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After Ferguson Shooting, Demands Surface for Policy Changes

November 17, 2014 05:42 PM
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In a case that triggered weeks of widespread protests and allegations of racial discrimination in Ferguson, Missouri, a grand jury is deliberating on whether police officer Darren Wilson should stand trial for the fatal August shooting of 18-year-old Michael Brown. VOA’s Victoria Macchi explores whether the teenager’s death can - or should - change what some Americans believe is an unacceptable status quo.