Fed Lawyers Want Mumia Abu-Jamal Lawsuit Scrapped

Fed Lawyers Want Mumia Abu-Jamal Lawsuit Scrapped

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Government attorneys urged a judge on Friday to throw out a lawsuit in which former death row inmate Mumia Abu-Jamal claims prison officials have… Read More

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Martin Shkreli, AIDS Drug Villain, Arrested for Securities Fraud

by Kyra Kyles

**Maleficent voice** Well, well, well. It looks like karmageddon has come to pay a lil' visit to Martin Shkreli, the "pharma… Read More

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by #teamEBONY

A protester arrested outside the courthouse after a mistrial was declared in the trial of police officer William Porter has been released. Twenty-one-year-old… Read More

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Word travels fast in the ‘hood.  Everyone knew that Baltimore City police Officer William G. Porter’s trial Read More

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by Charles Robinson

We may never know why the jury that sat through Officer William Porter’s trial could neither convict or acquit him. “I understand… Read More

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by #teamEBONY

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Have the damning sexual assault allegations against Bill Cosby—the man once known as “America’s favorite dad”—destroyed… Read More

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To the 13 sister-survivors who were sexually brutalized by Daniel Holtzclaw, and the countless others who stood in the face of injustice uttering… Read More

Freddie Gray Trial for William Porter Results in Hung Jury

Freddie Gray Trial for William Porter Results in Hung Jury

by #teamEBONY

A Baltimore judge says there is a hung jury in the case of a police officer charged in the death of Freddie Gray. Circuit Judge Barry Williams… Read More

Ferguson to See Reforms in Judicial System, Justice Department

Ferguson to See Reforms in Judicial System, Justice Department

by #teamEBONY

Officials in Ferguson, Missouri, the city where 18-year-old Michael Brown was fatally wounded by former Ferguson police officer Darren Wilson, have… Read More

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