Ferguson Grand Juror Sues McCulloch to Lift Gag Order
ST. LOUIS (KMOX) – A grand juror in the Ferguson case is suing St. Louis County Prosecutor Bob McCulloch.
The juror is referenced in court documents only as “Grand Juror Doe,” and is suing to lift the gag order that’s traditionally placed on grand jurors.
The juror wants to talk about the case because, in part, from his or her perspective, “the presentation of evidence to the grand jury investigating (Darren) Wilson differed markedly and in significant ways from how evidence was presented in the hundreds of matters presented to the grand jury earlier in its term.”
The plaintiff wants to speak about whether McCulloch’s release of records truly provided transparency, the plaintiff’s impression that evidence was presented differently than in other cases “with the insinuation that Brown, not Wilson, was the wrongdoer,” and questions about whether the grand jury was clearly counseled on the law, according to the filed complaint.
Click here to view the complaint.
Stay tuned to KMOX News for more on this developing story.
(TM and © Copyright 2015 CBS Radio Inc. and its relevant subsidiaries. CBS RADIO and EYE Logo TM and Copyright 2015 CBS Broadcasting Inc. Used under license. All Rights Reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten, or redistributed.)
- Former Police Chief: National Anti-Police Trend is Growing
- Ferguson Mayor Thanks Protesters for Helping Jamyla Bolden Case
- Ferguson Brewhouse Nears Reopening
- More St. Louis-Area Courts Join In On Warrant Forgiveness Program
- Ferguson Municipal Judge Announces Sweeping Changes
- CrimeStoppers Increases Reward in Jamyla Bolden Case