Cosby Trial: Judge to Let 5 More Accusers Testify

Cosby Trial: Judge to Let 5 More Accusers Testify

by Shantell E. Jamison   Mar 16, 2018

A Pennsylvania judge ruled Thursday that five more of Bill Cosby’s accusers will have the option of testifying against him during his retrial for... Read More

Cosby Trial to Last At Least One Month, Judge Says

Cosby Trial to Last At Least One Month, Judge Says

by Shantell E. Jamison   Mar 06, 2018

Famed comedian and actor Bill Cosby’s sexual assault trial will last at least a month, twice as long as the last one, NBC reports.... Read More

Bill Cosby

Bill Cosby Trial: Prosecutors Want to Put 19 Others on Stand

by Shantell E. Jamison   Jan 18, 2018

Prosecutors who are preparing for the sexual assault retrial against famed actor and comedian, Bill Cosby, want to call 19 other accusers to display... Read More

Cop Who Killed Walter Scott to Get Retrial

Cop Who Killed Walter Scott to Get Retrial

by #teamEBONY   Dec 30, 2016

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   Apr 21, 2014

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   Feb 05, 2014

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   Jan 10, 2014

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   Nov 14, 2013

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   Nov 01, 2013

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   Sep 26, 2013

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