Archive for March 21st, 2014

African American Man Arrested For Drinking Ice Tea: Must Take Plea or Go To Trial
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African American Man Arrested For Drinking Ice Tea: Must Take Plea or Go To Trial

In the aftermath Trayvon Martin shooting, a can of iced tea became almost iconic and emblematic of injustice and oppression against African Americans in the South (along with, of course, a bag of Skittles). But while we learned that walking home with a can of iced tea and your hoodie up while it’s raining can get […]

African American Teen Charged With MURDER For Giving Birth To A Stillborn Baby
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African American Teen Charged With MURDER For Giving Birth To A Stillborn Baby

Rennie Gibbs was only 8 months pregnant when she gave birth to Samiya Gibbs. The one month premature baby appears to have been born with her umbilical cord wrapped around her neck. This conclusion of medical examiners and experts who have weighed in on the November 2006 stillbirth, hasn’t swayed prosecutors in Mississippi. The state’s de […]

Man Accused of Child Molesting Tortured For Two Days In the Forest and Left For the Wolves To Eat
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Man Accused of Child Molesting Tortured For Two Days In the Forest and Left For the Wolves To Eat

Hospital workers found that a frostbitten man, driven to them by ATV, had sever fractures to his head, face, and ribs. The 40-year-old’s jaw was broken and dislocated. Still, he was able to barely speak to the two ATV riders who found him during a ride through the woods, about two hours northwest of Green Bay, […]