Attorney Defends Officer's Actions in Classroom Arrest

Attorney Defends Officer's Actions in Classroom Arrest

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An attorney for the South Carolina officer who was captured on film dragging a young female high school student out of a classroom says his client's… Read More

Alex Poinsett, Former EBONY Editor, Dies at 89

Alex Poinsett, Former EBONY Editor, Dies at 89

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Alex Poinsett, a former editor for EBONY has died, according to a statement released Wednesday by the National Association of Black Journalists, which… Read More

SC Officer Ben Fields Fired After Violent Arrest

SC Officer Ben Fields Fired After Violent Arrest

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A deputy was fired Wednesday after video showed him flipping a teen backward out of her desk and tossing her across a classroom, with the sheriff… Read More

Attorney: Black Teen Dragged by SC Cop in Classroom Suffered Severe Injuries

Attorney: Black Teen Dragged by SC Cop in Classroom Suffered Severe Injuries

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The attorney for a teen who was flipped backward out of her desk and tossed across a classroom says his client did suffer several injuries during… Read More

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President Barack Obama on Tuesday defended police officers who have come under intense scrutiny amid a breakdown in relations between law enforcement… Read More

Justice Department Probing Taped Arrest of High School Student

Justice Department Probing Taped Arrest of High School Student

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The Justice Department opened a civil rights investigation Tuesday after a deputy flipped a student backward in her desk and tossed her across the… Read More

Deputy Drags Female Student From Classroom [Video]

Deputy Drags Female Student From Classroom [Video]

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A sheriff’s deputy in South Carolina is on leave after a video showed him tossing a female high school student from her desk and dragging her… Read More

Former Bill Cosby Prosecutor Hit With Lawsuit

Former Bill Cosby Prosecutor Hit With Lawsuit

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Police reviewing a 2005 sexual-abuse complaint against Bill Cosby have re-interviewed his accuser, but an election next week could determine if he's… Read More

Ole Miss Removes Flag With Confederate Emblem

Ole Miss Removes Flag With Confederate Emblem

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The University of Mississippi removed the state flag on its Oxford campus Monday because the banner contains the Confederate battle emblem, which… Read More

Martese Johnson Case: Agents in Bloody Arrest of UVA Student Cleared of Wrongdoing

UVA Student Martese Johnson Files $3 Million Lawsuit

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University of Virginia student Martese Johnson has filed a $3 million lawsuit against the state's Department of Alcoholic Beverage Control. Johnson… Read More

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