Freddie Gray—Arrest-Death-Police Prosecution

Thousands Expected in Baltimore Rallies, Now Celebratory

BALTIMORE (AP) A massive march planned for Saturday, May 2 to protest the death of a man in police custody is now being billed as a victory rally after Baltimore's top prosecutor filed criminal charges against the six officers involved...

Black Lives Matter, Social Justice Now!

The Ujima Peoples Progress Party in collaboration with Coppin State University Urban Studies Program is hosting a statewide conference on May 2 to build Maryland’s first Black workers-led political party for social and economic justice.  Interested persons should meet...

Atty. General Loretta Lynch Announces “Wide Ranging” Investigation of Baltimore’s Police

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Justice Department waded anew Friday into fraught, big city police-community relations, with new Attorney General Loretta Lynch declaring the subject "one of the most challenging issues of our time." She announced a wide-ranging investigation into...

Baltimore Investigates Death of Man in Police Custody

BALTIMORE (AP) — Baltimore police were conducting a criminal investigation Sunday into the death of a man injured in their custody, and the mayor vowed to ensure the city held "the right people accountable." Freddie Gray, 25, of Baltimore, died...

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