Did Prosecutors Destroy Evidence in Cosby’s Sexual Assault Case?
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Did Prosecutors Destroy Evidence in Cosby’s Sexual Assault Case?

By Stacy M. Brown (NNPA Newswire Contributor) As Montgomery County prosecutors continue to pursue a…

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Louisiana Congressman Cedric Richmond Prepares to Lead the CBC
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Louisiana Congressman Cedric Richmond Prepares to Lead the CBC

By D. Kevin McNeir (The Washington Informer/NNPA Member) The changing of the guard in Washington,…

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‘Even Less Representative’ Than Cops: Why Prosecutors’ Offices Also Need Major Reform
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‘Even Less Representative’ Than Cops: Why Prosecutors’ Offices Also Need Major Reform

(Salon) – The brutal and iniquitous treatment African-Americans suffer at the hands of their criminal…

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A Year After Ferguson, Washington Still Working on Police Reforms
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A Year After Ferguson, Washington Still Working on Police Reforms

(CBS News) – One year ago, after the death of Michael Brown and the overblown…

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Mass Incarceration’s Failure: America’s Bias in Arrest, Conviction and Sentencing
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Mass Incarceration’s Failure: America’s Bias in Arrest, Conviction and Sentencing

(The Huffington Post) – Mass incarceration has become one of the most debated criminal justice…

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Congresswoman Sheila Jackson Lee Unveils Legislation to Address Law Enforcement and Youth Incarceration
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Congresswoman Sheila Jackson Lee Unveils Legislation to Address Law Enforcement and Youth Incarceration

By Jeffrey L. Boney Special to the NNPA from the Houston Forward Times Congresswoman Sheila…

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Incarcerated Women, Girls Suffer Abuse and Neglect in Criminal Justice System
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Incarcerated Women, Girls Suffer Abuse and Neglect in Criminal Justice System

By Shantella Y. Sherman Special to the NNPA from the Afro-American Newspaper U.S. Rep. Karen…

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Obama, GOP Congress Share a Moment in Sync on Criminal Justice Reform
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Obama, GOP Congress Share a Moment in Sync on Criminal Justice Reform

  (CBS News) – In a rare moment of unity this week, both President Obama…

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Bill Clinton Concedes Role in Mass Incarceration
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Bill Clinton Concedes Role in Mass Incarceration

  (CNN) – President Bill Clinton on Wednesday conceded that over-incarceration in the United States…

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New AG Meets with Baltimore Leaders, Police and Activists
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New AG Meets with Baltimore Leaders, Police and Activists

  New AG Meets with Baltimore Leaders, Police and Activists By Freddie Allen NNPA Senior…

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