As utility crews prepare Delmar Boulevard for the construction of the $43 million Loop Trolley line, three neighbors and a Delmar Loop business owner are pushing for a federal lawsuit to stop it altogether.
River Front Times, Fri, Sep 12 2014 @ 08:18 AM
When Ferguson business owner Chantelle Nickson-Clark spoke at a St. Louis County council meeting this week, her voice shook with anger. The Swiish Bar and Grill she owns in the St. Louis suburb of Ferguson was forced to shut for 17 days after the police shooting of an unarmed black teen on Aug. 9 sparked violent clashes between police and protesters and led law enforcement to close the area in front of her building.
The Raw Story, Fri, Sep 12 2014 @ 08:03 AM
The first Ferguson City Council meeting since the police killing of Michael Brown one month ago erupted Tuesday into an outpouring of grievances - accusations of racism, police harassment and government incompetence - as hundreds of residents made angry appeals for change. It was 10 minutes into the meeting when the audience turned emotional, chanting Brown's name and shouting at the council members and mayor, James Knowles III, who sat on the stage in a packed church.
Boston.com, Wed, Sep 10 2014 @ 12:48 PM
Grand Jury to be given until NEXT YEAR to decide whether police officer who shot dead unarmed Ferguson teenager Michael Brown should be charged A grand jury in Missouri has been granted more time to decide whether Ferguson police Officer Darren Wilson should be charged for the shooting of teenager Michael Brown. The deadline for the grand jury has been extended until January 7 next year to allow them to consider whether there is enough evidence to criminally charge Wilson, CNN reports .
Daily Mail, Tue, Sep 16 2014 @ 06:39 AM