Decades-old case shapes how Ferguson police officer to be judged for shooting of unarmed man

  • by: EILEEN SULLIVAN , Associated Press
  • Updated: August 22, 2014 - 3:30 AM

WASHINGTON — The moment Ferguson, Missouri, police officer Darren Wilson shot an unarmed teenager, a 25-year-old Supreme Court case became the prism through which his actions will be legally judged.

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