Before Ferguson: 5 Times the U.S. Imposed Curfews




After days of unrest following the fatal shooting of unarmed black teenager Michael Brown by white police officer Darren Wilson, residents of Ferguson, Missouri were placed under a state-imposed curfew on Sunday, which has since been lifted

Missouri GovJay Nixon issued the nightly curfew — which was in effect from midnight to 5 a.m., local time — starting early Sunday. Initially, it was unclear as to how many days the curfew would be imposed, but Nixon later announced on Monday afternoon that the curfew would be lifted

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