ACLU and Civil Rights Groups Raise Concerns About Ferguson Curfew

On Saturday, Aug. 16, Gov. Jay Nixon declared a state of emergency and has put a curfew in place from midnight until 5 a.m. On Sunday, Aug. 17, the ACLU, NAACP-LDF and the Lawyers Committee for Civil Rights released a statement about the civil liberties concerns surrounding the curfew, which is set to go into effect for a second night in a row. You can find the statement on our website.