For many in the media, the St. Louis County grand jury’s decision was going to confirm the existence of deep American injustice one way or another. If it found there
Comedian(?) Russell Brand attacked St. Louis County grand jury after no charges were filed against Officer Darren Wilson. Of course, Brand does not mention that seven black witnesses corroborated Darren Wilson’s story or that a bi-racial jury found him innocent. … Continue reading ?
Two men indicted last week on federal weapons charges allegedly had plans to bomb the Gateway Arch -- and to kill St. Louis County Prosecuting Attorney Robert McCulloch and Ferguson Police Chief Tom Jackson -- the St. Louis Post-Dispatch has learned. Sources close to the investigation were uncertain whether the men had the capability to carry out the plans.
"... and to kill St. Louis County Prosecuting Attorney Robert McCulloch and Ferguson Police Chief Tom Jackson — the Post-Dispatch has learned."In that light, consider the new New Yorker cover:
Pres Obama will deliver congratulations to the Ebola vaccine team when he visits NIH next Tues. Will also press Congress for Ebola funding. — @markknoller Dylan Scott: A St. Louis County grand jury has decided not to indict Ferguson, Mo., police officer Darren Wilson for the Aug. Show More Summary
MSNBC host Lawrence O’Donnell blasted St. Louis County assistant district attorney Kathy Alizadeh on Wednesday for taking weeks to tell the grand jury in the Darren Wilson case she made a major mistake regarding police officers’ right to use legal force. “With prosecutors like...
Since the St. Louis County prosecutor's office released a trove of documents and evidence reviewed by the grand jury that decided to not indict Ferguson police officer Darren Wilson, there have been numerous reports pointing out theShow More Summary
BOMBS FOR BUMS: Alleged plot included bombing Gateway Arch, killing St. Louis County prosecutor. “The men wanted to acquire two more bombs, the sources said, but could not afford to do it until one suspect’s girlfriend’s Electronic Benefit Transfer card was replenished.”
An AR-15 rifle was stolen from a police car torched in Monday night's Ferguson unrest, St. Louis County police said. When a police car was torched in the evening, the rioters stole the powerful rifle from a rack it was stored in, Sgt. Show More Summary
St. Louis County prosecutor Robert McCulloch’s decision to “open up” the grand jury proceedings by including massive amounts of testimony and evidence has been decried as “highly unusual,” “deeply unfair,” and evidence that police officer...Show More Summary
It is not believed this is related to what’s going on in Ferguson. Rebecca Wu, a spokeswoman with the FBI St. Louis Division, says the agents were assisting the University City Police Department execute an arrest warrant at 2:53 a.m. Wednesday. One agent was shot in the shoulder and the other agent was shot in [...]
(Reuters) - St. Louis County police said on Wednesday they were investigating the death of a black man found shot and set on fire near an area where rioting erupted after a grand jury did not indict a white policeman in the fatal shooting of a black teenager. Show More Summary
Oh yeah, sure Bob McCulloch presented a fair case and was impartial. Here's reason number umpty-zillion why he is an lying, slimy, arrogant tool. Addicting Info: In addition to his duties as the county prosecutor, Robert McCulloch is...Show More Summary
St. Louis County Prosecutor Bob McCulloch When you think of a grand jury, you think of a fair system in which the prosecutor makes his or her best case for bringing someone to trial for committing a crime, presenting the best evidence...Show More Summary
Two FBI agents were shot in St. Louis County last night while they were helping local police arrest a murder suspect.
Following the news that a St. Louis County grand jury failed to indict Darren Wilson for the shooting of Michael Brown, attention turned to the possibility of a federal charge against Wilson. Attorney General Eric Holder quickly announced...Show More Summary
Despite a St. Louis County's grand jury's controversial decision not to indict Ferguson, Mo. Police Officer Darren Wilson, 28 on any state charges for the tragic shooting death of Michael Brown, 18, the United States Department of Justice is still free to undertake the formidable task of pursuing harder to prove charges under federal law. Show More Summary
Yesterday, more than 170 demonstrations took place across the country to protest a St. Louis County grand jury's decision not to indict Ferguson Officer Darren Wilson for the killing of Michael Brown. Protestors blocked roadways and interstates from New York City to Los Angeles.… [ Read more ] [ Subscribe to the comments on this story ]
The Brown family released a statement following the St. Louis County grand jury decision on their son’s death. The Brown family said they were “profoundly disappointed” that Officer Darren Wilson walked. The family then went out on the street and … Continue reading ?
Smirking St. Louis County Prosecuting Attorney Robert McCulloch took his robes off long enough yesterday to announce to the world that the killer of Mike Brown would face no criminal charges. In lieu of the usual grand jury process wherein...Show More Summary