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Renisha Mcbride Dearborn Heights

Seeking Transformative Justice in Ferguson, Dearborn, and Beyond

Sheila A. Bedi | Posted 11.03.2014 | Black Voices
Sheila A. Bedi

Justice for Michael Brown, for Renisha, for Trayvon, for Eric requires that we confront and acknowledge the legacy of racial hatred and violence that infects our communities and has launched the epidemics of criminalization, brutal, abusive policing and mass incarceration.

Prosecutor To Discuss Pursuing Charges In Renisha McBride Shooting

AP | JEFF KAROUB | Posted 11.15.2013 | Black Voices

DETROIT (AP) — A lawyer for the family of a woman shot to death on a suburban Detroit porch says the homeowner should have dialed 911 before pulling...

LISTEN: Police Audio From Night Of Teen's Shooting

The Huffington Post | Kate Abbey-Lambertz | Posted 11.12.2013 | Black Voices

In a contentious case where few details have been released, audio from a police dispatcher and a partial timeline of the hours before Renisha McBride'...

Justice for the Silenced

Rev. Al Sharpton | Posted 01.23.2014 | Black Voices
Rev. Al Sharpton

Renisha McBride's death is a tragedy that simply didn't have to take place. It raises many questions about preconceptions, bias, profiling, motive and more -- all of which need to be thoroughly examined and investigated.

Kate Abbey-Lambertz

Lawyer For Man Implicated In Renisha McBride Shooting Speaks Out | Kate Abbey-Lambertz | Posted 11.08.2013 | Black Voices

DETROIT -- The lawyer for a man implicated in the shooting of 19-year-old Renisha McBride believes evidence will show her client's actions were "justi...

Kate Abbey-Lambertz

Homeowner Claims Shotgun Accident In Killing Of Teen Who May Have Been Seeking Help | Kate Abbey-Lambertz | Posted 11.12.2013 | Black Voices

More than 100 people in Dearborn Heights, Mich., demonstrated outside the police station Thursday night, saying they hoped to pressure authorities to ...