ST. LOUIS (AP) - U.S. Attorney General is meeting with the parents of Michael Brown, the 18-year-old fatally shot by a police officer. Holder was meeting with them this evening in the U.S. attorney's office in downtown St. Louis. He also planned to meet with Missouri's congressional delegation.
CLAYTON, Mo. (AP) - Attorney General Eric Holder has told Ferguson community leaders that he has assigned the federal government's "most experienced agents and prosecutors" to the investigation of a white police officer's fatal shooting of a black 18-year-old. As part of a trip that also included a stop in Ferguson, Holder met with more than 50 members of the Ferguson community at the Florissant campus of St. Louis Community College today.
CLAYTON, Mo. (AP) - A small group of protesters gathered today outside a suburban St. Louis building where a grand jury is expected to convene to consider possible charges against the Ferguson police officer who fatally shot 18-year-old Michael Brown. The roughly two dozen protesters chanted, prayed and held signs outside the St. Louis County Justice Center in Clayton, Missouri.
ST. LOUIS (AP) - The mother and wife of a man killed by a Ferguson officer in 2011 have filed separate lawsuits with new allegations against a police department already under criticism for the death of Michael Brown. Jason Moore died in 2011 after a police officer repeatedly used a stun gun on him, according to lawsuits filed separately yesterday by Moore's mother, Delores Moore, and his wife, Tina Moore.
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