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Birmingham Justice League

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Protesters have asked for clemency for misdemeanor crimes during protests, but City Administrator Allan Rice said no such offer was extended. Read more

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A leader in the Birmingham Justice League and a city official said the two sides had a productive meeting Monday and are seeking common ground. Read more

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Attorney General Steve Marshall said Jefferson County District Attorney Danny Carr has acknowledged potential perceived conflicts of interest. Read more

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Crump press conference 12-3-18 (5)

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The group wants U.S. Attorney Jay Town to determine whether E.J. Bradford's civil rights were violated. Read more

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Meanwhile, attorney Ben Crump has continued criticizing authorities for not releasing video footage. Read more

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One of the leaders of the protest said the security guards injured themselves. Read more

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Protest meeting 12-5-18

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"It's time to go to jail. We're going to do some arrestable actions," leader Cara McClure said. Read more

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Erron Brown

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The attorney for the Bessemer man accused of shooting an 18-year-old Birmingham man at the mall wants videos from both shootings that took place. Read more

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Galleria shooting protest march 11-26-18

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Police will not allow protests on school property and are monitoring protesters' activities to ensure public safety. Read more

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Hoover council 12-3-18

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Other people upset about the shooting of a 21-year-old Hueytown man at the Riverchase Galleria by a police officer warned the protester not to put hands on the mayor. Read more

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"E.J. Bradford Jr. was shot three times from behind while he was running away," attorney Ben Crump said forensic evidence shows. Read more

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Jackson gave the eulogy Saturday at the funeral of 21-year-old Emantic "E.J." Bradford Jr., who was shot and killed by a Hoover police officer Thanksgiving night Read more

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Riverchase Galleria die-in 11-20-18

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Protesters marched through the mall again and laid on the floor for 10 minutes near where Emantic "E.J." Bradford Jr. was shot and killed by a Hoover police officer on Thanksgiving night. Read more

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Authorities charged 20-year-old Erron Martez Dequan Brown of Bessemer with attempted murder. Read more

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City leaders and pastors also issued a call for an end to hateful speech and racism and for people to pursue peace over division. Read more

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City leaders offered condolences and prayers for the family, and the police chief apologized for incorrectly labeling Emantic "E.J." Bradford as the gunman in another shooting at the mall. Read more

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City officials called for unity and healing in the community and prayers for the family of the 21-year-old man shot by a Hoover police officer on Thanksgiving night. Read more

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"The loss of human life is a tragedy under any circumstances," a statement from city officials said. Read more

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That means at least one gunman responsible for shooting an 18-year-old Birmingham man and 12-year-old girl is still at large, police said. Read more

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Questions arise about whether he was the man who shot an 18-year-old at the mall or was mistaken for the shooter because he had a gun. Read more

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  • Hoover City Council 12-3-18 (5)

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    Hoover City Council 12-3-18 (5)

    The Rev. Sharon Hearns of Adamsville, Alabama, speaks to the Hoover City Council in Hoover, Alabama, on Monday, Dec. 3, 2018, about a Hoover police officer's fatal shooting of a 21-year-old Hueytown man at the Riverchase Galleria on Thanksgiving night, Nov. 22, 2018.

  • Hoover City Council 12-3-18 (7)

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    Hoover City Council 12-3-18 (7)

    Hoover Councilman Derrick Murphy listens to people talk about a Hoover police officer's fatal shooting of a 21-year-old Hueytown man at the Riverchase Galleria on Thanksgiving night during a Hoover City Council meeting in Hoover, Alabama, on Monday, Dec. 3, 2018.

  • Hoover City Council 12-3-18 (8)

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    Hoover City Council 12-3-18 (8)

    LeDarius Hilliard, president of the Jefferson County Millennial Democrats, speaks to the Hoover City Council in Hoover, Alabama, on Monday, Dec. 3, 2018, about a Hoover police officer's fatal shooting of a 21-year-old Hueytown man at the Riverchase Galleria on Thanksgiving night, Nov. 22, 2018.

  • Hoover City Council 12-3-18 (6)

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    Hoover City Council 12-3-18 (6)

    Shirley Ferrill of Fairfield, Alabama, speaks to the Hoover City Council in Hoover, Alabama, on Monday, Dec. 3, 2018, about a Hoover police officer's fatal shooting of a 21-year-old Hueytown man at the Riverchase Galleria on Thanksgiving night, Nov. 22, 2018.

  • Hoover City Council 12-3-18 (9)

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    Hoover City Council 12-3-18 (9)

    Andy Bayer, a resident of Hoover, Alabama, speaks to the Hoover City Council on Monday, Dec. 3, 2018, about a Hoover police officer's fatal shooting of a 21-year-old Hueytown man at the Riverchase Galleria on Thanksgiving night, Nov. 22, 2018.

  • Hoover City Council 12-3-18 (1)

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    Hoover City Council 12-3-18 (1)

    Carlos Chaverst Jr., at left, loudly confronts Hoover Mayor Frank Brocato, at right, about the Thanksgiving night police shooting at the Riverchase Galleria during a Hoover City Council meeting at the Hoover Municipal Center on Monday, Dec. 3, 2018.

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