FLINT, Michigan – Three young Michigan men who were teenagers when they were part of a stone-throwing incident that killed a motorist on Interstate 75 have been put on probation after spending more than three years in custody while that their case was blocked in court. The court hearing on Tuesday ended a saga that …

August 3, 2021 Major Keandra Simmons, a 16-year veteran of the Miami City Police Department, has been demoted – and she or he is seeking whistleblower protections. Simmons ‘attorney Michael Pizzi, Miami Police Chief Art Acevedo, mayor, city attorney and city supervisor on Sunday night of Simmons’ intention in filing complaints related to his demotion …

Steps taken by the Newberg School Board to erase an anti-racist resolution from its books and ban “political symbols,” including pride flags and “Black Lives Matter” posters, have divided its ranks and drew reprimands from the public. Black, Native, and other colored Oregon legislators. A newly seated Conservative majority is also considering an overhaul of …

Civil rights activist Bob Moses founded The Algebra Project to help black students develop strong math skills. Princeton Public Library / Flickr, CC BY-ND As the organizer of the Student Nonviolent Coordination Committee during the 1960s, Bob Moses traveled to the most dangerous parts of Mississippi to help African Americans end segregation and gain the …

In a California appeals court, CBS again triumphed over the talent agent who thought Judge Judy Sheindlin’s $ 47 million annual salary was a bizarre deal. The costume came from Richard Lawrence ‘Rebel Entertainment Partners, the successor in the interest of the agency that originally packed Judge Judy. For the agency’s work, Lawrence was still …

South Dakota waives payday loans with governance on Dollar Loan Center Dollar Loan Center reopened its Sioux Falls and Rapid City stores the other day with loans that opponents say were developed through a ‘legal loophole’ The dollar which is the old loan on the part of West 41st Street and Hawthorne Avenue. (Photo: Jeremy …

Bank of Blue Valley continues to support the community with affordable, low-rate consumer loans as some national banks pull out of consumer lending OVERLAND PARK, Kan., July 30, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) – Bank of Blue Valley, powered by HTLF (Heartland Financial USA, Inc. – NASDAQ: HTLF), introduced its new home improvement loan for low to …

JACKSON, Mississippi (WJTV) – The Mississippi Civil Rights Museum offered free admission to commemorate Emmett Till’s 80th birthday on Sunday. Emmett Till was born in Chicago on July 25, 1941. In August 1955, he was kidnapped and brutally lynched by two white men while visiting relatives in Money, Mississippi. The fourteen-year-old has been accused of …

The Minnesota Court of Appeals dismissed the owner of Interchange Wine & Coffee Bistro’s petition to dismiss the presiding judge in the two criminal cases against her. In an order dated Tuesday, the Court of Appeal said a judge is disqualified for lack of impartiality if a reasonable objective examiner with full knowledge of the …

Law360 (July 25, 2021, 4:24 p.m. EDT) – A stock broker wants the United States Supreme Court to reject the authority that the United States Securities and Exchange Commission used to obtain millions of dollars in fines for the the fight against money laundering neglected, but some observers see in it a great demand which …