Sandra Bland Family Seeking Independent Autopsy of Woman Found Dead in Texas Jail

Sandra Bland’s Family Questions Prison Footage in HBO Documentary (VIDEO)

by Jessica Bennett   Apr 17, 2018

The death of Sandra Bland left both the public and her family with unanswered questions they are still asking to this day. Three years... Read More

Meek Mill

Meek Mill Talks Possible Retrial and Encourages Youth to Vote on CNN (VIDEO)

by Jessica Bennett   Apr 17, 2018

Meek Mill is currently serving 2-4 years in a Philadelphia prison, yet he’s one step closer to an early release following the Philadelphia District... Read More

Fabolous Charged With Aggravated Assault Against Emily B; Facing 3-5 Years in Prison

Fabolous Charged With Aggravated Assault Against Emily B; Facing 3-5 Years in Prison

by Jessica Bennett   Apr 03, 2018

Brooklyn rapper Fabolous has officially been charged with one count of aggravated assault and one count of making terroristic threats against longtime girlfriend and... Read More

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Meek Mill Judge Denies Request for Rapper to be Released on Bail

by Jessica Bennett   Apr 02, 2018

Judge Genece Brinkley is sticking to her guns, recently denying Meek Mill the opportunity to post bail in his efforts to walk the streets... Read More

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Meek Mill Interviews for 1st Time from Behind Bars

by Shantell E. Jamison   Mar 15, 2018

In an exclusive interview with Rolling Stone, rapper Meek Mill spoke out for the very first time since being ordered to serve time behind... Read More

Rae Carruth Decides Not to Fight for Custody Of Son He Tried to Kill

Rae Carruth Decides Not to Fight for Custody Of Son He Tried to Kill

by Zahara Hill   Mar 01, 2018

Former NFL player Rae Carruth no longer plans to fight for custody of the son he tried to have killed. The 44-year-old, who has... Read More

John Legend

How John Legend is Supporting Former Inmates

by Shantell E. Jamison   Dec 07, 2017

Teresa Hodge isn’t just an entrepreneur, but a former inmate. And now she can confidently say she has help from John Legend. According to... Read More

How ‘Debtor’s Prisons’ Are Ruining Holidays for Families Across the Nation

How ‘Debtor’s Prisons’ Are Ruining Holidays for Families Across the Nation

by Nusrat Choudury   Dec 06, 2017

The United States may have formally outlawed jailing people for unpaid debts two centuries ago, but in South Carolina—and at least 14 other states, including... Read More

Man Freed From Prison After More Than 45 Years Behind Bars

Man Freed From Prison After More Than 45 Years Behind Bars

by Shantell E. Jamison   Nov 28, 2017

A 65-year-old man who spent more than half of his life behind bars has been freed. TIME reports that at age 19, Wilbur Jones... Read More

Meek Mill

Jay-Z, Kevin Hart & More Show Support After Meek Mill’s 2-4 Year Prison Sentence

by Jessica Bennett   Nov 07, 2017

It wasn’t long ago when hip-hop celebrated the release of Philly MC Meek Mill from prison after an 8-month stint on gun and drug... Read More