Results related to “Florida”
by Julianne Hing on November 6 2013, 5:43PM
Broward County, Florida, has the highest arrest rate in the state for youth in schools. But it’s vowing to do better.
by Von Diaz on October 10 2013, 11:19AM
The Florida law that aided George Zimmerman’s acquittal in Trayvon Martin murder trial is under scrutiny.
by Jamilah King on September 13 2013, 11:25AM
It’s still dangerous to be black in Florida.
by Brentin Mock on September 4 2013, 3:32PM
Florida Republicans called for investigation into voter fraud that ended up exposing fraud from GOP.
by Brentin Mock on August 15 2013, 4:30PM
The Dream Defenders are now taking their struggle from the capitol building to their communities.
by Brentin Mock on August 8 2013, 4:34PM
Youth leaders want state to reform Stand Your Ground and School-to-Prison Pipeline issues.
by Brentin Mock on August 6 2013, 12:25PM
Today marks the 48th anniversary of the signing of the Voting Rights Act into law by President Lyndon B. Johnson, after months of civil rights organizing, sit-ins, bloodshed and deaths compelled the federal government to intervene in the struggle against…
by Jamilah King on August 6 2013, 10:33AM
Gabrielle Turnquest has plans to become a fashion law attorney.
by Akiba Solomon on August 1 2013, 3:36PM
Pending an investigation, Escambia County, Fla., authorities are “comfortable” with deputies’ actions.
by Brentin Mock on July 18 2013, 1:57PM
Students as young as nine years old are camping at the state capitol to push for new laws that protect them from racial profiling.
by Aura Bogado on June 18 2013, 5:22PM
Attorneys in George Zimmerman’s trial find forty jurors whose opinions about Trayvon Martin’s death have not been tainted by the media.
by Jorge Rivas on May 24 2013, 11:27AM
Data released Thursday by the defense from slain Florida teenager Trayvon Martin’s cellphone includes texts with a friend about fighting and smoking pot.
by Brentin Mock on May 24 2013, 10:56AM
African-American inmates were kept in ‘black-only pods’ because jail officials thought it would make the prison safer.
by Jamilah King on February 27 2013, 11:57AM
Florida Atlantic University students are up in arms over its schools stadium deal with a private prison operator.
by Jorge Rivas on February 26 2013, 9:25AM
One year ago, unarmed black teenager Trayvon Martin was shot to death by self-appointed neighborhood watchman George Zimmerman. A look at how people from all walks of life came together to support his family and call for justice.