Judge

Meek Mill

Meek Mill’s Judge Refuses to Recuse Herself From Case

by Jessica Bennett   Apr 25, 2018

Meek Mill may be a free man, but he’s far from finished dealing with his current legal woes. The Philadelphia rapper will be due... Read More

Judge Mablean Ephriam and Daughter, Taj Paxton, Land Duel Emmy Nominations

Judge Mablean Ephriam and Daughter, Taj Paxton, Land Duel Emmy Nominations

by Jessica Bennett   Apr 02, 2018

Judge Mablean Ephriam and her daughter, Tajamika “Taj” Paxton, exemplify “Black Girl Magic” on the small screen, both having just been nominated for Daytime... Read More

Federal Court: Alabama Town Can’t Leave School District, Citing Racial Motives

Federal Court: Alabama Town Can’t Leave School District, Citing Racial Motives

by Teddy Grant   Feb 14, 2018

An Alabama suburb wanting to form its own school district was dealt a significant blow on Tuesday after a federal court deemed their plans to... Read More

Meek Mill

Judge Who Sentenced Meek Mill Reportedly Under Investigation

by Shantell E. Jamison   Nov 14, 2017

Last week, famed rapper, Meek Mill was sentenced to 2 to 4 years behind bars for repeatedly violating his parole, reports say. The public... Read More

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Exes Reportedly Seek Revenge on Judge in the Worse Way

by #teamEBONY   Jul 12, 2017

There’s nothing like a lover scorned, and one Texas judge is learning that lesson the hard way. Judge Hilary H. Green has been suspended... Read More

Judge Who Presided Over Philando Castile Case Backs Acquittal

Judge Who Presided Over Philando Castile Case Backs Acquittal

by Shantell E. Jamison   Jul 05, 2017

The Minnesota judge who presided over the case against a police officer who fatally shot a 32-year-old Black motorist in July 2016 is publicly... Read More

Cop in Philando Castile Shooting Case Faces Court Hearing

Cop in Philando Castile Shooting Case Faces Court Hearing

by #teamEBONY   Feb 15, 2017

A judge will decide the fate of the suburban Minneapolis police officer charged in the shooting death of Philando Castile last year, in a... Read More

Jeff Sessions

Sen. Jeff Sessions: 5 Things That Should Concern You About Trump’s AG Choice

by Madison J. Gray   Nov 18, 2016

As we watch how the Donald Trump White House will take shape, its important to note the details of who his appointees will be.... Read More

Former Mississippi Honor Student Sentenced for Trying to Join ISIS

Former Mississippi Honor Student Sentenced for Trying to Join ISIS

by #teamEBONY   Aug 12, 2016

A Mississippi woman who once sought to disguise a planned journey to join ISIS as her honeymoon was sentenced by a federal judge on... Read More

With Another Loss in Freddie Gray Case, Prosecution Feels the Pressure

With Another Loss in Freddie Gray Case, Prosecution Feels the Pressure

by Charles Robinson   Jun 23, 2016

Now that Baltimore Police Officer Caesar Goodson, Jr. has been acquitted of all charges involving the death of Freddie Gray, weaknesses in the case... Read More