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Tamir Rice and America's Legal Crisis
Paul Brandeis Raushenbush
Former Executive Editor Of Global Spirituality and Religion, T...
To the average person looking at the simple facts of the case, there was enough evidence in each of these cases to proceed with a trial. And yet, here we are, shaking our heads, wondering how the pursuit of justice was thwarted yet again.
Nas Shares Passionate Instagram Post About Racial Inequality
The Fight Over Eric Garner Grand Jury Records Continues
The Fight To Release The Eric Garner Grand Jury Records Is Still Alive
Fight To Release Eric Garner Grand Jury Records Moves To Court
Nas Explains How Police Misconduct Exposes America's Weakness
Eric Garner Memorial Burns Down On MLK Day
Lawyers March For Release Of Eric Garner Grand Jury Records
It's Patrick Lynch, Not Mayor De Blasio, from Whom an Apology Is Due
Civil rights lawyer with longstanding focus on law enforcement...
Mayor de Blasio never ran for Mayor of the City on an "anti-police" platform; once elected, Mayor de Blasio has never thrown police officers under the bus; and Mayor de Blasio most certainly does not have blood of the fallen officers on his hands.
Prosecutor Daniel Donovan Invokes Eric Garner's Family While Defending Grand Jury
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Judge Agrees To Consider Releasing Eric Garner Grand Jury Records
Judge Could Decide To Release Eric Garner Grand Jury Documents
By Reuters, Reuters
(Recasts with judge setting date for oral arguments, response from district attorney's office, comment from Garner's mother
The Real Prejudice Behind the Garner/Brown Decisions
Two-time Emmy Award-Winning Correspondent, Attorney, On-Air Le...
While media coverage has focused on the growing discontent over race/police relations in this country, the decisions also shed an important light on the prejudice inherent in this country's grand jury proceedings. I'm speaking from a procedural perspective.
It's Camera Time
William Lynch III
Vice President, New Business Initiatives, Bill Lynch Associate...
Already, the evidence is pouring in that police body cameras are helpful for police and civilians. When police officers are accountable to a video camera monitoring them, it appears to make a big change in their behavior.
Calls To End 'Broken Windows' Policing In NYC Get Louder After Garner Decision
Congressional Staffers Walk Out In Protest Of Police Killings
Ryan J. Reilly
Eric Garner's Value
Ekow N. Yankah
Professor of Law at Cardozo School of Law
Just as no person of good faith denies the extraordinary challenges and heroisms of being a police officer, no person willing to listen should ignore the times we shield our eyes, hurrying past a police officer demeaning and humiliating someone, usually poorer and too often a person of color.
WATCH: 7 Times Black Male Comedians Warned Against Police Brutality Years Ago
England Has Avoided Eric Garners And Michael Browns By Doing What The U.S. Won't
New York City Council Members Block Traffic In Manhattan, Chant 'I Can't Breathe!'
Choking on the Truth: Race, Justice, and the Thin Blue Line
Historian, professor, education activist and author of Teachin...
Given the current discussion on ways to restore harmony to police-community relations, it is worth revisiting the history. In November of 1993, the New York City Police Department officially banned the use of chokeholds.
White Christians Are Taking A Stand
The Grand Jury When It Comes to Ferguson and Staten Island
New York State and Federal Criminal Defense Attorney
While the impetus behind the highly charged reactions to these grand jury decisions and racial arguments warrant real debate and focus, an equally glaring issue in the Brown and Garner cases is the way in which the district attorneys presented the cases to their respective grand juries.
Gabrielle Union: Lack Of Compassion About Eric Garner Makes Me Fear For My Family
Harvard's Black Students Pen Powerful Response To Grand Jury Decisions
George W. Bush: It's 'Sad' Race Continues To Be So Divisive
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