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Baltimore Officials Unanimously Approve $6.4 Million Settlement With Freddie Gray’s Family

Baltimore Officials Unanimously Approve $6.4 Million Settlement With Freddie Gray’s Family

Baltimore officials on Wednesday unanimously approved a multi-million-dollar wrongful death settlement with the family of Freddie Gray, a black man who died earlier this year while in police custody. A day earlier, officials settled in court for $6.4 million. But the amount had to be approved by the city’s Board of Estimates, which oversees spending. […]

Army Soldier Goes Into Police Custody To Serve 2 Days – Mysteriously Dies In Custody (VIDEO)

Army Soldier Goes Into Police Custody To Serve 2 Days – Mysteriously Dies In Custody (VIDEO)

It’s almost too unbearable to take in. Another case of police attacking and killing an unarmed black man. This time the victim is a 26-year old Army soldier who was serving active duty at Fort Bliss, in Texas. Sgt. James Brown reported to the El Paso County Jail to serve a two-day DWI sentence. He […]

Eric Holder Delivers His Prison Reform Plan (Video)

Eric Holder Delivers His Prison Reform Plan (Video)

United States Attorney General Eric Holder is calling for huge changes in the American criminal justice system in an effort to take on the issue of prison overcrowding, in a speech he delivered to the American Bar Association in San Francisco. “Too many Americans go to too many prisons for far too long and for […]

Supreme Court Orders California to Release Thousands of Prisoners

Supreme Court Orders California to Release Thousands of Prisoners

On Friday, the United States Supreme Court turned down the request made by California Governor Jerry Brown to delay the release of 10,000 inmates due to prison over crowding. Justice Antonin Scalia and Justice Samuel Alito feel this may lead to a serious crime wave throughout the state. Via NBC: The U.S. Supreme Court refused […]