Category Archives: Criminal Justice

Open Thread | What Is Possible With Progressive Prosecutors

  I felt like crying, reading this story. For so many reasons. 3CHICS has long been a supporter of Ms. Mosby. We watched as she took so many hits trying to get justice for Freddie Gray. We thought that we … Continue reading

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Tuesday Open Thread | And Folks Have To Wonder Why Some Have A Fundamental Distrust of Law Enforcement?😡

I know that this happens, but, it’s still outrageous.😠😠   Police decided they would arrest Tyrone Allen for a series of bank robberies. Problem – he didn’t fit the suspect’s description. He has prominent facial tattoos. The suspect had none. … Continue reading

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Tuesday Open Thread | Sometimes Justice Prevails, Even Though Delayed

Thank you to SG2 for pointing out this case. Sometimes, the truth does come out. I was always skeptical of the Death Penalty, because, like so much of the American Justice System, it was doled out on a skewed anti-Black … Continue reading

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Thursday Open Thread | Stop it, Van Jones. Stop Trying to Normalize This Administration

Van Jones has been trying to shin and grin, giving cover to the Dolt45 Adminstration, talking about some bullshyt ‘Prison Reform’. Thinks that he can shame those of us who know that it’s a piece of garbage to shut up. … Continue reading

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Wednesday Open Thread | Michael Cohen’s Business Partner Agrees to Cooperate as Part of Plea Deal

Michael Cohen’s Business Partner Agrees to Cooperate as Part of Plea Deal By Danny Hakim, William K. Rashbaum and Vivian Wang May 22, 2018 A significant business partner of Michael D. Cohen, President Trump’s personal lawyer, has quietly agreed to … Continue reading

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Wednesday Open Thread

Happy HUMP day, Everyone. REPOST- Remember, #45 spewing “DUE PROCESSS”

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Ex-Cop Michael Slager sentenced to 20 years in prison for killing Walter Scott

Thank God for Feidin Santana filming the shooting of #WalterScott. If not for his video #MichaelSlager would have gotten away with murder. May God’s grace, mercy and DIVINE protection be with him. May God’s tender mercies comfort the hearts of … Continue reading

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