Police say James Wilson was tazed after punching his sister at a West Alton convenience store and lunging at a deputy.
Attorneys Anthony Gray & Benjamin Crump spoke Thursday in Clayton.
No specific comments made about Ferguson police shooting during day one of hearing
The White House said Monday a no-fly zone the U.S. government imposed over Ferguson, Missouri, for nearly two weeks in August should not have restricted helicopters for news organizations that wanted to operate in the area to cover violent protests there.
The U.S. government agreed to a police request to restrict more than 37 square miles of airspace surrounding Ferguson, Missouri, for 12 days in August for safety, but audio recordings show that local authorities privately acknowledged the purpose was to keep away news helicopters during violent street protests.
Prosecutor Bob McCulloch says five of the cases will be dismissed.
Mark Christeson’s representation claimed his previous attorneys were inadequate.
Darren Wilson was unable to appear in court, so his arrest of Christopher Brooks was thrown out.
Illinois-based insurer would use emerging technology for natural disaster response
Ferguson-Florissant & Clayton School Districts sent home letters to parents relating to the Michael Brown case.