Wednesday, July 18, 2018

Tag: benjamin crump

Florida Cops Accused of Shackling Pregnant Black...

A Florida woman says she never thought she'd be a victim of police brutality after she was allegedly shackled and beaten by officers in...

Michael Brown’s Family Files Wrongful Death Lawsuit...

After hinting at it for months, the parents of slain teen Michael Brown filed a wrongful-death lawsuit Thursday against the city of Ferguson, which...

The Walter Scott Killing Begs the Question,...

The video in the Walter Scott killing revealing how police officer Michael Slager lied about the circumstances of the shooting is the holy grail...

Howard Morgan Survived 28 Bullets From Chicago...

Former police officer Howard Morgan, who was shot 28 times—21 times in the back—by Chicago cops and then sentenced to 40 years in prison,...

Is St. Louis Prosecutor Making Sure He...

While the St. Louis County grand jury empaneled to consider the Michael Brown killing is hearing evidence that corroborates the account of Ferguson police...

Officer Who Killed Michael Brown Draws More...

There has been a national outpouring of support for slain teenager Michael Brown in the form of protests, editorials, social-media commentaries—but it appears that...

Autopsy Reveals Michael Brown Shot 6 Times...

As Missouri Gov. Jay Nixon called in the National Guard following another night of angry protests in Ferguson, one of the nation's most well-respected...

Parents of Kendrick Johnson Push for Justice,...

The question of how Kendrick Johnson died, which has consumed his family since the 17-year-old Georgia athlete was found dead inside a rolled-up gym...

Trayvon’s Dad Tracy Martin ‘Still in Disbelief’...

Tracy Martin, father of slain teen Trayvon Martin, said on NBC's "Today" that he was "still in disbelief" that a six-woman jury acquitted George...

Judge to Sequester Jury During Zimmerman Trial

The jurors chosen in the George Zimmerman murder trial will be sequestered during the proceedings, putting them out of contact with the outside world,...

Zimmerman Lawyers Apologize for Error Describing Trayvon...

Attorneys for accused murderer George Zimmerman acknowledged over the weekend that they went too far in erroneously describing a video of a fight they...

Trayvon Martin’s Lawyer Reacts to Zimmerman’s Lawyer...

MSNBC’s Al Sharpton followed up on his interview with George Zimmerman‘s attorney Thursday by speaking with the lawyer for the family of the teenager...

Attorneys in Trayvon Case: Social Media set...

Social media has set a precedent in the way the country will engage with high profile cases, the attorneys in the Trayvon Martin shooting...

Trayvon Martin Family Settles with Homeowners Assn....

The family of slain teenager Trayvon Martin have settled a wrongful death claim against the homeowners association in Sanford, Fla., where Martin was killed,...

George Zimmerman Lawyer’s Seeking Trayvon’s School Records

In an unsettling development, the legal team for George Zimmerman is in pursuit of Trayvon Martin's school disciplinary records as part of their defense...

Trayvon Martin Case: George Zimmerman And Stand...

The case of Trayvon Martin’s tragic death continue to gain ground as more information is uncovered surrounding the final moments of the teenager's life....