– Missouri Gov. Jay Nixon (D) speaks alongside representatives from the St. Louis, St. Louis County, and Missouri State police departments during a press conference called to discuss security concerns when the grand jury’s decision in the Michael Brown case is announced. (Photo by Scott Olson/Getty Images) Missouri Gov. Jay Nixon (D) declared a state of emergency Monday in anticipation of possible unrest following the announcement of findings of two separate criminal investigations into the death of Michael Brown, the unarmed black teenager killed by a Ferguson, Mo.


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