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Federal judge rules Ferguson police must stop ordering peaceful protesters to ‘keep it moving or face arrest’  because the policy is unconstitutional

Ferguson police ordered to stop using ‘keep moving rule’ during protests

Federal judge says rule that led to demonstrators being arrested for standing still on sidewalks is unconstitutional

489d7e79-5d8d-4a06-821f-ad6054aed214-460x276 Police arrest a demonstrator during a protest near Ferguson, Missouri, in September. Photograph: Scott Olson/Getty Images

Authorities in Ferguson, Missouri, policing protests over the shooting of Michael Brown have been ordered by a judge not to impose a “keep moving rule” against demonstrators that had led to people being arrested for standing still.

In an injunction she issued on Monday, Catherine Perry, a federal judge, stated the rule was unconstitutional. St Louis County…

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