Daily Archives: October 5, 2018

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It Took 50 Years for the System to Realize that Officers Like Jason Van Dyke Have No Regard For Black Lives

By: Jarrod Horton

Staff Writer

The High Profile Chicago Case Involving a White Police Officer Killing a Black Man has come to an end. Jason Van Dyke was convicted of second degree murder for killing17 year old Laquan McDonald. The video of Van Dyke, 40, shooting McDonald 16 times has been glaring example of the reckless misconduct of some Chicago police officers actions against Black lives. The incident caused a Chicago Superintendent and the county’s top prosecutor to lose their job. In addition to Van Dyke’s conviction, three other police officers have been accused of conspiring to cover up the crime. The guilty verdict marks the first time a Chicago police officer has been convicted of murder in on duty shooting in 50 years.

Source: https://abc7chicago.com/watch-live-jurors-speak-out-after-jason-van-dyke-verdict/4417237/

Marion “Pooch” Hall Actor From ‘The Game’ & ‘Ray Donovan’ Let His 2 His Year Old Baby Drive His Car & Gets Charged with DUI

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On Wednesday (10.03.18) actor Marion “Pooch” Hall was arrested and charged with DUI. The 44-year-old actor allegedly crashed his vehicle into a parked car while he was drunk. According to the reports, his 2 year old son was on his lap and steering his wheel. He was taken to Burbank City Jail in Burbank California and released the same day. He is scheduled to appear in court today (10.05.18).

Source: https://www.oxygen.com/crime-time/ray-donovan-actor-maion-pooch-hall-booked-dui-after-hitting-parked-car-toddler-lap

Couple Could Face Death Penalty For Alleged Brutal Torture Of 10-Year-Old

Heather Barron and Kareem Leiva are accused of dropping Anthony Avalos on his head, forcing him to kneel on rice and lashing the bottom of his feet with a belt.

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A couple accused of murder and horrific child abuse, including allegations that they poured hot sauce in the victim’s face, lashed the bottom of his feet with a belt and forced him to kneel on rice, could face the death penalty if convicted, prosecutors say. Continue reading