St. Louis County Prosecutor Bob McCulloch has offered some surprising revelations to radio station KTRS about the grand jury proceedings in the Michael Brown case —namely that he knows some of the witnesses he put on the stand lied. "Clearly, some were not telling the truth," he said, adding that...
St. Louis County prosecuting attorney Robert McCulloch spoke with a local radio station on Friday, and in the interview, he said lying witnesses in the Michael Brown case were "a legitimate issue." "There were people who came in and yes, absolutely lied under oath," McCulloch said in comments reported by NPR. Show More Summary
Former Federal Prosecutor Jonathan Shapiro says St. Louis County Prosecutor Bob McCulloch could face sanctions for putting witnesses on the stand he knew were lying under oath. Shapiro spoke to Ari Melber on MSNBC. MELBER: Why would a prosecutor say that he should put people on the stand in a grand jury that he didn’t [...]
A Missouri lawmaker has accused St. Louis County Prosecutor Bob McCulloch of “manipulating” the grand jury in the explosive Ferguson, Mo., case to clear Darren Wilson, the white officer who shot and killed Michael Brown, 18, who was black and unarmed, after a brief confrontation, the Associated Press reports.
St. Louis County Prosecutor Bob McCulloch gave an interview to local radio station KTRS following the news that witness 40 invented her testimony and likely perjured herself in front of the grand jury, and as we've come to expect from...Show More Summary
Bob McCulloch’s shocking admission has many questioning the integrity of the Michael Brown shooting case. Over the past couple days, several media outlets have reported that a number of key witnesses lied about their accounts of the altercation that took place between former Ferguson Police Officer Darren Wilson and 18-year-old Michael Brown. Show More Summary
A woman who swore she saw teenager Michael Brown pummel Ferguson Officer Darren Wilson and charge him “like a football player,” was lying about being at the scene of the controversial police shooting, St. Louis County Prosecutor Robert McCulloch said Friday.
The war in Ferguson is far from over. Although the grand jury announced the decision not to induct former Ferguson police officer Darren Wilson, new details about the case leave many to wonder whether the Michael Brown case will ever be solved based on factual evidence. Show More Summary
St. Louis County Prosecutor Bob McCulloch revealed Friday that he was aware that some witnesses lied before the grand jury in the case against Ferguson, Missouri, police officer Darren Wilson. Wilson shot and killed unarmed teenager Michael Brown in August. Show More Summary
St. Louis County Prosecutor Bob McCulloch said on Friday that he let witnesses who were lying testify before the grand jury that chose not to indict a Ferguson, Missouri police officer for shooting and killing 18-year-old Michael Brown, Buzzfeed reported. “There were people who came in and,...
In his first interview since the non-indictment of Darren Wilson, St. Louis County District Attorney Bob McCulloch claims that he was well aware that several witnesses were not telling the truth, and that he allowed them to testify before the grand jury anyway. Read more...
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St. Louis County Prosecutor says he decided "anyone who claimed to have witnessed anything would be presented to the grand jury" investigating the shooting of Michael Brown
ST. LOUIS (AP) — The St. Louis County prosecutor who convened the grand jury that investigated the shooting death of 18-year-old Michael Brown says some witnesses before the panel obviously lied under oath.
The American Civil Liberties Union (ACLU) filed a lawsuit Tuesday on behalf of Gerald Yingst, a Washington-based reporter for News2Share, against St. Louis County and St. Louis Police Lieutenant James Vollmer for allegedly violating his rights by arresting him while covering the protests in Ferguson, The St. Show More Summary
The Washington-based journalist is suing St. Louis County. Gerald Yingst, a reporter and producer with News2Share, also accuses police of defaming him by announcing his arrest on Twitter and saying he had refused a commander’s order to clear the street, damaging his professional reputation… Yingst was one of two people detained on Nov. 22 during [...]
By Daniel Wallis (Reuters) - A Washington-based journalist has sued St. Louis County and one of its police lieutenants, saying his rights were violated when he was arrested while covering protests over the killing of an unarmed black teenager by a white police officer in Ferguson, court papers showed. Show More Summary
On December 8, St. Louis County Prosecutor Robert McCulloch released additional details about the grand jury documents his office made public last month after no charges were brought against Ferguson police officer Darren Wilson in the shooting death of Michael Brown. Show More Summary
Witness 40, whom we now know to be Sandra McElroy, was the only grand jury witness who corroborated Darren Wilson's claim that Michael Brown grunted, lowered his head and bull-rushed him leaving him no alternative except to shoot him to death. Show More Summary
For the second time, St. Louis County Prosecutor Bob McCulloch has held back documents related to evidence in Michael Brown’s death at the hands of Ferguson Police officer Darren Wilson. “Clearly, I inadvertently omitted some material,” McCulloch said in a statement. “I apologize for any confusion this may have caused.” Buzfeed reports: Among the [...]