Breaking Down The Legal Issues: State’s Attorney Mosby Charges 6 Officers In Freddie Gray Death

State's Attorney Marilyn MosbyMay 4, 2015 – Segment 2

On Friday, Baltimore State’s Attorney Marilyn Mosby charged six Baltimore police officers involved in the death of Freddie Gray. In our first hour we examine the legal issues and implications surrounding this decision to prosecute.

With: Doug Colbert, Professor of Law at the University of Maryland Carey School of Law; attorney A. Dwight Pettit, who has worked on police misconduct cases and is the lawyer for the family of Tyrone West, a Baltimore man who died while under police custody in 2013; and Deborah Jeon, Legal Director for the ACLU of Maryland.