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Clashes on second night of Ferguson
curfew as autopsy shows 6 shots

USA Today, by Yamiche Alcindor and Brandie Piper

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Posted By:earlybird, 8/18/2014 12:22:59 AM

FERGUSON, Mo. — Protests in the shooting death of 18-year-old Michael Brown continued Sunday as police for the second night imposed a curfew on this St. Louis suburb. Meanwhile, a preliminary autopsy found that Brown was shot at least six times, but the circumstances of his death remained unclear. Late Sunday, The New York Times reported that a private autopsy requested by Brown´s family found that he was shot at least six times, including four times in the right arm and twice in the head. All of the shots, the Times reported, were fired from Brown´s front — a finding that

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I´ll bet Michael Baden volunteered for this gig.

We now know via two separate reports that just happen to say about the same thing that Michael Brown "bumrushed" Officer Wilson - once while the latter was in the police vehicle and again after Brown had run away, only to circle back to go at Wilson again. (See article from The Conservative Treehouse posted earlier.)

      


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Reply 1 - Posted by: KTWO, 8/18/2014 12:57:45 AM     (No. 9969868)

Someone can argue the shots toward his back missed.

How many total shots were fired will then matter. So will how many rounds Wilson´s gun holds. Since Wilson´s gun would have been taken from him the number of unfired rounds will be known.

Power burns on Brown´s clothing will matter. Were shots really fired in the police car during a fight? No word about that yet.

And the facts won´t change many minds.

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Reply 2 - Posted by: Kansas Conservative, 8/18/2014 1:04:22 AM     (No. 9969872)

This is what our trillions in debt is buying for us with all of these EBT-for-life welfare cases. It is fun watching the career of Governor Jay Nixon (typical liberal Democrat politician) go down in flames as he tries to placate the malt liquor crowd. Nixon should call Vladimir Putin for advice on how to handle unruly, disruptive mobs.

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Reply 3 - Posted by: ColonialAmerican1623, 8/18/2014 1:12:14 AM     (No. 9969879)

Imagine if the press called MB a criminal in each story instead of how he was shot by a cop.

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Reply 4 - Posted by: Spidey, 8/18/2014 5:46:17 AM     (No. 9969950)

All the cop has to show is he did what any reasonable person would do under similar circustances.So that really depends on the jury pool but there´s a big difference between a criminal case and civil case.A jury could be more lenient on a civil case so the family can grab their bag of cash and party like here´s no tomorrow.
I´m not sure what gives Holder the opening to stick his nose in it unless he invokes a possile hate crime which is ludicrous.

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Reply 5 - Posted by: Trigger2, 8/18/2014 6:52:52 AM     (No. 9969988)

Those Ferguson cops must be armed with pea shooters if it take 6 shots to bring down a behemoth.

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