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North Carolina Juror Speaks out Declaring Police Shooting Victim was Placed on Trial as Protests Continue Over Mistrial

North Carolina Juror Speaks out Declaring Police Shooting Victim was Placed on Trial as Protests Continue Over Mistrial

Willie Ferrell (brother of killed Jonathan Ferrell) stands in downtown Charlotte, NC in a "die in" protest of his brothers death. Protests continued on Saturday following Friday's mistrial of a North Carolina cop who shot and killed an unarmed man looking for help following a car acc ...
Maryland Man Executed by Police in Walmart Parking Lot in Front of Wife

Maryland Man Executed by Police in Walmart Parking Lot in Front of Wife

A trip to Walmart took a tragic turn after an unarmed man with a "failure to appear" warrant was recognized by a police officer and killed in front of his devastated wife.  As she frantically tried to stop the bleeding, the officer allegedly threatened to shoot her as well. The heartb ...
St. Louis County Police Kill Another Young Man as Militarized Cops Return to Streets with Chemical Weapons

St. Louis County Police Kill Another Young Man as Militarized Cops Return to Streets with Chemical Weapons

In St. Louis on Wednesday, a search – which witnesses are claiming was a no-knock raid – turned deadly, claiming the life of Mansur Ball-Bey. True to what we have grown to expect, the subsequent protest was not handled well by the St. Louis County police department, who perpetually se ...
New Orleans Man Shot by Cop After She Turned Off Bodycam Files Lawsuit

New Orleans Man Shot by Cop After She Turned Off Bodycam Files Lawsuit

A man who was shot in the head by a New Orleans police officer moments after she turned off her bodycam last August has filed a federal civil rights lawsuit. The shooting of Armond Bennett, who was 26 at the time, was kept quiet by the department for two days, which the former superin ...