In 1997, Duane Buck was sentenced to death for the murder of his former girlfriend and a man. Now his lawyer, of the NAACP Legal Defense and Education Fund, is fighting for a new sentencing hearing free of racial bias that could save his life.
Mumia Abu-Jamal Speaks Out from Jail on New Pennsylvania Law Silencing Prisoners
democracynow wrote: http://democracynow.org - Pennsylvania Republican Gov. Tom Corbett is set to sign into law a bill critics say will trample the free speech rights of prisoners. Last week, lawmakers openly said they passed the legislation as a way to target one of the state's most well-known prisoners: journalist and former Black Panther, Mumia Abu-Jamal, who was convicted in 1982 of killing of a Philadelphia police officer, but has long maintained his innocence.
Stephen Zappala's "Eighteen" Highlights Sandra Bland, Walter Scott Deaths
In this ad for Stephen Zappala, the prosecutor for Pennsylvania Attorney General, Zappala shows Sandra Bland's arrest, Walter Scott's shooting death and Janay Rice lying on the floor of an elevator after being assaulted by Ray Rice.
Get ready for The Wiz Live!, starring Queen Latifah, Mary J. Blige, Shanice Williams, David Alan Grier, Ne-Yo, Elijah Kelley, Common and more, Thursday, December 3 at 8/7c on NBC. " Subscribe for More: http://bit.ly/NBCSub " Watch The Wiz Live! Thursday December 3 8/7c on NBC!
President Barack Obama says he's pledging all needed federal assistance in responding to a weekend shooting rampage in western Michigan. He says the area was "terrorized by gun violence" and families are shattered. (Associated Press)
The Wiz Live! - Get Ready for the Live Event of the Season on December 3! (Preview)
Get ready for The Wiz Live!, starring Queen Latifah, Mary J. Blige, Common, Ne-Yo, David Alan Grier, Elijah Kelley, Stephanie Mills, Amber Riley, Uzo Aduba and Shanice Williams as Dorothy. Watch The Wiz Live!, Thursday, December 3 at 8/7c on NBC. " Create Your Meme Here: http://www.theresnoplacelikemyhome.com " Subscribe for More: http://bit.ly/NBCSub " Watch The Wiz Live!