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NNPA Leaders React to “Historic” Verdict in Laquan McDonald Case

New Pittsburgh Courier - 16 Oct 2018
Over the past few years, several cases— including the police-involved deaths of Michael Brown in Ferguson, Missouri; Eric Garner in New York; Tamir Rice in Cleveland; and Freddie Gray in Baltimore — have seen white officers go unpunished for the ...
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“The Trial of the Century” from a Black journalist's view

Black Press USA - 15 Oct 2018
The officers who have gunned down Black males are back patrolling the streets while the names of their victims have faded: Michael Brown, Eric Garner, Tamir Rice, Freddie Gray, Alton Sterling and Philandro Castro. The list goes on and on. They left ...
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Former Police Officers on the Impact of Van Dyke's Conviction

Chicago Tonight | WTTW - 11 Oct 2018
We discuss that divide with three former police officers: Brian Warner, a former Chicago police officer and the founder of Chicago Police Survivors, a group of current and retired officers who have survived traumatic incidents; Mike Brown, a former ...
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Correction: Chicago Police-Laquan McDonald-BLM Story

U.S. News & World Report - 06 Oct 2018
In a story Oct. 6 about the conviction of a white Chicago police officer in the death of black teenager Laquan McDonald, The Associated Press erroneously reported that another black teen, Michael Brown, was killed by a white officer in Missouri in ...
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Faith leaders, activists look forward after Van Dyke verdict

WGN-TV - 07 Oct 2018
In instances around the country, police shootings of young black men have been racially explosive, and have sparked violence — like in Ferguson, Missouri, when a grand jury decided not to indict the officer who killed Michael Brown in 2014, and in ...
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Chicago verdict raises hope of police being held accountable

WRGB - 06 Oct 2018
Several cases in the past few years — including the shootings of Michael Brown in Ferguson, Missouri; Eric Garner in New York; Tamir Rice in Cleveland; and Freddie Gray in Baltimore — have ended in disappointment for many in the black community, ...
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Liggins' defense witnesses raise prospect of another suspect

Waterloo Cedar Falls Courier - 18 Sep 2018
Former Scott County Attorney Bill Davis, left, who originally tried Stanley Liggins, talks with Assistant Scott County Attorney Julie Walton and current Scott County Attorney Michael Walton on Sept. 24, 2018, after a mistrial was declared in Liggins ...
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Chapter 5: On Trial

Charlotte Observer (blog) - 16 Oct 2018
Media trucks and tents await the start of the Rae Carruth trial in front of the Mecklenburg Criminal Courts Building. National media also swarmed Charlotte for coverage of the trial in which Carruth, a former Carolina Panther, was charged with first ...
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Race central to Chicago case, even if jury doesn't hear it

KRMG - 21 Sep 2018
The shooting of McDonald happened on Oct. 20, 2014, just a few months after a white officer shot 18-year-old Michael Brown in Ferguson, Missouri, leading to months of sometimes-violent protests. In April 2015, the same month Freddie Gray died in police ...
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Real or not ratings: Which NFL surprises will continue?

ESPN - 18 Sep 2018
The verdict: MIRAGE. For most receivers, 18 catches for 160 yards and a touchdown is a good two-game stat line. But Brown leads the league with 33 targets and his longest reception is 22 yards. Coach Mike Tomlin isn't concerned, saying Brown's normal ...
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St. Louis alderwoman sues city over tear gas at protest

Washington Post - 26 Sep 2018
The lawsuit comes a little more than a week after 14 federal lawsuits were filed accusing police of arresting and roughing up innocent protesters, onlookers and journalists during a downtown protest two days after the Stockley verdict. ...
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Trial underway in Chicago police murder of Laquan McDonald

World Socialist Web Site - 27 Sep 2018
At the same time, the killing of McDonald, like that of Michael Brown and others, has been a center of political protest, and has put the entire Democratic Party establishment of Chicago and nationally on edge. A verdict of not guilty will likely ...

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