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Jury awards $26M in damages for Unite the Right violence

By Denise Lavoie, Associated Press Legal Affairs Writer A jury ordered 17 white nationalist leaders and organizations to pay more than $26 million in damages...

Chauvin Pleads Not Guilty to Violating Teen’s Civil Rights

By Amy Forliti, Associated Press The former Minneapolis police officer convicted of murder in the death of George Floyd pleaded not guilty Thursday to violating...

Ex-Cop Sentenced to 22 Years in Prison for Killing George Floyd

By Stacy M. Brown NNPA Newswire Senior National Correspondent There will be no probation for former Minneapolis Police Officer Derek Chauvin. The ex-cop received more than a...

Federal Grand Jury Indicts Chauvin, Other Officers in George Floyd Death

By Stacy M. Brown, NNPA Newswire Senior National Correspondent Civil Rights Attorney Ben Crump and members of his team who won a $27 million civil...

Killing of Black Teenager, Quawan “Bobby” Charles, was ‘Emmett Till-like Lynching’ Says Local Residents

By Stacy M. Brown, NNPA Newswire Senior National Correspondent “Many say Charles’ body resembles 14-year-old Emmett Till who was lynched in Mississippi in 1955 after...