Amnesty International still giving Ferguson cops failing grades, nice work assholes!


Ferguson protests: Amnesty report criticises police excesses


Rights group raises concerns about heavy-duty equipment, ammunition, curfew and children affected by teargas

An excessive police response to protests in Ferguson, Missouri, over the death of an unarmed 18-year-old earlier this year ran the risk of killing demonstrators and impinged on their human rights, according to a new report by Amnesty International.

The report, by Amnesty observers deployed to monitor the protests, found that the militarised reaction to a small minority of violent demonstrators impacted the rights of all participating to freedom of expression and peaceful assembly under the US constitution and state law.

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