Texas Attorneys Want Sandra Bland Wrongful Death Suit Tossed

MICHAEL GRACZYK, Associated Press HOUSTON (AP) — Attorneys for the state of Texas have asked a judge to dismiss a wrongful-death lawsuit filed by the mother of a woman who was found dead in her jail cell days after her violent arrest during a traffic Read More


Sandra Bland Supporters Call for Boycott

By Marilyn Marshall Special to the NNPA from the Houston Defender HOUSTON (NNPA) – Demonstrators who recently gathered outside the Waller County Jail demanded justice for Sandra Bland, remembered African-Americans who were killed by police, and called for a boycott. “We are uniting with other communities, Read More