A public meeting at St. Louis City Hall about a bill proposing civilian oversight of police went about as well as one might expect. After months of protests punctuated by riots and destruction, the meeting erupted into a brawl.

Brawl at St Louis City Hall over civilian review of police.

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Screaming still going right now at city hall

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It’s obvious that tensions were high and some of the usual suspects were present or live tweeting.

Like “Free Mumia?”

As if that wasn’t a given.



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