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Author Archives: Diane Bukowski
UPDATE Sept 20, 2017: Jerry T. Bell, Jr. filed officially to run for the Warren City Council elections in 2019 today, as an at-large candidate for the time being. City Code language gives him the option of withdrawing as an … Continue reading
Hundreds march on Little Caesar’s Arena to protest Kid Rock opener Thousands more, nearly all white, stream in to concert White supremacists with Confederate flag, other paraphernalia, protected by police, march marshals Detroiters pay for billionaires to play By Diane … Continue reading
By Efren Paredes, Jr. (Updates from Voice of Detroit in italics) Re-printed from http://4efren.blogspot.com September 14, 2017 Attorneys for an Idaho prisoner, Sarah Marie Johnson, recently petitioned the U.S. Supreme Court seeking a national ban on life without parole (LWOP) sentences … Continue reading
UPDATES SEPT. 16–PROTESTS CONTINUE, POLICE GET VIOLENT, PEPPER-SPRAY, ARREST DEMONSTRATORS BELOW: ANTHONY SMITH’S BROTHER SPEAKS OUT: “THIS IS NOT OVER,” ENDORSES ECONOMIC BOYCOTT OF ST. LOUIS; U-2 HAS ALREADY CANCELED ITS SEPT. 16 PERFORMANCE AT ST. LOUIS’ “THE DOME” Cop … Continue reading
“KOURTS, KOPS, KROOKS”-Henry Dudzinski, Coalition vs. Police Brutality By Thelonious Searcy August 31, 2017 (VOD ed. note: Mr. Searcy has been held in the Michigan Department of Corrections, serving a life without parole sentence, since 2005. Noted Detroit hitman Vincent … Continue reading
By Seth Gecko | published on Sep 05, 2017 New Carlisle News photographer Andy Grimm was shot by a Clark County deputy Monday evening. Andy had left the office around 10:00 p.m. to take pictures of lightning. There … Continue reading
DETROIT CONNECTIONS: Jerry Bell, Jr.’s sister, family stranded in flood, have since been rescued Jerry T. Bell Jr. August 30, 2017 Please pray for my sister Sherry Smith and family members that are trapped in the Texas flood waters. I … Continue reading
By Douglas J. Gladstone VOD Guest Column Published August 30, 2017 When he received the coveted Jackie Robinson Lifetime Achievement Award from the Negro Leagues Museum in Kansas City last June, Tony Clark, the … Continue reading
Rowan kidnaps partly-blind young woman without notice to her mother, who has co-guardianship, or court order Places her in unlicensed group home with other Rowan wards Residents of home pay $600 rent to share one bedroom, out of SSI checks Put … Continue reading
New policies will prevent prisoners from receiving court mailings, newspapers, magazines, books Could deny constitutionally guaranteed access to courts Further restricts prisoners’ access to families, outside world By Efren Paredes, Jr. Published August 23, 2017 Today the Michigan Department … Continue reading