Jason Stockley found not guilty of murder in Anthony Lamar Smith's death
Friday, 15 September 2017 () St. Louis Circuit Court Judge Timothy Wilson has found former city police officer Jason Stockley not guilty of first-degree murder in the death of 24-year-old Anthony Lamar Smith. Activists have said such an outcome would prompt protests and disruptions, and barricades are set up around government buildings downtown. Stockley was charged with first-degree murder and armed criminal action in Smith’s 2011 shooting death following a police chase after an alleged drug deal. Stockley was acquitted…
St. Louis clergy held an interfaith prayer service calling for unity, peace, and justice before marching through downtown on Tuesday, September 19.It was a fifth day of protests in St. Louis after a judge found a former St. Louis police officer not guilty in the fatal shooting of a suspect. Jason...
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A judge ruled former St. Louis police officer Jason Stockley not guilty in the 2011 death of Anthony Smith. Here is a timeline of events leading up to the... USATODAY.com - Front PageAlso reported by •bizjournals •Newsmax
For weeks, activists had been threatening civil disobedience if Jason Stockley were not convicted of murder for killing Anthony Lamar Smith.
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