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Analysis: #Ferguson Grand Jury: NO Indictment In Michael Brown Shooting

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Posted by  ▪  Monday, November 24, 2014 at 9:25pm 11/24/2014 at 9:25pm

As has been widely anticipated for weeks, the Ferguson MO Grand Jury has DECLINED to indict Police Officer Darren Wilson in the shooting death of black adult Michael Brown.

This result has not been unexpected, as the overwhelming weight of both the eye witness and forensic evidence has been entirely consistent with Officer...

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NO INDICTMENT: #Ferguson Grand Jury Verdict Watch (UPDATES)

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Posted by  ▪  Monday, November 24, 2014 at 2:25pm 11/24/2014 at 2:25pm

Today may be the day you and the rioters have been waiting for.

The Grand Jury reportedly has reached a decision whether to indict Officer Darren Wilson in the killing of Michael Brown.

But the decision has not yet been announced yet. That is expected to come sometime today.

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#Ferguson Officer Who Shot Michael Brown Preparing to Resign

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Posted by  ▪  Friday, November 21, 2014 at 12:55pm 11/21/2014 at 12:55pm

CNN’s Anderson Cooper is reporting that police officer Darren Wilson, who shot and killed Michael Brown in Ferguson MO on August 9, is purportedly in the final stages of preparing his resignation from the Ferguson police department.

Wilson, who has been in hiding for months following threats of violence against himself and...

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Should weather dictate timing of #Ferguson Grand Jury Report release?

http://www.usatoday.com/story/news/nation/2014/08/18/ferguson-national-guard-michael-brown-jay-nixon/14219621/
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Posted by  ▪  Sunday, November 16, 2014 at 12:00pm 11/16/2014 at 12:00pm
http://www.usatoday.com/story/news/nation/2014/08/18/ferguson-national-guard-michael-brown-jay-nixon/14219621/

There is much speculation around when the Ferguson Grand Jury is likely to finally release their (widely expected) no true bill (non-indictment) of Police Officer Darren Wilson over the shooting death of Mike Brown.

A great many people, myself included, have suggested that the authorities responsible for the release of the Grand...

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#Ferguson Protestors Deliver “Rules of Engagement” to Police

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Posted by  ▪  Thursday, November 6, 2014 at 5:45pm 11/6/2014 at 5:45pm

CNN is reporting that the #Ferguson protestors have delivered to police a list of 18 “Rules of Engagement.” These essentially amount to a set of constraints on police response to the violence expected to result when the grand jury declines to indict Police Officer Darren Wilson for his self-defense shooting of...

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Report: Mike Brown’s Mother Facing Potential Robbery Charges in #Ferguson

http://www.usatoday.com/story/news/nation/2014/08/18/ferguson-national-guard-michael-brown-jay-nixon/14219621/
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Posted by  ▪  Thursday, November 6, 2014 at 3:45pm 11/6/2014 at 3:45pm
http://www.usatoday.com/story/news/nation/2014/08/18/ferguson-national-guard-michael-brown-jay-nixon/14219621/

The Smoking Gun web site has obtained a copy of a police report in which Pearlie Gordon (the mother-in-law of Mike Brown’s father), claims that on October 18 she was attacked, beaten, and robbed by Lesley McSpadden (Mike Brown’s biological mother), Desureia Harris (Mike Brown’s biological grandmother), and an assortment of 20-30...

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CNN: DOJ Angry at Release of Truthful #Ferguson Info

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Posted by  ▪  Saturday, November 1, 2014 at 6:15pm 11/1/2014 at 6:15pm

CNN reports that the Department of Justice continues to express frustration with the refusal of local Ferguson officials to hide from the Grand Jury and the public generally truthful information about the August 9 shooting of Michael Brown.  These same frustrations have been repeatedly echoed by the most hardcore of the Ferguson...

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“Anonymous” says there will be no #Ferguson indictment

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Posted by  ▪  Tuesday, October 28, 2014 at 10:05am 10/28/2014 at 10:05am

A group purporting to be part of “Anonymous” claims that it has insider information from two independent sources with knowledge of relevant secret internal police communications that Ferguson Police Officer Darren Wilson will not be indicted in the killing of Michael Brown.

It further reports that this non-indictment is to be made public...

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Michael Brown Autopsy A Further Blow To #Ferguson Racial Narrative

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Posted by  ▪  Wednesday, October 22, 2014 at 1:45pm 10/22/2014 at 1:45pm

The St. Louis Post-Dispatch has obtained and released the official autopsy report of Mike Brown, the black man shot and killed by Police Officer Darren Wilson in Ferguson, MO this past August.  (The autopsy report is embedded below.)

The item in the report that perhaps sheds the greatest light on the circumstances of...

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New #Ferguson: “forensic evidence … lent credence to Officer Wilson’s version of events”

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Posted by  ▪  Friday, October 17, 2014 at 10:45pm 10/17/2014 at 10:45pm

A breaking New York Times report sheds new light on Ferguson police officer Darren Wilson’s mortal encounter with local Michael Brown.

The police officer who fatally shot Michael Brown in Ferguson, Mo., two months ago has told investigators that he was pinned in his vehicle and in fear for his life as he struggled...

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Ferguson resident: “There’s going to be hell to pay” if businesses don’t rebuild

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Posted by  ▪  Sunday, October 5, 2014 at 9:00am 10/5/2014 at 9:00am

Look up irony in the dictionary, and by all rights you should find a footnote pointing to this news story from CBS re: Ferguson MO: “Ferguson residents frustrated over lack of opportunity.”

The story notes that the previous night was sufficiently quiet–“just eight arrests”–and that the National Guard is pulling out (meaning,...

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Was Ferguson Grand Jury Confidentiality Compromised?

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Posted by  ▪  Thursday, October 2, 2014 at 8:30am 10/2/2014 at 8:30am

The Grand Jury investigating the recent shooting in Ferguson MO of Mike Brown by Police Officer Darren Wilson may have been irreparably compromised, reports the Washington Post.

The proceedings of Grand Juries are, of course, confidential, and jurors are prohibited from discussing them with others.  This prohibition is made explicitly clear to...

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