’As he buries his son on Monday.
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