St. Louis police arrest dozens of protesters on 3rd day after ex-cop’s acquittal

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Riot police in St. Louis made over 80 arrests after a third consecutive day of protests that started peacefully but erupted into riots, clashes, and vandalism. Protests began after white ex-policeman Jason Stockley was acquitted in the fatal shooting of a black man, Anthony Lamar Smith, in 2011.

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