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Preparations intensify in Ferguson, Mo., as grand jury deliberates
Preparations intensify in Ferguson, Mo., as grand jury deliberates

A growing chorus of top officials, and community and religious leaders are calling for calm in Ferguson, Mo., and elsewhere as the nation awaits the decision of a grand jury that is deliberating whether to indict the officer who shot Michael Brown. In a video announcing new guidance for the way law enforcement handles protests, Atty. Gen. Eric H. Holder Jr. on Friday offered new guidance for the way law enforcement handles protests and called on demonstrators to remain nonviolent. “Over the past few months, we’ve seen demonstrations and protests that have sought to bring attention to real and significant underlying issues involving police practices, implicit bias and...

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