Advocates Hope Obama’s Clemencies will Pave Way for Other Releases
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Advocates Hope Obama’s Clemencies will Pave Way for Other Releases

  By Freddie Allen NNPA Senior Washington Correspondent WASHINGTON (NNPA) – Prisoners’ advocate groups hope…

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Ferguson Election Offers Chance to Translate Anger Into Votes
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Ferguson Election Offers Chance to Translate Anger Into Votes

  (Bloomberg) – Next week, Crystal Stovall will choose between two black candidates running to…

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All Eyes Fixed on Ferguson’s April 7 Election
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All Eyes Fixed on Ferguson’s April 7 Election

  By Freddie Allen NNPA Senior Washington Correspondent WASHINGTON (NNPA) – If the Black residents…

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Prosecutors Scrutinize Minority Borrowers’ Auto Loans
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Prosecutors Scrutinize Minority Borrowers’ Auto Loans

(New York Times) – Minority borrowers were once starved for credit through redlining — banks’…

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Black Women Protest Delay in Confirming Loretta Lynch
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Black Women Protest Delay in Confirming Loretta Lynch

  By Jazelle Hunt NNPA Washington Correspondent WASHINGTON (NNPA) – Hundreds of Black women and…

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Ferguson Chief Takes Steps Urged in Report
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Ferguson Chief Takes Steps Urged in Report

FERGUSON, Mo. (New York Times) — Addressing one of the Justice Department’s primary recommendations for…

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Giuliani Supporting Loretta Lynch Nomination
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Giuliani Supporting Loretta Lynch Nomination

  By Freddie Allen NNPA Senior Washington Correspondent WASHINGTON (NNPA) – In recent weeks, Rudy…

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Counting the Victims of Police Violence
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Counting the Victims of Police Violence

  by Jazelle Hunt NNPA Washington Correspondent WASHINGTON (NNPA) — As Eric Holder ended his…

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Sen. Dick Durbin Gets Historical in His Advocacy for Loretta Lynch
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Sen. Dick Durbin Gets Historical in His Advocacy for Loretta Lynch

  (The Washington Post) – Senate Minority Whip Dick Durbin (D-Ill.) invoked a famous African American woman…

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US at Odds with Google on Computer Search-Warrant Proposal
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US at Odds with Google on Computer Search-Warrant Proposal

ERIC TUCKER, Associated Press WASHINGTON (AP) — A Justice Department proposal that could make locating…

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