The soul then questioned the conscience about when and why the heart let its feelings be known about what it felt from suspicions of being discriminated against long before this latest Trayvon Martin experience; long before the disturbing images and messages first appeared from this past summer. 2,141 more words
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It looks like after dodging a long sentence in jail by being acquitted of second-degree murder charges for killing 17-year old Trayvon Martin, George Zimmerman can’t seem to live life without getting into trouble. 96 more words
When Justice fails again. Marissa Alexander is goes back to jail after courts add new charges forcing her to accept a plea bargain. An additional 65 days or 60 years in jail. 132 more words
So ‘Stand Your Ground’ Doesn’t Apply to Sufferers of Domestic Abuse? How Does That Work, South Carolina?
Originally written for Women24.com
In South Carolina, prosecutors are arguing that as a victim of violent domestic abuse, you do not have the right to defend yourself with deadly force if necessary. 798 more words
Fulton & Barr: The Legal Pad
October 21, 2014
25-year-old Whitlee Jones had a right to kill her boyfriend.
According to a judge in Charleston, S.C. 554 more words