Cyntoia Brown and Juvenile Justice; Child Sex Victim Serving Life for Murder

Cyntoia Denise Brown is currently serving life in prison. At the age of sixteen, she was convicted of first-degree felony murder, and especially aggravated robbery....

Under Arrest? Know Your Rights, Use Your Rights: Miranda Warnings Part 3

If you read Part 1 and Part 2 of this series, then you know your rights under Miranda. Now, let's talk about how to...

Under Arrest? Know Your Rights, Use Your Rights: Miranda Warnings Part 2

This is the second part of a three-part series on Miranda Warnings. You can find Part One here.  Have you ever been arrested? Have the...

Black Playwright Calls Police but “Follows the Script” to Stay Safe; Remembering NJ Racial...

Black Playwright James Scruggs portfolio of work focuses on race, racism, supremacy, and privilege.  The witty, no-holds-barred dramatist is no stranger to any plot,...

Under Arrest? Know Your Rights, Use Your Rights: Miranda Warnings Part 1

The Supreme Court of the United States requires police officers to read Miranda warnings before interrogating a citizen. Miranda is so well known that...

Bizarre Twist: Attempted Murder Suspect Steven Walcott Jr. Requests a Longer Prison Sentence

In an odd move, murder suspect Steven Walcott Jr. rejected a plea deal and asked for a longer sentence. Walcott appeared in court to face...

Better Dead than Gay?; Nevada Father Wendell Melton Charged with Killing 14-year-old Son

A 14-year-old child is dead, and shockingly, the Nevada police arrested the father, Wendell Melton for the murder.  Wendell Demetrius Melton faces charges of...

#JusticeforJazzy; Hartford PD Recommends Hate Crime Charge For Vindictive Roommate

If you haven't heard about the #JusticeforJazzy movement, where have you even been? Brianna Brochu (18) made national news after a disgusting Instagram post went...

Know Your Rights; NAACP Issues Travel Warning Against American Airlines

On Tuesday, the NAACP announced a travel advisory urging African-American passengers to be cautious when traveling with American Airlines. The civil rights organization said they...

No One is Above The Law: Ex-Philadelphia District Attorney Seth Williams Sentenced to Prison

Former District Attorney Rufus Seth Williams will spend 5 years in prison. He pleaded guilty to accepting bribes, according to CBS News. His tenure...