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Curfew dropped in Ferguson;
attorney general to visit

USA Today, by Yamiche Alcindor and John Bacon

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Posted By:earlybird, 8/18/2014 8:54:46 PM

FERGUSON, Mo. — Missouri Gov. Jay Nixon on Monday dropped the curfew that had been in effect for two nights in an ill-fated effort to curb the violence and chaos that have ripped this city. Nixon announced that the National Guard would assume "limited responsibilities" to help keep order during nighttime protests over the shooting death of a teenager by a police officer.(Snip)President Obama announced that Attorney General Eric Holder will go to Ferguson on Wednesday to meet with local leaders as well as FBI and Justice officials who are conducting an independent federal civil rights investigation into the death of

Comments:
That should help. /s

Brown is now 18 rather than a teen, but he has become an "unarmed pedestrian".

      


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Reply 1 - Posted by: Patchy groundfog, 8/18/2014 8:57:58 PM     (No. 9971135)

Which local leaders are those? Allowing more than a week of chaos has nothing to do with leadership.

Perhaps it´s just an excuse for a road trip with his Black Panther buddies?

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Reply 2 - Posted by: Keekng, 8/18/2014 9:01:04 PM     (No. 9971139)

Things like Benghazi and illegal immigration be damned.....There are priorities.

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Reply 3 - Posted by: Peach1, 8/18/2014 9:32:48 PM     (No. 9971172)

Wait!

Didn´t I just read that dear leader said this is a local issue? So why the FBI and Holder?

Liars!!!

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Reply 4 - Posted by: Keekng, 8/18/2014 10:10:59 PM     (No. 9971219)

Maybe dear leader was misunderstood......He might have meant "Loco".

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Reply 5 - Posted by: Shells, 8/18/2014 10:21:26 PM     (No. 9971229)

What the heck ever happened to this assclown to turn him into such a flaming rick?

Did a white folk once look at him funny?

Geez, I have never seen a human being with such an aggressive, vindictive agenda toward another race.

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Reply 6 - Posted by: ladychatalie, 8/19/2014 4:45:32 AM     (No. 9971368)

Will he also meet with the new black panthers from Oakland who are visiting Ferguson? After all, years ago, he called them his "family." Strategy session?

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