Saint Louis U. Won't Revoke Invite to Ferguson Prosecutor

February 10, 2015

Saint Louis University officials are refusing to go along with the demands of some students that the institution revoke an invitation to St. Louis County prosecutor Bob McCulloch, whose handling of the Ferguson investigation has been criticized by many as making it inevitable that no charges would be brought in the shooting death of Michael Brown. The Associated Press reported that the Black Law Students Association has pushed for the invitation to be revoked. But university officials, citing principles of academic freedom, have refused to do so.


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