Cop Who Killed Walter Scott to Get Retrial

Cop Who Killed Walter Scott to Get Retrial

by #teamEBONY

A former South Carolina police officer whose trial ended in a mistrial after murdering a Black motorist will go on trial for a second... Read More

Rubin 'Hurricane' Carter

Lessons about Rubin “Hurricane” Carter’s Life

by #teamEBONY

A lawyer who knew Hurricane Carter writes on the lessons his life taught about the dangers of racism and the strength of the human... Read More

Marissa Alexander

July 28 New Date for Marissa Alexander’s Trial

by #teamEBONY

On Thursday, January 30, Marissa Alexander was granted a request to have her trial rescheduled for July 28th. Alexander's attorney, Bruce Zimet, said the... Read More

Marissa Alexander remains on house arrest, won’t go back to prison

Marissa Alexander to Stay on House Arrest

by The Grio

Marisa Alexander is free to go home. No jail time, but she remains on home detention. Her new trial is set for March 31st.... Read More

Angela Corey seeks vindication in Marissa Alexander case

Marissa Alexander Still in Prison Despite Being Granted New Trial

by The Grio

Despite the potentially difficult public relations stemming from the 20-year prison sentence handed down to Marissa Alexander, the 32-year-old Jacksonville mother of three who... Read More

Judge orders new trial for Marissa Alexander in Florida self-defence case

New Trial Date Set for Marissa Alexander

by #teamEBONY

A Florida woman whose controversial conviction and 20-year sentence for firing a warning shot at an abusive ex-husband were recently overturned must remain in... Read More

Marissa Alexander

Marissa Alexander Granted New Trial

by Huffington Post

A Florida appeals court is ordering a new trial for a woman sentenced to 20 years to prison after she fired a warning shot... Read More