Lesley McSpadden
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Michael Brown's mother: 'They're never going to care'

Footage from Ferguson, Missouri, shows the moments immediately after Lesley McSpadden learnt that the police officer who shot and killed her son would not face charges.

Speaking to a crowd in Ferguson, she said: "I've been here my whole life, I've never had to go through something like this."

Holding her head in her hands, she began to weep before being embraced by friends and supporters.

Lesley McSpadden's son Michael Brown was shot by a white police officer, Darren Wilson, on 9 August, sparking protests that flared up again when on Monday night.

  • 25 Nov 2014
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