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Questions Linger for LGBT Community After Police Kill Jessie Hernandez

Questions Linger for LGBT Community After Police Kill Jessie Hernandez

by Jamilah King on February 18 2015, 7:00AM

The fatal shooting of Jesse Hernandez is shining a light on the Denver police department’s relationship with LGBT residents of color.

Topics: Gender & Sexuality

Watch: Family, Friends Say Goodbye to Jessie Hernandez

Watch: Family, Friends Say Goodbye to Jessie Hernandez

by Jamilah King on February 9 2015, 11:26AM

The 17-year-old’s death at the hands of Denver police is still being investigated.

Topics: /NOW

Jessie Hernández's Family Calls for Federal Investigation Into Police Shooting

Jessie Hernández’s Family Calls for Federal Investigation Into Police Shooting

by Jamilah King on February 2 2015, 12:20PM

The call comes amid conflicting stories of what happened before the teen’s death.

Topics: Culture

Denver Residents Protest Police Killing of Queer Latina Teen

Denver Residents Protest Police Killing of Queer Latina Teen

by Jamilah King on January 28 2015, 10:41AM

Jessie Hernandez was only 17 years old.

Topics: Culture

Denver's Plugging Up Its School-to-Prison Pipeline

Denver’s Plugging Up Its School-to-Prison Pipeline

by Julianne Hing on February 21 2013, 10:12AM

In the aftermath of the Sandy Hook Elementary massacre, elected officials, pundits and gun lobbyists have been calling for more police in schools. So why is Denver doing its own thing?

Topics: School-to-Prison, Schools & Youth

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