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Jordan Davis Killing

Yes, It Is About Race

Lisa Bloom | Posted 05.13.2014 | Crime
Lisa Bloom

We're in the midst of a series of high-profile trials of white Americans who fatally shot unarmed African Americans, which we are constantly told are not about race. Not only is this a losing strategy for the prosecution, but it's dishonest.

Jurors Begin Deliberations In Trial For Man Who Killed Teen Over Loud Music

AP | DEREK KINNER | Posted 02.12.2014 | Black Voices

JACKSONVILLE, Fla. (AP) — A 47-year-old Florida man reacted viciously to an argument over loud music with teenagers in a store parking lot and fired...

Janell Ross

Parents Prep For New Legal Battle On What Would Have Been Slain Teen's 18th Birthday

HuffingtonPost.com | Janell Ross | Posted 02.16.2013 | Black Voices

Before his son died, Ron Davis had had just one distant brush with Florida’s gun laws. Right around the time Davis retired from Delta Airlines i...

Janell Ross

Jordan Davis Casualty Of Florida's Lax Gun Laws, Opponents Say

HuffingtonPost.com | Janell Ross | Posted 12.02.2012 | Black Voices

On Saturday, Lucia McBath and Ron Davis buried their 17-year-old son, Jordan Davis. That Davis was killed after an exchange about loud music is not...