08/15/14 Professor Levy Pounds participates in Michael Brown vigil which turns to protest

Last night, University of St. Thomas Law Professor Nekima Levy-Pounds participated in a vigil in memory of Michael Brown. The event turned to protest after a woman participating in the vigil was detained by police when walking to her vehicle in an attempt to leave. Luckily, Nekima was on scene with her legal credentials. She refused to leave until the woman was released. See articles below.

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