Ellis tells Missouri court white police attacked her

Friday, November 20, 2009 | 2:39 p.m. CST; updated 7:24 p.m. CST, Friday, November 20, 2009

KENNETT— Testimony in the trial of a black school teacher charged with assaulting police officers, resisting arrest and disturbing the peace at a Missouri store concluded Friday with the defendant telling the jury that white police officers had attacked and abused her.