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JUROR IN 2010 EWING/SEARCY MURDER TRIAL: VERDICT TAINTED BY JURY’S “GANG-RELATED” INTERNET RESEARCH

Juror Kathleen Byrnes gives powerful testimony on juror misconduct during trials, convictions of Darrell Ewing, Derrico Searcy Byrnes says introduction of banned research changed her vote to “Guilty,”  at evidentiary hearing Aug. 26, 2019 “I remember this trial so well … Continue reading

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THE FORTRESS: PROBATE COURTS ENRICH GUARDIANS, CONSERVATORS, TAKE HOMES, LIBERTIES, LIVES OF WARDS

A Michigan court tasked with protecting its most vulnerable citizens has become home to a roiling controversy charging abuse, exploitation, robbery and neglect. Part One of Five: Unacknowledged and Unprotected  By Gretchen Rachel Hammond  In the frigid, early morning of … Continue reading

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MACOMB CO. CORRUPTION CONTINUES WITH BAHODA CASE, UNDER PROS. ERIC SMITH, AP JORIJ FEDORAK

Saad Bahoda case preceded frame-up of Detroit businessman George Rider AP Jorji Fedorak, married to ATF agent, prosecuted both Bahoda, Rider Bahoda over-charged while on parole from now illegal 650 lifer sentence BY RICARDO FERRELL  VOD Staff Writer Further research, … Continue reading

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U.S. REP. RASHIDA TLAIB HONORED AT DETROIT ‘SHABBAT’ AFTER ISRAEL RESTRICTS TRIP TO SEE GRANDMOTHER

UPDATE 8/19/09: U.S. Reps. Omar, Tlaib, supporters condemn Trump, U.S. support of Israel, white supremacy; call for end to Israel’s occupation of Palestine, travel restrictions “Thank you for hearing me, thank you for seeing me, thank you for loving me. … Continue reading

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“A LEGAL LYNCHING”—GEORGE RIDER TO MACOMB CO. JUDGE JOSEPH TOIA, DURING SENTENCING TO LWOP

George Rider, Marcie Griffith, Eric Griffin sentenced to LWOP July 31 in 2017 murder of Oak Park woman Julii Johnson in Warren In sentencing statement not published by mainstream media, Rider says the three did not even know each other, … Continue reading

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AIRLINE, AUTO, GROCERY, HOTEL WORKERS ARE DEMANDING THEIR CUT OF RECORD CORPORATE PROFITS

By Leslie Josephs In the decade since the U.S. emerged from the recession, many industries, including airlines and automakers, have enjoyed a near uninterrupted streak of profits. U.S. Airlines, better known for their boom and bust cycles, are headed for … Continue reading

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ACLU TO GOV. WHITMER: DON’T CLOSE BENTON HARBOR HS, NO STATE TAKEOVER, NO CORPORATE LAND GRAB

  ACLU/MI brings pressure to bear on Gov. Whitmer’s administration in letter Aug. 2: stresses disastrous history of state intervention, corporate land grab BH School Board Vice-President Joseph Taylor: Developers want choice BHHS land (hear interview with WVPE reporter Jennifer … Continue reading

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11TH DETROIT BLACK MUSIC AWARDS EXTRAVAGANZA SUN. AUG. 4, 2019 AT CHARLES H. WRIGHT MUSEUM

Detroit Black Music Awards: “We’ve acknowledged Entertainers from the least to the greatest, from Motown stars to Local stars”–Misty Love, Pres. 11th Annual DBMA to be held in Detroit, the “Music Capital of the World” By Ricardo Ferrell DETROIT — … Continue reading

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AIYANA JONES’ DAD RE-SENTENCED TO 10-20 YRS; MEDIA FOCUSES ON VICTIMS, NOT MILITARIZATION OF POLICE

Charles Jones gets 10-20 yrs.  for manslaughter in  Je’Rean Blake death, concurrent with  perjury sentence, after ‘nolo contendere’ plea deal Eligible for parole in 2021; Atty. Leon Weiss says he will urge officials to release Jones at earliest date  “Didn’t … Continue reading

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LARGEST MARCH IN PUERTO RICO HISTORY CALLS FOR RESIGNATION OF GOV. ROSSELLO, ALLY OF TRUMP, BANKS

July 22, 2019 PUERTO RICO Thousands of protesters calling for the resignation of Governor Ricardo Rosselló have brought Puerto Rico almost to a standstill. Public outrage was prompted by his texts mocking victims of the devastating 2017 hurricane, Maria. Protesters … Continue reading

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