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EBONY Exclusive: EBONY Talks With Geneva Reed-Veal, Mother of Sandra Bland

Sandra Bland would have celebrated her 32nd birthday in 2019. Instead we sadly remember her untimely death on July 13, 2019. We are revisiting this 2016 interview with Sandra Bland’s mother, Geneva Reed-Veal and former Editor Shantell Jamison.

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Former EBONY writer and editor Jamilah Lemieux published this powerful opinion piece on July 16, 2015, just days after Bland was found dead in a Texas jail in Waller County.

Sandra Bland's Own Recording of 2015 Traffic Confrontation Surfaces

Sandra Bland’s Own Recording of 2015 Traffic Confrontation Surfaces

The arresting trooper can be heard threatening Bland in the newly released video.

Black Man Found Hanging in Same Jail Where Sandra Bland Died

Texas Rangers are investigating the incident which took place in the same jail where Sandra Bland died.

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

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

The death of Sandra Bland left both the public and her family with unanswered questions…

Sandra Bland Act Signed Into Law By Texas Governor

Texas Gov. Greg Abbott signed into law a measure that seeks to prevent the circumstances…

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Police Accountability Measures Removed from ‘Sandra Bland Act’

The state of Texas is still feeling the effects from the 2015 death of Sandra…

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In Brief: Sandra Bland’s Mom Backs Police Reform Bill, Man on United Flight Speaks

Sandra Bland’s Mother Promotes Police Reforms in Texas Geneva Reed-Veal, whose daughter Sandra Bland died…

Road to Sandra Bland's alma mater named for her

Sandra Bland Act Would Revamp Profiling Laws in Texas

The first sweeping police overhaul proposed in Texas following a Black woman’s 2015 death in…

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Sandra Bland’s Family Reaches Settlement, Wins Commitments to Reform

Attorneys for Sandra Bland’s family say a settlement has been reached in their civil suit…