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RACISM?---WHAT RACISM?

I have white friends, or know of white commenters on web sites, who insist there’s no institutional racism remaining in America despite tons and tons of evidence to the contrary. 831 more words

All White Jury Awards 22-Year-Old Jordan Miles $119,000 In Damages for White Officers Who Falsely Arrested him

Three white officers accused in a federal civil rights lawsuit of beating a black art student falsely arrested him but didn’t use excessive force, a jury found Monday, awarding him $119,000 in damages.

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Reparations for Jordan Miles, Yet the Nightmare Cannot Be Erased

Imagine this… It is 2010 and an 18 year old black male is walking to his grandmother’s home to spend the night. This young man is an honors student who plays the viola and he has no criminal record. 335 more words

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Jury in Jordan Miles case: White officers falsely arrested black teen

PITTSBURGH (AP) — Three white officers accused in a federal civil rights lawsuit of beating a black art student falsely arrested him but didn’t use excessive force, a jury found Monday, awarding him $119,000 in damages. 433 more words

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Jury: White officers falsely arrested Jordan Miles, damages awarded

PITTSBURGH (AP) – Three White officers accused in a federal civil rights lawsuit of beating a Black art student falsely arrested him but didn’t use excessive force, a jury found Monday, awarding him $119,000 in damages. 420 more words

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Lawyers: Who was victim in Pittsburgh cops' trial?

PITTSBURGH (AP) – Attorneys for a young Black man and the three White Pittsburgh police officers accused of wrongfully arresting and beating him disagreed on almost everything in closing arguments Thursday, including who was really the victim that frigid night four years ago. 631 more words

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Former High School Student Jordan Miles Testifies in Court that he Did Nothing Wrong When White Police Officers Wrongfully Arrested him and Used Excessive Force

A former high school student testified March 20 that he did nothing wrong before three Pittsburgh police officers arrested and assaulted him in 2010 as he was walking to his grandmother’s house.

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