Activist Kimberly Davis came to UNC’s campus Monday night to speak about her family’s long struggle to prove the innocence of her brother, who was executed by the state of Georgia in 2011.
Month: March 2018
Last year 12,666 people were forcibly deported from the UK – an average of nearly 35 people every day, often on commercial flights filled with holidaymakers, families and business travellers.
Relatives, activists and Sacramento officials are questioning why police shot at an unarmed black man 20 times, killing him, when he turned out to be holding only a cellphone in his grandparents’ backyard.
Pte Benton was found with five bullets in his chest, shortly after he had been told he was to be discharged from the Army. He was the first of four young soldiers to die of gunshot wounds at the Surrey barracks between 1995 and 2002.
A Minneapolis police officer who shot and killed a woman in July has been booked on charges of third-degree murder and second-degree manslaughter. Damond was shot on 15 July, minutes after she called 911 to report a possible sexual assault.
The Crown Prosecution Service (CPS) today announced its decision not to prosecute the police officer who fatally shot Jermaine Baker in December 2015. His mother said; “My family and I have had a long and painful wait for this decision.”
More than 60 years have passed since Ruth Ellis was hanged for the murder of her lover and became the last woman to be executed in Britain. Since then there have been countless books, plays, television and radio dramas about her case.
Tippa Naphtali, the cousin of Mikey Powell (who died in the custody of West Midlands Police in September 2003) and founder of campaigning news group 4WardEverUK, has issued the latest update on changes to the National Family Fund appeal.