Aramis Ayala

Noose Sent to Fla. State Attorney Aramis Ayala’s Office

by #teamEBONY

The Orange County Sheriff’s Office is investigating a noose mailed to Orange-Osceola State Attorney, Aramis Ayala, Orlando Weekly reports. Chief Investigator, Eric Edwards, contacted... Read More

Raiders

In Brief: Raiders Going to Vegas, Sessions Warns on ‘Sanctuary Cities’

by #teamEBONY

Las Vegas Gets an NFL Team The Raiders, a team synonymous with the Oakland, Calif., except for a 13-year run in Los Angeles, will be... Read More

Aramis Ayala

Fla. State Employee Resigns After ‘Hang From a Tree’ Jab at Prosecutor

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A week after a Florida prosecutor announced her refusal to pursue the death penalty in first-degree murder cases, a court employee in that state... Read More

Aramis Ayala

Fla. Prosecutor Says She Won’t Pursue Death Penalty in Murder Cases

by #teamEBONY

A Florida prosecutor says she will not seek the death penalty in first-degree murder cases, which brought immediate criticism from law enforcement officials in... Read More

Roof

Why I’m Not Cheering Dylan Roof’s Death Sentence

by George Johnson

I was sitting at my desk when I saw the headline flash across the computer screen: “Verdict in Charleston Church Case.” A rush of... Read More

Roof

SC Prosecutor Wants First Trial for Charleston Shooter

by #teamEBONY

On Tuesday, a public protest over who goes first in Charleston shooter Dylann Roof's upcoming death penalty trials broke out in a South Carolina... Read More

Roof

Federal Prosecutors to Seek Death Penalty for Charleston Shooter

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The Justice Department intends to seek the death penalty against Dylann Roof, the man charged with killing nine black parishioners last year in a... Read More

Dylann Roof

Charleston Shooter to Face Death Penalty

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The state prosecutor in charge of trying Dylann Roof in what authorities have said was the racially motivated killing of nine black people inside... Read More

Georgia Justice

Racist Death Penalty Case to be Reviewed by Supreme Court

by Slate

The prosecutors seeking to send Timothy Tyrone Foster to death row went about their job in a curious manner. During jury selection, they highlighted... Read More

S.C. Judge Says 1944 Execution Of 14-Year-Old Boy Was Wrong

14-Year-Old George Stinney Jr., Executed in 1944, Exonerated

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An African-American boy, George Stinney Jr., who was executed at age 14 in the killing of two young White girls has been exonerated in... Read More