A grand jury originally bestowed the family the $38 million in 2018, but a Baltimore County Circuit Court judge upturned the decision. The most recent ruling overturned the judge’s order.
I can’t watch the video, the still shots are too much for Me. Reading his last words are too much to bear. “I can’t breathe”, I read the words in the voice of Alton Sterling, then again in the voice of Eric Garner.
The detective was taped on Reed’s Facebook Live saying, “I think it’s going to be a closed casket, homie.”
Baltimore residents finally saw a rouge cop brought to justice for a crime committed behind the badge. Wesley Cagle was sentenced to 12 years for shooting an unarmed suspect who had already been apprehended and secured in handcuffs.
State Of Emergency Declared. Charlotte Residents Riot After Black Man Killed By Police For Having A Gun In An Open Carry State
North Carolina is an open carry state. Owning a gun does not make me a thug or criminal and it shouldn’t make me a hashtag either. But this is America in 2016.
Officer Betty Shelby claiming she feared for her life is no different than a white woman in the 40’s crying out rape because a Black man whistled as he walked by. There were 3-5 officers on the scene when Terrence Crutcher was shot, hands above his head, in cold blood. He was unarmed.
Every Police Shooting Isn’t Murder. National Guard Activated In Milwaukee Riots, Violence and Arrests Follow Police Shooting Of Black Man
What's similar to Gaines and Sylville Smith, both 23, and their death by cop is that they were both justified shootings. Both Gaines and Smith forgot that it's a crime to point a gun at a cop. Some people have forgotten that it is the job of police officers to protect us everyday citizens from lawbreakers.
A cop can easily get away with shooting whoever he wants if the ones investigating him, the ones prosecuting him, the ones presiding over his case and the jury are his peers and share the same goals. Why can't we share the same goal of building strong communities where this can not happen?
Blue Lives Matter Unless You're Black. 3 Maryland cops killed in the line of duty. 2 White cops now media darlings, Black cop ignored. If the local media isn't holding back this story then who is?
We've seen people of other races commit mass murders, police assaults etc and still manage to make it to court. Don't our black men deserve the same?
The fiancee and friends of an unarmed man killed in a 50-bullet police shooting on his wedding day…