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READ: DOJ Report on Civil Rights Violations in Ferguson, Criminal Probe of Officer Darren Wilson

Web ExclusiveMarch 04, 2015
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Read the reports issued today by the U.S. Department of Justice that find a “pattern and practice” of civil rights violations in Ferguson, Missouri, and decline to bring criminal charges against Officer Darren Wilson for shooting unarmed African-American Michael Brown.

Click here to watch our interview about the DOJ findings with Michelle Alexander, author of “The New Jim Crow: Mass Incarceration in the Age of Colorblindness.”

DOJ Investigation of the Ferguson Police Department


DOJ Criminal Investigation of Officer Darren Wilson

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