Wednesday Must Read: No Murder Charges in First Friday Killing; High Court Appears Ready to Uphold Pot Club Bans

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1. Citing a lack of evidence gathered by the Oakland Police Department, the Alameda County District Attorney’s Office has decided to not file murder charges against the man held in connection with the fatal shooting at last week’s First Friday event, the Trib reports. Instead, prosecutors have charged Donald Everett Parks Jr., 19, with assault with a deadly weapon, saying there wasn’t enough evidence to convict him of murdering Kiante Tay Campbell, 18. Three other people were also injured in the gunfire.

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