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Family of Inmate Who Died of Dehydration Reaches $6 Million Settlement

Family of Inmate Who Died of Dehydration Reaches $6 Million Settlement

The family of a 33-year-old Black man who died in police custody in Milwaukee has…

Black Grad Student Arrested for ‘Stealing’ His Own Car Awarded $1.25M

Lawrence Crosby, the doctoral student who was pulled over for ‘stealing’ his own car, has reached a settlement for $1.25M.

Family of Nathaniel Harris Pickett Jr. Awarded $33.5 Million

The family of a mentally ill Black man who was fatally shot by a California…

Trouble in Paradise? #PrisonBae Agrees to Child Support Arrangement

A couple of years ago, the Internet went NUTS over Jeremy Meeks. It didn’t matter…

Mary J. Blige Reaches Divorce Settlement with Kendu Isaacs

Mary J. Blige has been riding high on the success of Mudbound and her two…

Washington D.C. Reaches Settlement With Family of Terrence Sterling

The family of an unarmed Black man killed by a Washington D.C. cop has settled…

Family of Philando Castile Reaches $3 Million Settlement

The family of a Minnesota Black man who was fatally shot by a police officer…

Voter Suppression

Voter Suppression Still Hiding Out in Rural Areas

While the new administration continues to focus on unsubstantiated claims of vote fraud, across the…

Officer Involved sandra bland

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…

Akai Gurley

Family of Akai Gurley Wins Millions in Settlement with NYC

The family of a man who was shot to death in a Brooklyn, N.Y., housing…