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In Memory of a Courageous Athlete

My heart is breaking at the death of a young man I never met.  Over forty-five years ago, my parents were newlyweds living in a small town in south Georgia.   296 more words

Family, Attorney Plan Lawsuit On Behalf Of Woman Seen Repeatedly Punched By CHP Officer

LOS ANGELES (CBSLA.com) —  The family and attorney of a woman who was seen being repeatedly punched in the face by a CHP officer said Sunday they are planning a lawsuit. 215 more words


Civil Rights Leader Wants CHP To Identify Officer Involved In Freeway Assault Video

LOS ANGELES (CBSLA.com)  —  A local civil rights leader is demanding that the CHP name the officer involved in an assault of a homeless woman on Tuesday that was caught on cell phone video. 162 more words


VOTE: Officer Punches Pinned Down Black Woman On LA Freeway (VIDEO)

Police brutality or another “the officer reacted in a dangerous situation” excuse?

So here’s the story before you vote is this right or wrong.

The woman was walking on Interstate 10, which is unsafe for her and drivers, so the officer tried to restrain her. 35 more words


Video: Motorist films officer punching woman on Calif. highway

LOS ANGELES (PIX11) — A California motorist captured a video Tuesday of what looks like a violent arrest of a woman on the 10 Freeway near La Brea Avenue. 188 more words