Tag Archives: Black Lives Matter

28Apr/15

Gray family attorney calls for reflection, reform amid violence

An attorney for the family of a man who died after being injured in police custody in Baltimore says he is confident that Attorney General Loretta Lynch will address growing concerns about deadly confrontations betweeen mostly white police and black men.

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20Mar/15

Human rights group leads police accountability protest

Amnesty International USA organizes a march across the Brooklyn Bridge, demanding police accountability.

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16Mar/15

20 year old charged with shooting two Ferguson police officers

A 20-year-old man was charged with assault in the first degree for last week’s shooting of two police officers during a protest in the troubled city Ferguson, Missouri.
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12Mar/15

Two police officers shot in Ferguson, Missouri, ambush

St. Louis County’s police chief says there are possible leads in the search for the gunman who shot two officers during a protest in Ferguson, Missouri.
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11Feb/15

Three Mississippi men sentenced for hate crimes

(Next Media Online)- Three men were sentenced to federal prison on Tuesday for the 2011 hate-crime murder of 47-year-old James Craig Anderson. One of the defendants, Deryl Dedmon, 22, was given the longest sentence of 50 years in prison for running over Anderson with his pickup truck and fatally wounding him.
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10Feb/15

NYC cop indicted for fatal stairwell shooting of unarmed man -WSJ

NYPD officer indicted in the death of an unarmed black man who was shot and killed in November.
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