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Innocent Man Who Served 20 Years for a Crime He Didn’t Commit Forced to Take Plea Deal in Exchange for His Freedom

Innocent Man Who Served 20 Years for a Crime He Didn’t Commit Forced to Take Plea Deal in Exchange for His Freedom

The wheels of justice turn ever so slowly when you are a black man caught up in a system designed to hold you down. It’s even worse when those who work within that system intentionally do their best
Louisiana Sheriff’s Remarks Evoke Slavery, Critics Say

Louisiana Sheriff’s Remarks Evoke Slavery, Critics Say

Sheriff Steve Prator of Caddo Parish, La. In a news conference, he lamented the planned release of “good” prisoners whom “we use every day to wash cars, to change oil in our cars, to cook in the
La. Sheriff Furious at New Laws Allowing for Release of ‘Good,’ Nonviolent Inmates Because ‘We Use Them to Wash Cars’

La. Sheriff Furious at New Laws Allowing for Release of ‘Good,’ Nonviolent Inmates Because ‘We Use Them to Wash Cars’

In case you ever wondered about the way (some) correctional officers see their inmates, I lead you no further than to Caddo Parish, La., Sheriff Steve Prator, who is ranting and raging mad about new
La. High School Says It Will Remove Players From Team if They Do Not Stand for National Anthem

La. High School Says It Will Remove Players From Team if They Do Not Stand for National Anthem

What is the First Amendment? Seems as if Parkway High School in Bossier Parish, La., may need a refresher because the principal of that school just issued a letter to parents Thursday saying that
Prosecutor Seeks to Lock Up a Mother for Crimes Allegedly Committed by Her Children

Prosecutor Seeks to Lock Up a Mother for Crimes Allegedly Committed by Her Children

A mother of two in Shreveport, La., is facing criminal charges and could be locked up for crimes she did not commit if Caddo Parish, La., District Attorney James E. Stewart Sr. has his way. He wants