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Ex-cop may still face charges of civil rights violations after the judge formally dismissed his charges. A court case close to home is making national headlines as an ex-university cop case was dismissed on Monday. Cincinnati Enquirer reports that the cop, Ray Tensing, fatally shot and killed an unarmed black man, Sam DuBose, during a traffic […]

After a mistrial earlier this month for the murder trial for Cincinnati University police Ray Tensing Prosecutor Joe Deters announced that Tensing will be tried again.  Jurors were dead locked in an 8 manslaughter and 4 murder vote causing a mistrial after over 25 hours of deliberation.  After news broke people of Cincinnati took to the […]

The Ray Tensing case has been declared a mistrial. Jurors were called to the courtroom, Saturday morning, to inform that they could not come to a decision in the shooting death of Sam DuBose. After the jury deliberated for 25 hours, without a verdict, Judge Megan Shanahan declared a mistrial. Former UC officer Ray Tensing […]

It was July 19, 2015, when Samuel DuBose, an unarmed man, was fatally shot by Ray Tensing, a  University of Cincinnati police officer, during a traffic stop for a missing front license plate. RayTensing says that DuBose began to drive off, and that he was being dragged because his arm was caught in the car. Prosecutors alleged that […]

  Roland Martin talks to Attorney Ben Crump and Kudeidra Smith, the daughter of Sam Dubose, the unarmed black man who was shot and killed…

Hours after a Hamilton County judge set bond at $1 million on Thursday for the University of Cincinnati police officer indicted in the death of an unarmed motorist, Ray Tensing posted bond and was released from the jail, Cincinnati reports. Tensing’s father posted $100,085 — 10 percent of the hefty bail. The now former UCPD […]

  A University of Cincinnati police officer has been indicted on murder charges for fatally shooting of an unarmed black man during a traffic stop July 19th. “It was so unnecessary for this to occur,” Joe Deters, the Hamilton County prosecutor, said at a news conference Wednesday According to the Washington Post, “Sam Dubose, 43, was shot […]