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Ramarley Graham Shooting

Christopher Mathias

Ramarley Graham's Mother To Michael Brown's Family: 'It's Gonna Be Hard'

HuffingtonPost.com | Christopher Mathias | Posted 11.25.2014 | Black Voices

NEW YORK -- As a huge crowd of protesters gathered in Union Square Monday night to await the grand jury decision about the officer who shot and killed...

A Heart-Wrenching Conversation Between The Mothers Of Slain Black Teens

HuffPost Live | Rahel Gebreyes | Posted 09.05.2014 | HuffPost Live 321

For the countless black mothers whose children's lives were tragically cut short by gun violence, sometimes the best way to cope is to come together. ...

'We Feel Like We Don't Count," Say Parents Of Teen Killed By White Cop

AP | LARRY NEUMEISTER | Posted 08.20.2014 | Crime

NEW YORK (AP) — The parents of a black 18-year-old man shot to death by a white New York City police officer in 2012 led several dozen supporters on...

Judge Tosses Indictment Against Cop Who Killed Bronx Teen

Posted 05.15.2013 | New York

A Bronx judge Wednesday tossed out an indictment against an NYPD cop who shot and killed a Bronx teen. ABC reports the judge said an assistant dist...

Judge May Dismiss Case Against Cop Who Killed Unarmed Teen

| Posted 05.08.2013 | New York

By Jeff Mays BRONX SUPREME COURT — A judge may throw out the indictment of the NYPD officer who shot and killed Ramarley Graham, based on a conc...

The Bronx Curse and Ramarley Graham

Len Levitt | Posted 11.17.2012 | New York
Len Levitt

A crowd of 100 protestors filled the street outside the Bronx's "Hall of Justice" last Thursday at a brief hearing for Richard Haste, the 31-year-old, white narcotics cop who fatally shot Ramarley Graham, an 18-year-old African-American, last February.

Father Of Ramarley Graham Blasts NYPD Officers Who Cheered Son's Killer (PHOTOS)

Posted 06.14.2012 | New York

The father of Ramarley Graham, the unarmed teen who was shot and killed by NYPD officer Richard Haste in February, expressed his disappointment and an...

Cop Who Killed Unarmed Black Teen Pleads Not Guilty

AP | COLLEEN LONG | Posted 06.13.2012 | New York

NEW YORK -- A police officer was indicted Wednesday in the death of an unarmed drug suspect, the first time a New York City officer has faced criminal...

Cop Charged In Shooting Of Unarmed 18-Year-Old

AP | TOM HAYS | Posted 08.12.2012 | New York

NEW YORK — A New York Police Department officer has been indicted in the shooting in February of an unarmed man who was pursued into his Bronx h...

String Of Incidents Being Compared To Trayvon Martin Shooting

AP | The Associated Press | Posted 04.04.2012 | Black Voices

-- Since the Trayvon Martin shooting, celebrities, civil rights activists and families have been using the case to push for the resolution of what th...

John Rudolf

New York Police 'Went Too Far' In Slaying Of Unarmed Teen

HuffingtonPost.com | John Rudolf | Posted 12.04.2012 | Crime

NEW YORK -- A week after police shot to death an unarmed 18-year-old in his grandmother's Bronx apartment, questions continue to swirl around the aggr...