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The officer behind the lawsuit alleges that Black Lives Matter leaders “caused or contributed to” three police officers losing their lives. Reuters reports that a Baton Rouge police officer that was injured during last year’s violence in Baton Rouge, Louisiana has filed a lawsuit against Black Lives Matter’s leaders. Gavin Long, was the man who shoots and killed […]

    A federal judge has ordered Louisiana officials to not publicly release an autopsy report in the case of Alton Sterling. Coroner Beau Clark told the Associated Press, according to ABC News, that he is prohibited from releasing a copy of the judge’s order to seal the report! Alton Sterling was in a struggle […]

A man with a gun opened fire on police officers in Baton Rouge on Sunday, injuring at least seven — including three who are feared dead, an official said. Police received a call of “suspicious person walking down Airline Highway with an assault rifle,” a source with knowledge of the investigation told CNN. When police […]

The songstress lent her support to the city on Sunday by attending a Baton Rouge protest against police brutality.

    According to CNN, President Obama is about to address the country amidst two police deaths involving civilians.  Philando Castile was shot 5 times in his arm as police pulled him over for a busted tail light in front of his girlfriend and child. His girlfriend streamed live on Facebook immediately after the police […]

Alton Sterling was shot and killed by police officers at close range in Baton Rouge, Louisiana. (Click here for full story) Alton’s mother with his weeping son by her side addressed the media today. Please see video below Warning this new video is graphic in nature    

The two officers – Blane Salamoni and Howie Lake II – were placed on administrative leave following the shooting.   The officers involved in the shooting death of 37-year-old Alton Sterling, a Black man who was said to be selling CDs outside a convenience store in Baton Rouge, Louisiana, when police approached him, have been […]