Monday, May 20, 2019

Tag: Jordan Edwards

Attorney Lee Merritt Clears His Name After...

Civil rights attorney Lee Merritt announced Friday that he's free to assist victims of police misconduct after a judge dismissed charges accusing him of...

Ousted Republican DA Criticized for Her Handling...

A Black Republican district attorney who was criticized for her handling of the Botham Jean shooting is fighting to remain on the case despite...

Ex-Cop Roy Oliver Sentenced to 15 Years...

DALLAS (AP) — A Texas jury gave a white former police officer too lenient of a punishment when sentencing him to 15 years for...

Sentencing Resumes for Ex-Cop Roy Oliver Who...

DALLAS (AP) — More testimony is expected Wednesday during the sentencing of a former police officer who was convicted of murder for shooting into...

Ex-Texas Cop Who Fired Into a Car...

DALLAS (AP) — A white former police officer was convicted of murder on Tuesday for fatally shooting an unarmed black teenager when he fired...

Witnesses Testify There Was No Reason for...

DALLAS (AP) — Teenagers who witnessed a police shooting that killed a high school freshman in Texas testified on Friday that there was no...

Prosecutor: Officer Who Shot Black Teen In...

DALLAS (AP) — A former Texas police officer accused of killing a black teenager was angry, out of control and "trigger happy" when he...

Dallas-Area Former Cop Indicted on Murder Charge...

DALLAS (AP) — A white former Texas police officer has been indicted on a murder charge in the April shooting death of a black...

Zoë Kravitz Admits to Struggling to Accept...

Actress Zoë Kravitz may seem like she's always been confident about who she is, but she admits there was a time that she struggled...

Everette Twins Recall Horrifying Memories of the...

Texas teen Jordan Edwards' friends can't stop thinking about the night he was shot and killed by a policeman and they're hoping justice will be served. Twins...

Family Sues Texas Officer, Department In 15-Year-Old’s...

DALLAS (AP) — The family of a black 15-year-old shot and killed by a white suburban Dallas police officer has sued the officer and...

Former Dallas Officer Free on $300,000 Bond...

DALLAS (AP) — A white Texas police officer who fired into a car of teenagers leaving an unruly party, killing a black 15-year-old passenger,...

Texas Police Officer Faces Murder Charge in...

DALLAS (AP) — A white Texas police officer has been charged with murder in the shooting of a black teenager for which the officer...