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Judge Lifts Jurors' Gag Order in Breonna Taylor Case

Posted by N. Jamiyla Chisholm on October 21, 2020 2:30PM EDT
Judge Annie O'Connell said in a statement: “There is no doubt that justice requires disclosure of the grand jury proceedings in this case.”

The Government Wants to Charge Protesters With Treason

Posted by N. Jamiyla Chisholm on September 17, 2020 6:15PM EDT
Attorney General William Barr allegedly told federal prosecutors to be aggressive and to use “sedition” laws to crack down on demonstrators.

Report: In Wake of George Floyd's Killing, 115 Protesters Shot in the Head

Posted by N. Jamiyla Chisholm on September 15, 2020 3:28PM EDT
Following Floyd's May 25 death, Physicians For Human Rights created a database of demonstrators who reported such injuries — some life-threatening — from rubber bullets and other projectiles.

Rochester Mayor Fires Police Chief Before He Retires

Posted by N. Jamiyla Chisholm on September 15, 2020 2:45PM EDT
"We have a pervasive problem in the Rochester Police Department," said Mayor Lovely Warren after the police-involved death of Daniel Prude, a naked Black man in mental distress.