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Circuit Attorney To Investigate Police Shooting Of Teen

Mansur Ball-Bey died from a single gunshot wound, an autopsy revealed

08/22/2015

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St. Louis County NAACP Focused to Improve Our Future

The NAACP will announce today a program to support children in St. Louis Family Courts.

08/07/2015

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NAACP to Offer Free Legal Aid to St. Louis County Children

Details of the program will be unveiled Friday during an NAACP-sponsored community leadership brunch near St. Louis, a week after the U.S. Department of Justice released a report critical of the county’s family court system that handles about 6,000 youth cases each year.

08/05/2015

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Uber Vows to Recruit 2,000 Drivers, Enlists NAACP To Help Make Regulatory Case

Uber says it is partnering with the NAACP and the ‘Ferguson 1000’ organization to recruit UberX drivers.

07/21/2015

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UPDATE: NAACP Backs Investigation of Police’s Taser Use on Protesters

St. Louis NAACP leader Aldolphus Pruitt agrees with the investigation into police who used tasers on two protesters arrested on Washington Avenue.

06/01/2015

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ACLU Lawsuit Claims Ex-Pine Lawn Mayor Falsely Arrested

A former mayor of the St. Louis County town of Pine Lawn alleges in a lawsuit, that he was repeatedly falsely arrested as part of a smear campaign orchestrated by his successor.

04/21/2015

Robert McCulloch, the Prosecuting Attorney for St. Louis County, announces the arrest of Jeffery Williams for last week's shooting of two police officers working at a protest outside the Ferguson, Missouri police station on March 15, 2015 in Clayton, Missouri. Williams, a 20-year-old black male, is reported to have been active in protest in Ferguson following the shooting death of Michael Brown by a Ferguson police officer last August. McCulloch stated that the officers may not have been the intended targets. (Photo by Scott Olson/Getty Images)

Ferguson Protesters Say They Don’t Know Jeffrey Williams

Prosecutor Bob McCulloch identified Williams as the suspect in Thursday’s shooting of police near protest scene

03/15/2015

Coalition of black elected officials, clergy and the NAACP react to the U.S. Department of Justice's report on the Ferguson Police Department during a news conference on March 8, 2015 (KMOX/Brad Choat)

Coalition of Black Leaders Supports DOJ Action in Ferguson

Some call for new leadership at police department and city hall, while others are going to Jefferson City for solutions

03/08/2015

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NAACP Wants New Grand Jury Convened In Michael Brown Shooting

The NAACP’s Legal Defense and Educational Fund, citing “grave legal concerns,” is asking a Missouri judge to convene a new grand jury to consider charges against the Ferguson police officer who fatally shot 18-year-old Michael Brown.

01/07/2015

Members of the NAACP and their supporters start out for the first day of Journey for Justice, a seven-day 120-mile march from the Canfield Green apartments where Michael Brown was killed to the Governor's mansion in Jefferson City, Missouri on November 29, 2014 in Ferguson, Missouri.   (Photo by Scott Olson/Getty Images)

Was NAACP Bus Window Shot Out in Rosebud?

The Gasconade County Sheriff is questioning media reports of an NAACP bus window being shot out in the small town of Rosebud, Missouri.

12/06/2014

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