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The 20-year-old biracial black man's grandmother has gone from stating that "all lives matter" to being a vocal backer of national calls for policing reform.
The protesters tried to break through police barricades.
After nearly 10 months reviewing the case, the DOJ confirmed it will not hold anyone accountable for the death of Alton Sterling.
"People are really upset about Poussey. But I want people to be really upset about what's happening in the real world."
A producer at an Atlanta-based CBS affiliate said that it "would be cool if someone rained gunfire down" on BLM protesters.
Some have even suggested it's a shoo-in for the Pulitzer Prize.