Howard Morgan

EX-COP SHOT 28 TIMES SEEKS APPEAL FOR CONVICTION

theGRIO REPORT - On Tuesday, 61-year-old Howard Morgan will go before an Illinois appeals court, seeking the reversal of his conviction and 40-year sentence on attempted murder of the four police officers who shot him...
Marissa Alexander arrives in court on Thursday, October 31, 2013, at the Duval County Courthouse in Jacksonville, Fla. Judge James Daniel set a March 31, 2014 date for jury selection in the retrial of Alexander. Alexander is serving 20 years in prison for firing a shot at her estranged husband during an argument. Her case in Jacksonville has drawn attention and criticism aimed at mandatory-minimum sentencing laws.   (AP Photo/Florida Times-Union, Bruce Lipsky)

Marissa Alexander prosecutor risks 'bully' image

OPINION - Angela Corey clearly cares deeply about this case. But many people see Alexander as a victim of domestic violence, who tried to fight back, in a state where gun culture is king, but pro-gun laws are applied unevenly..
Rick Wade

ALL BLACK US SENATE RACE IN SC

theGRIO REPORT - Rick Wade says he doesn't consider himself the underdog in his upcoming run for U.S. Senate from South Carolina...