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Bob Mcculloch

Ferguson Police Shooting Suspect Didn't Fire Gun: Attorney

AP | JIM SALTER | Posted 03.25.2015 | Crime

ST. LOUIS (AP) — The man accused of shooting two police officers during a demonstration in Ferguson this month had nothing to do with the incident, ...

Ferguson Officials To Meet With U.S. Justice Department

AP | ERIC TUCKER | Posted 03.03.2015 | Black Voices

WASHINGTON (AP) — A Justice Department investigation found sweeping patterns of racial bias within the Ferguson, Missouri, police department, with o...

Mariah Stewart

St. Louis County Prosecutor: 'I'm Pretty Sure All Lives Matter'

HuffingtonPost.com | Mariah Stewart | Posted 02.23.2015 | Politics

ST. LOUIS -- A couple dozen protesters were escorted out of an event at St. Louis University on Friday after disrupting a speech by St. Louis County ...

St. Louis Students Object To Campus Speech By Ferguson Prosecutor

AP | ALAN SCHER ZAGIER | Posted 02.09.2015 | College

ST. LOUIS (AP) -- An upcoming law school lecture by St. Louis County prosecutor Bob McCulloch is drawing criticism from some Saint Louis University st...

Ryan J. Reilly

Darren Wilson Grand Juror Sues, Accusing Ferguson Prosecutor Of Mischaracterizing Case

HuffingtonPost.com | Ryan J. Reilly | Posted 01.06.2015 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- A member of the grand jury that ultimately decided not to indict former Ferguson, Missouri, Police Officer Darren Wilson in the death of...

Prosecutor: Witnesses Lied Under Oath In Ferguson Grand Jury

The Huffington Post | Andres Jauregui | Posted 12.19.2014 | Crime

The St. Louis County prosecutor in the grand jury that acquitted Ferguson police officer Darren Wilson said that some of the witnesses called lied und...

Everyone But Us

Dr. David J. Leonard | Posted 02.02.2015 | Politics
Dr. David J. Leonard

The efforts to deny the innocence of Brown and other black victims, in the name of preserving the innocence of the likes of Darren Wilson, of white America, and the nation as a whole is commonplace.

LISTEN: Wu-Tang Clan Respond To Police Shootings On New Track

The Huffington Post | Brennan Williams | Posted 12.04.2014 | Black Voices

In light of the recent grand jury decision in Ferguson and the ongoing string of protests in America, Wu-Tang Clan has released the title track from t...

WATCH: Ferguson Police Arrest And Drag A Protestor Away

Posted 11.26.2014 | Black Voices

Since the announcement of a St. Louis County grand jury’s decision to not indict Ferguson police officer Darren Wilson for the killing of Michael Br...

Guard Reinforcements Contain Damage In Ferguson

AP | TOM FOREMAN JR. and ALAN SCHER ZAGIER | Posted 01.26.2015 | Crime

FERGUSON, Mo. (AP) — Business owners and residents boarded up windows and cleared away debris Wednesday as Ferguson sought a tentative return to nor...

Attorney: Ferguson Prosecutor Had ‘No Interest' In Indicting Darren Wilson

Posted 11.26.2014 | Black Voices

The reaction stemming from Monday evening’s announcement that there would be no indictment of Ferguson police officer Darren Wilson fatally shooting...

Brown Family Blasts Prosecutor's Handling Of Case

AP | JIM SALTER and JIM SUHR | Posted 01.25.2015 | Black Voices

FERGUSON, Mo. (AP) — National Guard reinforcements helped contain the latest protests in Ferguson, preventing a second night of the chaos that led t...

Stevie Wonder: 'Everyone Has To Be Accountable For The Guns That They Carry'

The Huffington Post | Brennan Williams | Posted 12.03.2014 | Black Voices

Throughout the course of his career Stevie Wonder has been to known to leverage his influence as an award-winning musician to help instill change in A...

Two Unarmed Teens Shot Dead, Two Different Obama Reactions

AP | NEDRA PICKLER and JIM KUHNHENN | Posted 01.25.2015 | Black Voices

CHICAGO (AP) — President Barack Obama sharply rebuked protesters Tuesday night for racially charged violence in Missouri, saying there was no excuse...

Michael Brown Family Attorneys Address Prosecutors' Failings

The Huffington Post | Jessica Dickerson | Posted 11.25.2014 | Black Voices

The family of slain teenager Michael Brown held a press conference Tuesday, following the previous evening's announcement that there would be no indic...

A Glance At Ferguson: Then, Now And The Future

AP | Posted 01.25.2015 | Black Voices

ST. LOUIS (AP) — The weeks of anxious waiting and hours of deliberating ended Monday, but the grand jury's decision not to indict a white Ferguson, ...

Tragedies Surround the Death of Michael Brown

Juan Cartagena | Posted 01.25.2015 | Latino Voices
Juan Cartagena

The tragedy of Michael Brown's death, unarmed and shot by a member of the Ferguson police, is now followed by the tragic failure of the local courts to force the policeman to stand trial. This cannot stand without a measure of accountability. And on that score look no further than the prosecutor's office.

Flight Restrictions Lifted In St. Louis Area

AP | Posted 11.25.2014 | Black Voices

ST. LOUIS (AP) — Federal Aviation Administration flight restrictions in the St. Louis area have been lifted. Lambert-St. Louis International Airpor...

Ferguson Police: 61 Arrested Following Grand Jury's Decision

Reuters | Posted 01.25.2015 | Black Voices

FERGUSON, Mo., Nov 25 (Reuters) - Some 61 people were arrested during a night of unrest in the St. Louis suburbs following a grand jury's decision n...

Most Police Shootings Don't End With Prosecutions

AP | ERIC TUCKER | Posted 01.25.2015 | Black Voices

WASHINGTON (AP) — A Missouri grand jury's decision not to indict a policeman for the killing of Michael Brown illustrates the difficulty of bringing...

Notable Black Figures React After Ferguson Officer Not Indicted In Michael Brown Shooting

The Huffington Post | Brennan Williams | Posted 12.01.2014 | Black Voices

After days of deliberating, a grand jury declined Monday night to indict police officer Darren Wilson for the fatal Aug. 9 shooting of unarmed teenage...

Ferguson Prosecutor Gives Bizarre Press Conference

The Huffington Post | Alana Horowitz | Posted 12.05.2014 | Politics

St. Louis County Prosecuting Attorney Robert McCulloch announced on Monday night that Ferguson Police Officer Darren Wilson would not be indicted for ...

Ryan J. Reilly

Ferguson Officer Darren Wilson Not Indicted In Michael Brown Shooting

HuffingtonPost.com | Ryan J. Reilly | Posted 11.24.2014 | Politics

CLAYTON, Mo. -- A grand jury has decided not to indict Ferguson Police Officer Darren Wilson for killing 18-year-old Michael Brown, St. Louis County P...

Darren Wilson Ain't No Ham Sandwich: Prosecutorial Manipulation of a Flawed Grand Jury System

Kris Hermes | Posted 01.18.2015 | Politics
Kris Hermes

Government abuse of the grand jury system has become so notorious and problematic, it caused New York Court of Appeals Judge Sol Wachtler to famously say nearly 30 years ago that if a prosecutor wanted to, a grand jury would "indict a ham sandwich."

Stop the Media's Reckless Provocation of Violence in Ferguson

Morris W. O'Kelly | Posted 01.13.2015 | Black Voices
Morris W. O'Kelly

Since Aug. 9 the public has been misled into equating "justice" for Michael Brown with a grand jury indictment against his killer, Ferguson officer Darren Wilson. But an indictment is not the justice Brown supporters are searching for, and its constant positioning as such by the media is tremendously damaging and dangerous.