In a story Oct. 6 about the conviction of a white Chicago police officer in the death of black teenager Laquan McDonald, The Associated Press erroneously reported that another black teen, Michael Brown, was killed by a white officer in Missouri in August 2013. Brown was killed by the officer in August 2014.
A corrected version of the story is below:
Chicago verdict raises hope of greater police accountability
Black Lives Matter activists say Chicago verdict raises hopes that police will be held more accountable in future
By ERRIN HAINES WHACK
AP National Writer
A rare scene in the American justice system unfolded Friday in a Chicago courthouse:...