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3 Jun 2020, 7:56 pm by Sabrina I. Pacifici
  When, for nearly nine minutes, Officer Derek Chauvin pressed his knee into George Floyd’s neck on May 25, 2020, not releasing the pressure when Mr. [read post]
16 Apr 2021, 3:00 am by Christopher Tyner
  The incident, which involved a white officer and a Black victim and occurred in relatively close proximity to the location where Derek Chauvin’s trial is being held, sparked several nights of protests. [read post]
11 Nov 2008, 4:15 pm
The Court has not held that language-based discrimination violates the constitution.In one of the cases where the court held that the employer did not violate antidiscrimination laws when it fired a black woman for wearing braids, the court concluded that because 1970s model Bo Derek wore braids, the employer's decision could not have related to race. [read post]
28 Jan 2022, 8:48 am by Tom Smith
Derek Chauvin did indeed murder George Floyd (and was convicted and sentenced appropriately). [read post]
3 Sep 2022, 4:39 am by SHG
Elie Mystal was a friend, he would jokingly call my “angry black man friend. [read post]
13 Feb 2023, 9:01 pm by Joseph Margulies
When these people think of race and policing, the image of Derek Chauvin driving his knee into the neck of George Floyd is much easier to comprehend. [read post]
20 May 2022, 3:00 am by Christopher Tyner
This week, yet again, America mourns a mass shooting after a young white man attacked the Tops Food Market in Buffalo, New York, killing thirteen people, eleven of them Black, in what appears to be premeditated murder motivated by racism. [read post]
3 Jun 2020, 12:08 pm
Black men in the south were lynched for as little as supposedly leering at a white woman. [read post]
25 Aug 2021, 12:41 pm
[The producer of the show, Derek Wells] told them . . . [read post]
7 Jun 2021, 5:30 am by Joy
Here are our leading legal headlines for the week of June 7, 2021 from Wise Law on Twitter:Ontario backtracks, allows special fans for the Leafs game tonight Mixing vaccine brands is OK, Canada saysAmid calls for urgent action in response to deaths in residential schools, Ottawa says there’s no speedy solutionLawyer is fined after he flips the bird during Zoom oral argumentsThis New York firm is fighting mandatory COVID-19 vaccines with legal filings and warningsAs the Black… [read post]
14 Jun 2020, 3:51 am by SHG
In any given kind of encounter with the police, a Black person can be likelier to be killed than a white person even if the overall rate of deaths per encounter appears lower for Black people. [read post]
24 Nov 2009, 3:10 am
Anderson, Maritime Delimitation in the Black Sea Case (Romania v. [read post]
16 Mar 2021, 4:15 am by SHG
The City of Minneapolis agreed on Friday to pay $27 million to the family of George Floyd, the Black man whose death set off months of protests after a video showed a white police officer kneeling on his neck. [read post]
19 Jun 2020, 3:39 am by SHG
As with charges against fired Minneapolis cop Derek Chauvin a few weeks earlier, people cheered the charges, and again the upped charges, notwithstanding their dubious nature and, as reflected by the final results of the Medical Examiner’s autopsy, the serious doubt that Chauvin’s knee was the cause of death. [read post]