Amid Furor Over Killing, Brown’s Family Seeks Solace

Reports USA Today:

Lesley McSpadden waits for the crowds and the cameras to leave before she turns back to her son’s casket to kiss it goodbye.

Her moment to pay her last respects to her son, Michael Brown, came after his death from a police officer’s volley of gunshots, three autopsies and violent demonstrations in nearby Ferguson. It’s been two weeks of balancing grief with responsibilities. The teen’s parents have struggled with constant crying fits and sometimes paralyzing despair.

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