Minn. Cop Who Shot Philando Castile Heads to Trial

Minn. Cop Who Shot Philando Castile Heads to Trial

by #teamEBONY

The Minnesota police officer who fatally wounded Philando Castile during a routine traffic stop last year will head to trial Tuesday. USA TODAY reports that... Read More

LaQuan McDonald

Lawyer for Cop Who Killed Laquan McDonald Wants Murder Charge Dropped

by #teamEBONY

A lawyer representing the Chicago police officer charged in Laquan McDonald’s shooting death is asking that the first-degree murder charge be dismissed. Attorney Daniel... Read More

Man Who Killed NFL Star Will Smith Convicted

Man Who Killed NFL Star Will Smith Convicted

by #teamEBONY

The man who fatally shot retired New Orleans Saints defensive leader Will Smith faces a sentence of up to 40 years in prison after... Read More

Roof

Murder Trial Begins for Charleston Shooting Suspect

by Shantell E. Jamison

The federal death penalty trial for Dylann Roof, the 22-year-old White man who fatally wounded nine Black worshipers in a Charleston, SC, church last... Read More

Jury to View Scene of Sam DuBose Shooting

Jury to View Scene of Sam DuBose Shooting

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An Ohio jury is on its way to view the scene where the fatal police shooting of Sam DuBose occurred. Hamilton County Judge Megan Shanahan... Read More

HUDSON FAMILY TRIAL:
William Balfour is Guilty–Not Englewood

HUDSON FAMILY TRIAL:
William Balfour is Guilty--Not Englewood

by Natalie Y. Moore

Oscar-winner Jennifer Hudson never liked her former brother-in-law. Not even when the two attended the same elementary school. Years later William Balfour charmed his... Read More