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Glenn Foster, Former New Orleans Saints Player, Dies In Police Custody

His death comes two days after he was arrested on simple assault and robbery charges.
12/07/2021

Minneapolis’ First Black Police Chief Will Retire In January

Medaria Arrandondo served as chief when George Floyd died in police custody.
12/07/2021

Marcus Garvey’s Family Is Requesting A Posthumous Presidential Pardon From Biden Administration

Garvey was convicted in 1923 for mail fraud.
12/07/2021

Black Man Convicted by Jury Deliberating in Courtroom Named and Decorated With Confederate Images To Get New Trial

he jury trying Tim Gilbert’s deliberated with Jefferson Davis’ portrait and antique confederate memorabilia in the background.
12/07/2021

California Couple Sues When Their Home Was Appraised for $500,000 More When Appraiser Thought Homeowner Was White

An appraisal firm valued the home at nearly $1 million, but a second firm increased the appraisal by 50% once African artwork and family pictures were replaced with white illustrations.
12/07/2021

Jaqueline Avant Shooting Suspect Charged With Murder

Aariel Maynor will make his first court appearance on Dec.7 at the Airport Branch Courthouse in Los Angeles County.
12/07/2021

Emmett Till’s Family Reacts To News That DOJ Closing Murder Investigation After 66 Years

The Justice Department said they don’t have enough evidence that Carolyn Bryant lied.
12/06/2021

Texas Sued By Justice Department Over New Redistricting Maps They Claim Discriminate Against Black And Latino Voters

The lawsuit argues the state violated the Voting Rights Act.
12/06/2021