Lezley McSpadden

FILE - In this Dec. 11, 2015, file photo, Lesley McSpadden, the mother of Michael Brown, attends an event by Democratic presidential candidate Hillary Clinton in St. Louis. McSpadden could soon have oversight over the Ferguson, Missouri, police department connected to her son's death. On Tuesday, April 2, 2019, voters in Ferguson will select city council members in three of the St. Louis suburb's six wards. McSpadden is among three candidates running in Ward 3. (AP Photo/Jeff Roberson, File)
April 02, 2019 - 7:01 am
FERGUSON, Mo. (AP) — Michael Brown's mother could soon have oversight over the police department connected to her son's death, if voters in Ferguson, Missouri, elect her to the City Council. Lesley McSpadden, 39, is among three candidates running in Ferguson's 3rd Ward on Tuesday. She faces...
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Lesley McSpadden, mother of slain teenager Michael Brown Jr., exits after a press conference at the Greater St. Mark Missionary Baptist Church on March 5, 2015 in Dellwood, Missouri.
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August 10, 2018 - 1:19 pm
Lezley McSpadden says she will focus on community policing, economic equality and access to health care for all.
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Lesley McSpadden, mother of slain teenager Michael Brown Jr., exits after a press conference at the Greater St. Mark Missionary Baptist Church on March 5, 2015 in Dellwood, Missouri.
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April 24, 2018 - 4:51 pm
Lezley McSpadden indicates she's ready to pursue some real change in her hometown of Ferguson.
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