Wednesday, November 26th, 2014
A grand jury's decision not to prosecute Darren Wilson for killing Michael Brown set off a new wave of protests in Ferguson, Mo., on Nov. 24, 2014.

PunditFact's top fact-checks about Ferguson

Well before Monday's grand jury decision, TV pundits made inaccurate or misleading claims about race after the shooting death of Michael Brown by police officer Darren Wilson. 

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Whites tend to kill whites as well


Police rarely charged regardless of race


One reason: artificial insemination


From 'I'm not a king' to 'obliged to do everything I can'

Mostly False

Based on an old and preliminary tally

Pants on Fire!

More fake news passed off as real

Mostly True

He was arrested and could face jail time though it appears unlikely