Tuesday, January 23, 2018
Tags Jail

Tag: jail

Even with Marijuana Decriminalization, Blacks Are Still...

New Orleans' new marijuana law purports to be more lenient toward nonviolent offenders, but — unsurprisingly — it still disproportionately targets the Black community. Susan Guidry, councilwoman...

Maryland Governor Orders Closure of ‘Worst Prison...

President Barack Obama recently became the first sitting president to visit a prison. Obama’s visit was designed to draw attention to the problem of...

Lauryn Hill Addresses Tax Evasion Charges

Two months ago Lauryn Hill issued a statement via Tumblr to address her arrest on tax evasion charges and she hasn't said much since....

For Too Many Black Men, Prison Feels...

Earlier this week, I was arrested and placed in the Atlanta City Jail. Mug shot. Finger-printed. “Random” stop. My crime: Traffic violation. From 1996....

Conrad Murray: ‘Release Me From Prison Or...

First Floyd Mayweather, and now Conrad Murray, the doctor convicted for being liable for the death of music icon Michael Jackson. Attorneys for Murray are...

Floyd Mayweather’s Lawyers Want Him Out Of...

LAS VEGAS – Apparently, prison is not so comfortable for Floyd Mayweather Jr. Go figure. His lawyers are claiming that the undefeated champion boxer may...
x Close