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Mayor Frank Brocato said the city will vigorously defend any legal action and vigorously defends the rights of people to protest. Read more

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Numerous leaders involved in the protests have said their outrage is about much more than a single shooting death at the mall, as tragic as that is by itself. Read more

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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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Iva Williams Carlos Chaverst

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

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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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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 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 protesters said they want justice for the 21-year-old Hueytown man shot to death by police inside the mall on Thanksgiving night. Read more

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  • Galleria shooting protest march 11-26-18

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    Galleria shooting protest march 11-26-18

    A protester holds a sign on the side of U.S. 31 in front of the Hoover Municipal Center as other protesters stand in the federal highway and block traffic on Monday, Nov. 26, 2018. The people were protesting the shooting of a 21-year-old Hueytown man by a Hoover police officer as the officer responded to another shooting at the Riverchase Galleria on Thanksgiving night, Nov. 22, 2018.

  • Galleria shooting protest march 11-26-18

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    Galleria shooting protest march 11-26-18

    Protesters block traffic on U.S. 31 in front of the Hoover Municipal Center in Hoover, Alabama, on Monday, Nov. 26, 2018. The people were protesting the shooting of a 21-year-old Hueytown man by a Hoover police officer as the officer responded to another shooting at the Riverchase Galleria on Thanksgiving night, Nov. 22, 2018. They then marched to the Galleria, protested inside and marched back on U.S. 31.

  • Galleria shooting protest march 11-26-18

    Photo by Jon Anderson

    Galleria shooting protest march 11-26-18

    Protesters stand on the side of U.S. 31 in front of the Hoover Municipal Center in Hoover, Alabama, on Monday, Nov. 26, 2018, as other protesters block traffic on the highway. The people were protesting the shooting of a 21-year-old Hueytown man by a Hoover police officer as the officer responded to another shooting at the Riverchase Galleria on Thanksgiving night, Nov. 22, 2018.

  • Galleria shooting protest march 11-26-18

    Photo by Jon Anderson

    Galleria shooting protest march 11-26-18

    Protesters march down U.S. 31 from the Hoover Municipal Center to the Riverchase Galleria in Hoover, Alabama, on Monday, Nov. 26, 2018. The people were protesting the shooting of a 21-year-old Hueytown man by a Hoover police officer as the officer responded to another shooting at the Riverchase Galleria on Thanksgiving night, Nov. 22, 2018.

  • Galleria shooting protest march 11-26-18

    Photo by Jon Anderson

    Galleria shooting protest march 11-26-18

    Protesters march down U.S. 31 from the Hoover Municipal Center to the Riverchase Galleria in Hoover, Alabama, on Monday, Nov. 26, 2018. The people were protesting the shooting of a 21-year-old Hueytown man by a Hoover police officer as the officer responded to another shooting at the Riverchase Galleria on Thanksgiving night, Nov. 22, 2018.

  • Galleria shooting protest march 11-26-18

    Photo by Jon Anderson

    Galleria shooting protest march 11-26-18

    Protesters march down U.S. 31 from the Hoover Municipal Center to the Riverchase Galleria in Hoover, Alabama, on Monday, Nov. 26, 2018. The people were protesting the shooting of a 21-year-old Hueytown man by a Hoover police officer as the officer responded to another shooting at the Riverchase Galleria on Thanksgiving night, Nov. 22, 2018.

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