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Gov. Eric Greitens statement on Jason Stockley verdict


Missouri Gov. Eric Greitens released the following statement in response to the verdict in the case of Jason Stockley:

“We know this verdict causes pain for many people. We have been in touch with city and county officials, and the State of Missouri will continue to assist them. I’m committed to protecting everyone’s constitutional right to protest peacefully, while also protecting people’s lives, homes, and communities. For anyone who protests, please do so peacefully.”