Students speak out: Stockley trial verdict
On Friday, Sept. 15, white St. Louis police officer Jason Stockley, who shot and killed Anthony Lamar Smith , a black man, was found not guilty for first degree murder. This started many protests throughout the Saint Louis area, many of which were violent. Students were given the opportunity to share their thoughts in their classes. Afterwards, school was dismissed early at 1:30. Here are some students’ thoughts from the day of the verdict.