The Breonna Taylor grand jury transcript will be released after a member of the grand jury filed a motion accusing the Kentucky attorney general of possibly distorting the truth (aka lying).
After years of evading criminal charges, the walls are closing in on R Kelly. Following the discovery of a new video tape allegedly showing the R&B singer raping an underage girl, a grand jury has been convened in Illinois, according to sources. Veteran reporter Jim DeRogatis, whose been covering the allegations against Kelly for two […]
According to ABC News, Cosby was convicted by a grand jury of three counts of aggravated indecent assault. The verdict comes just less than a year after another jury was unable to reach a verdict on the charges. Cosby could spend up to 10 years in the slammer and a fine of up to $25,000 […]
An Alabama NAACP branch criticizes a grand jury's decision not to indict a Mobile police officer. The officer fatally shot a Black teen during a traffic stop, and many questions remain about the incident.
The move comes after the fatal shooting of Jamar Clark, the Black man who was killed by two Minneapolis cops last fall. His death sparked months of protests to release the video of his shooting and prosecute the officers involved.
Brian Encinia, The Texas State Trooper who arrested Sandra Bland last year three days before she was found dead in a jail cell, has been indicted for perjury in the case of her death. A Texas grand jury resumed investigation into the arrest of Bland this week. The 28-year-old was found in a Waller County […]
In a Saturday appearance on MSNBC, Samaria Rice, the mother of Tamir Rice, told Melissa Harris-Perry the non-indictment of the Ohio officer who fatally shot her son made her "mad as hell."
A Texas grand jury has decided on Monday (Dec. 21) to not issue any indictments in the mysterious prison cell death of Chicago woman, Sandra Bland. Despite video evidence showing a display of excessive force from the arresting officer, the case now remains at a standstill. Houston NBC affiliate KPRC reports: A Waller County Grand Jury […]
A Delaware police officer has been acquitted of kicking a Black man in the face and breaking his jaw during a 2013 arrest.
"I saw the weapon in his hands coming out of his waistband and the threat to my partner and myself was real and active."
In a month that saw the anniversary of Michael Brown’s death and the 1965 Watts Riots, police officers in Virginia and Georgia have been charged in the…
The holiday season has not gotten off to a happy start for retailers as Black Friday sales have dropped since year. The numbers are not…