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  • U.S. Justice Department Set to Investigate the Death of Eric Garner

    Dec 4, 14 by Qwest7 4 Comments

     *The death of Eric Garner has triggered an investigation in to the tragedy, the Huffington Post reports. News of the investigation was announced Wednesday by attorney general Eric Holder, who emphasized the importance of the probe. “Prosecutors will conduct an independent, thorough, fair and expeditious investigation,” Holder said. “The department will conduct a complete review […]

  • NYPD’s Costly Marijuana Possession Arrests Must Come To A Stop

    Jun 10, 12 by jeveal1 1 Comment

    *On the heels of the announcement by New York Governor Cuomo, New York City Mayor Michael Bloomberg and NYPD Police Commissioner Ray Kelly of their support for ending the practice of arresting individuals for possessing small amounts of marijuana in public view, a major coalition of local and national organizations is launching a massive effort […]