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No indictment in Sandra Bland case

22 Dec

A grand jury has decided not to indict anyone in the case of Sandra Bland: http://www.africanamericanreports.com/2015/12/no-indictment-in-sandra-bland-case.html

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Marissa Alexander freed!

28 Jan

Marissa Alexander, a Florida woman who says she fired a warning shot at her abusive husband was released from a Jacksonville jail on Tuesday under a plea deal that capped her sentence to the three years she had already served. – See more at: http://www.africanamericanreports.com/2015/01/marissa-alexander-freed.html

Mandatory Minimums

Woman gives racist answers to avoid jury duty. Judge not amused.

7 Apr

Woman gives racist answers to avoid jury duty. Judge not amused.

Was she trying to get out of jury duty? Or when she wrote in the questionnaire that “African-Americans, Hispanics and Haitians” are the three people I admire the least — is that how she really felt? Well the presiding judge was not amused and had a liitle surprise for her.

Find out what that was: http://aareports.com/2011/04/woman-gives-racist-answers-to-avoid.html

Positive Black People: Sheneese Starr Founder of The In Your Face Movement

2 Feb

Positive Black People: Sheneese Starr Founder of The In Your Face Movement

Far too often many people in black communities notice problems &  wait for someone else to fix them.  Then there are those who are tired of ” waiting for Superman” & say to themselves, “I Should “. Sheneese Starr is one of the latter. She is trying to enlighten us all to the effect the Industrial Prison Complex has had on Black America thru her In Your Face Movement.

 Read our interview http://goo.gl/fb/y6CPx

Roderick L. Ireland, Masschusetts first black chief justice

5 Nov

Roderick L. Ireland, Masschusetts first black chief justice

Deval Patrick, the first black governor of Massachusetts, on Thursday nominated Roderick L. Ireland to be the first African-American chief justice of the state’s Supreme Judicial Court.

Read more: http://aareports.com/2010/11/roderick-l-ireland-massachusetts-first.html