Wrongfully Convicted Memphis Man Seeks Compensation Though Parole Board has Rejected Requests Twice
These days, Lawrence McKinney can’t seem to stay still. The 60-year old has spent enough time sitting in one place.
A Memphis, Tennessee, jury convicted McKinney of rape and burglary in 1978. The victim identified him as one of the two men who attacked her in her bedroom. He was sentenced to 115 years.
When he was convicted, McKinney recalled, “I still could not believe it because I thought it was a dream or something.”
Jesse Jackson Jr. Divorces Partner in Crime Wife Sandi Jackson
Chicago’s onetime political power couple appears to be a couple no more.
Former Rep. Jesse Jackson Jr. has filed for divorce from his wife, former Chicago Ald. Sandi Jackson, after 25 years of marriage, Cook County court records show.
Jackson Jr. filed a certificate of dissolution of marriage on Monday, according to the county’s electronic court docket. Citing “irreconcilable differences” with his wife, he began the proceedings to divorce in Cook County in July, as Sandi Jackson was wrapping up a prison term she completed in October.
Man Who’s Girlfriend Sent Him Video of Son’s Lifeless Body Charged with Child Endangerment
A Pennsylvania man was arrested on child endangerment charges because he didn’t call 911 after the mother of his two children threatened to kill them and sent him videos of his son’s lifeless body during two hours’ worth of angry text messages, police said.
UPDATE news on Dec. 13, 2016:
After he waived a preliminary hearing Monday, defense attorney James Sheets said Price is still mourning the death of toddler Andre III.
Black Woman Gets Kicked out of Victoria Secret Because Another Woman was Caught Stealing [VIDEO]
Victoria’s Secret has apologized to a woman who posted a widely viewed video on Facebook saying she was kicked out of an Alabama store because she is black.
Kimberly Houzah says she and another black woman were told to leave the store by someone she thought was a manager. The lingerie giant said the employee is no longer with the company.
Walter Scott’s Murderer Michael Slager Gets Mistrial But Mother Sets Things Straight [VIDEO]
A South Carolina judge on Monday declared a mistrial after a jury deadlocked on whether white former police officer Michael Slager committed murder in the April 2015 shooting death of black motorist Walter Scott.
The jury, which deliberated over four days, said it was unable to reach a unanimous decision on the murder charge or a lesser charge of voluntary manslaughter.
Watch mother tell the people her son will get his just reward.
R&B Singer and Legend Natalie Cole Laid to Rest in Los Angeles [PHOTOS]
Posted Jan 12, 2016:
Hundreds of mourners gathered at West Angeles Church of God in Christ in South Los Angeles to bid farewell to the songstress during a three-hour service marked by touching tributes from famous friends, including Stevie Wonder, who sang an a cappella rendering of The Lord’s Prayer. Chaka Khan and Gladys Knight were in the audience, while the Rev. Jesse Jackson sat on the stage.
Slaves Were Used Once Again: They were counted in slave States to CREATE the Electoral College
Well, well, well! We all learn something new every time we go through some odd current event. Now, we are ecstatic to learn the truth behind the electoral college and how its just another way White America has used Black folk for their advantage and we have no good come out of it for us.
Wikipedia says this about the electoral college:
Jamal Bryant and Singer Tweet in Talks for Reality Show?
We have lost all respect for these so called preachers and them dating and marrying women of the world. Of course anyone can find love and be called to God but men of God like Jamal Bryant and Israel Houghton are just getting their jollies fro this. They do not seem to be interested in exemplifying God in their actions over trying to compete with the world in everything they do.
Tweet found love in 2016 with Pastor Jamal Bryant.