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Woman Found with Dead Baby in Store Sentenced to 16 Years

A teenage mother who reportedly murdered her newborn, stuffed the baby’s body in a bag…

Meek Mill

Judge Who Sentenced Meek Mill Reportedly Under Investigation

Last week, famed rapper, Meek Mill was sentenced to 2 to 4 years behind bars…

Friend of Dylann Roof Sentenced for Role in Charleston Shooting

A man who brushed off Charleston church shooter, Dylann Roof’s, plan to murder nine African-American…

Flint Water Crisis: Former State Official Ordered to Issue Apology

A state official has been ordered to apologize to Flint residents for her role in…

GA Racists Who Threatened Black Children at Birthday Party Sentenced

A Georgia couple who rode with a Confederate flag-waving group as they made armed threats…

Holding Court: How to Win for Those Who Cannot Fight

Although he has an array of honors to his credit, Bryan Stevenson isn’t your typical…

Dylann Roof

Dylann Roof Won’t Call Witnesses During Sentencing

Dylann Roof, the 22-year-old White man convicted of killing nine Black churchgoers as they worshiped…

Was a Sentencing Too Harsh? A Prisoner’s Mother Says Yes

Doris Proctor remembers her fear 33 years ago as she sat behind her 17-year-old son,…

Former Mississippi Honor Student Sentenced for Trying to Join ISIS

A Mississippi woman who once sought to disguise a planned journey to join ISIS as…

Bill Clinton, “Black Lives” and the Myths of the 1994 Crime Bill

Bill Clinton’s recent confrontation with Black Lives Matter protesters in Philadelphia has rekindled debate about…