Eyewitnesses to the shooting report that Brown was killed while attempting to surrender, but police say that Brown assaulted the officer before the shooting.
Author: Kushi Amlak-Sakhu
Almost 1,900 Palestinians, mostly civilians, have been killed since the launch of Israel’s Operation Protective Edge at the beginning of July. What do we know about who died and where they were killed?
The parents of a 13-year-old Milwaukee boy who was fatally shot by an elderly neighbor have won a $1.5 million civil judgment against the convicted killer.
President John Dramani Mahama of Ghana has granted amnesty to 1,104 prisoners in commemoration of 54th Republic Anniversary which fell on 1 July.
After eight years in American and British prisons, Talha Ahsan is free. James Ridgeway and Jean Casella, who run the Solitary Watch website (www.solitarywatch.com) detail the remarkable case of the terrorist who wasn’t.
A federal judge in the U.S. District Court for the Central District of California issued an extraordinary ruling yesterday that California’s death penalty is unconstitutional, vacating Ernest Dewayne Jones’ death sentence.
The Florida Supreme Court is throwing out the conviction of a death row inmate after new DNA evidence raised questions about whether or not he killed a woman nearly 30 years ago.
You’ve surely heard of the botched execution of Clayton Lockett in Oklahoma on Tuesday, in which that inmate’s vein “exploded” after he was given the first drug, the sedative midazolam.