Joseph Weekley

Hung Jury in Aiyana Stanley-Jones Trial

by #teamEBONY

A judge has declared a mistrial after jurors failed to reach a verdict in the trial of Joseph Weekley, a Detroit police officer… Read More

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Hadiya Pendleton's Parents on Gun Violence

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With more than three dozen… Read More

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JUSTICE FOR TRAYVON:
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As day 7 of the Zimmerman trial came to a close, attorneys have now identified 40 potential jurors that will move on to the second… Read More

POTUS to Arm Syrian Rebels

POTUS to Arm Syrian Rebels

by France François

Two months after videos and reports surfaced accusing… Read More

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Back in April the comedy website Funny or Die created a PSA video about a dire condition afflicting a subset of women:  Read More

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JUSTICE FOR TRAYVON:
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Week 2 of the George Zimmerman trial kicked off yesterday. After a full day of jury selection, attorneys heard testimony about the… Read More

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Attorney Daryl Parks Speaks

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by Makkada B. Selah

The trial of George Zimmerman has finally begun in a Florida courtroom, where attorneys have been questioning potential jurors since last week. On… Read More

Chicago Police Superintendant Garry McCarthy

Deadly Father's Day Weekend in Chicago Leaves Seven Dead, 41 Wounded

by Slate

We've got some sad news coming out from what should have been a happy Father's Day weekend: Seven people were killed and… Read More

Brian Banks

False Accuser of Brian Banks Must Pay Back 2.6 Million

by ESPN

A woman who falsely accused Atlanta Falcons rookie linebacker  Read More

 George Zimmerman

Book by Zimmerman's Father Calls Blacks Racists

by Huffington Post

Robert Zimmerman has released a book about the case against his son, George, who is standing trial for the fatal shooting of 17-year-old… Read More

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