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No charges for Savannah officer who shot handcuffed man

...Smith, who was black, was shot by the white officer barely a month after the police shooting of 18-year-old Michael Brown in Ferguson, Mo., ignited a national outcry and raised questions about how race factors into police officers' split-second...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/crime-courts/2015-02-25/no-charges-savannah-of
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Getting the picture

...department is looking for the most compelling reason to use body cams, it needs to look no further than the shooting of Michael Brown last summer in Ferguson, Mo.In that case, a body cam likely would have captured Brown attacking officer Darren...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/editorials/2015-02-23/getting-picture
Tuesday's high school basketball box scores

...Brown 4, Xavier Leaphart 2, Kameron Brown 19, Stephen Morency 2, Bryan Johnson 2, Miles Gilmore 2, Aaron Ray 6, Michael Brown 2. Totals: 29 8-11 70.N. Myrtle Beach 10 9 9 19 ? 47Midland Valley 20 17 12 21 ? 703-point goals: North Myrtle...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/high-school/2015-02-17/tuesdays-high-school-
Officer indicted in shooting death of man in New York City stairwell

...nationwide after the racially charged decisions not to indict officers in the deaths Eric Garner, in New Jersey, and Michael Brown, in Missouri.Gurley was black. Liang is Asian-American.Liang was placed on desk duty after the shooting. He...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/national/2015-02-10/officer-indicted-shooting-
Get in front of Ferguson

...evidence that former Officer Darren Wilson violated Michael Brown's civil rights, or that race played any role in the...then and there.Now it's forever become part of the Michael Brown mythology.Critics ? including Ron Hosko, a former...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/editorials/2015-01-22/get-front-ferguson
Paine College student has role in 'Selma' movie

...their hands in the air in peaceful protest against law enforcement, he reflected on demonstrations held last year for Michael Brown and Eric Garner, two unarmed black men killed by police that incited conversations about race relations across the...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/education/2015-01-20/paine-college-student-has
Rants & Raves

...this nation elected and re-elected its first black president, in mainstream America, the unjustified killings of Michael Brown, Eric Garner and countless other African-American men and boys of our nation aren't really feeling the love...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2015-02-07/rants-raves
Georgia police chiefs meet in Augusta for winter training conference

...officers. Several events, including the July "chokehold death" of Eric Garner in New York and the August death of Michael Brown in Ferguson, Mo., at the hands of police officers, caused a strain in communities across the country between the...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/crime-courts/2015-01-27/georgia-police-chiefs-
Atlanta university students research 'cold case' killings from civil rights era

...other states. Gadsden said students didn't draw direct lines from the deaths of Brazier or Pickett to the deaths of Michael Brown or Eric Garner. But they often discussed the modern cases and glimpsed common themes, including the issues facing...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/crime-courts/2015-01-24/atlanta-university-stu