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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

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Eric Holder Comments on George Zimmerman Verdict

16 Jul

Attorney General Eric Holder made remarks about George Zimmerman’s acquittal during a speech to the predominantly African-American Delta Sigma Theta sorority at Howard University. Watch the video of that speech here: http://aareports.com/2013/07/eric-holder-comments-on-george.html

Special prosecutor: I’ll use Hannity’s interview with George Zimmerman against him

20 Jul

Special prosecutor: I’ll use Hannity’s interview with George Zimmerman against him

Okay here’s one from the “Why you don’t do television interview before your trial on second degree murder charges file”. The special prosecutor on the Trayvon Martin case has already filed notice <a href="that she intends to use Sean Hannity kid glove interview with George Zimmerman against him. Read more here: Special prosecutor: I’ll use Hannity’s interview with George Zimmerman against him

Execution Date Set For Troy Davis

7 Sep

Execution Date Set For Troy Davis

Troy Anthony Davis, the man convicted of killing Savannah Police Officer Mark McPhail in 1989, is set to be executed. A judge signed an order setting an execution for Davis between September 21 and September 28. Learn more: http://aareports.com/2011/09/execution-date-set-for-troy-davis.html

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

Birmingham AL. police caught on tape beating black man

2 Apr

Birmingham AL. police caught on tape beating black man

Check out this shocking video of Birmingham Alabama police beating the hell out of a black man, Travarious Daniel. The video is particularly shocking because as the police roll up on him the victim holds his arms out to his sides as if he’s giving up and he still get’s beaten.

Watch the video here: http://aareports.com/2011/04/birmingham-al-police-caught-on-tape.html