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Now that the funeral for Michael Brown has passed, Don Lemon talks about the past few weeks spent in Ferguson, the funeral of Michael Brown and…

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Don Lemon has been in Ferguson, Missouri for a few days and talks about the latest in the shooting of unarmed teen, Michael Brown. On…

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