Tag Archives: #SandraBland

Wednesday Open Thread | Say Her Name: SANDRA BLAND

We found out yesterday that Sandra Bland recorded her encounter with the police. We find this out THREE YEARS after her death? THREE YEARS??? HOW could it take THREE YEARS for this tape to come out and be noticed. I … Continue reading

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#SandraBland: DPS to Terminate State Trooper #BrianEncinia

Trooper who arrested #SandraBland indicted on perjury charge https://t.co/QBGKqwUHDU https://t.co/94IOQQjSso — CNN Newsroom (@CNNnewsroom) January 7, 2016

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The Brutal Treatment and Heartless Murder of #NatashaMcKenna

Posted in Ametia's Rant, Civil Rights, Corruption, Criminal Justice, Current Events, Department of Justice, discrimination, Domestic Terrorism, Human Rights, Institutional Racism, Jim Crow laws, Justice, JusticeforNatashaMcKenna, JusticeForSandraBland, News, Open Thread, Police bruality, Racism, Rikyrah's Rant, SG2's Rant | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , | 75 Comments

Thursday Open Thread | Armed Black Panthers protest #SandraBland’s death

HEMPSTEAD Texas (AP) — Dozens of heavily armed demonstrators rallied in Southeast Texas to protest the arrest and jail-cell death of a black woman arrested after a confrontation with a white state trooper during a traffic stop. About 25 demonstrators … Continue reading

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#SandraBland’s Family sues DPS trooper who arrested her

The mother of Sandra Bland filed a federal lawsuit Tuesday against the Texas Department of Public Safety trooper and several others she deems responsible for the death of her 28-year-old daughter at the Waller County Jail in mid-July. Geneva Reed-Veal … Continue reading

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Sandra Bland Funeral

The funeral for Sandra Bland, the 28-year-old Chicago-area woman who died in a Texas jail cell almost two weeks ago, is being held in Lisle Saturday morning. Friends and family gathered for a wake at 9 a.m. and a funeral … Continue reading

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Sandra Bland Autopsy Report

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Justice for Sandra Bland | Open Thread

Geneva Read-Veal: “I HAVE CONFIDENCE IN GOD.” “KNOW YOUR RIGHTS; GO DO THE RESEARCH.” As the smears & LIES commence, 3 CHICS will stay on top of them.

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Police release jail footage in death of #SandraBland

Texas police have released video taken from inside the county jail during the last minutes of Sandra Bland’s life as activists claimed that the traffic stop that led to her imprisonment escalated into a confrontation because a trooper was angry … Continue reading

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