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Trayvon Martin Case Recasts Century-Old Battle Lines For Local Activist

Trayvon Martin Case Recasts Century-Old Battle Lines For Local Activist | Nancy Lockhart, M.J. | Scoop.it
SANFORD, Fla.-- As the sky turned orange behind a row of cotton-ball clouds a few evenings ago, Francis Oliver fastened a photograph of Trayvon Martin to a signpost just outside of the gated community where he was killed three weeks ago today.
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Video: Teen witnessed part of Trayvon Zimmerman confrontation - OrlandoSentinel.com

Video: Teen witnessed part of Trayvon Zimmerman confrontation - OrlandoSentinel.com | Nancy Lockhart, M.J. | Scoop.it

Video: Teen witnessed part of Trayvon Zimmerman confrontation - OrlandoSentinel.com

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Person Who Allegedly Sold Whitney Houston Casket Photo Identified!

Person Who Allegedly Sold Whitney Houston Casket Photo Identified! | Nancy Lockhart, M.J. | Scoop.it
The folks at the Whigham Funeral Home in New Jersey who were in charge of Whitney Houston's body say they know, and have an employee who saw the person take the picture.
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Family: 911 tapes confirm Trayvon Martin was murdered

Family: 911 tapes confirm Trayvon Martin was murdered | Nancy Lockhart, M.J. | Scoop.it

The family arrived at Sanford City Hall Friday evening to hear the tapes. They were expected to speak afterward, but the family's attorneys say the parents were so overcome with grief after what they heard on the tapes, they could not speak.

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KONY 2012 Emergency Message

Updated to-the-minute report.twitter.com/theanonmessage...
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Why Isn’t This Man Arrested For Murder?

Why Isn’t This Man Arrested For Murder? | Nancy Lockhart, M.J. | Scoop.it
Trayvon Martin, an unarmed African-American teenager, was shot and killed in a gated community in Florida late last month by a white neighborhood watch captain, according to police. But the watch c...
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Nancy Lockhart, M.J.: Rap Sheet of George Michael Zimmerman - Trayvon Martin Murder?

Nancy Lockhart, M.J.: Rap Sheet of George Michael Zimmerman - Trayvon Martin Murder? | Nancy Lockhart, M.J. | Scoop.it

Nancy Lockhart, M.J.: Rap Sheet of George Michael Zimmerman - Trayvon Martin Murder?

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Shooting mystery: Miami-Dade teen killed by a crime watch captain - Miami-Dade - MiamiHerald.com

Shooting mystery: Miami-Dade teen killed by a crime watch captain - Miami-Dade - MiamiHerald.com | Nancy Lockhart, M.J. | Scoop.it
Family members of a 17-year-old Miami-Dade youth are seeking answers about his shooting death in Sanford two weeks ago and are making their case in the national media.
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Prosecute the murderer of 17 year old Trayvon Martin

Prosecute the murderer of 17 year old Trayvon Martin | Nancy Lockhart, M.J. | Scoop.it
Trayvon Martin was only 17 years old when he was gunned down by Neighborhood Watch captain George Zimmerman. All Trayvon did was go to the store to...
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Hurricane still fighting injustice

Hurricane still fighting injustice | Nancy Lockhart, M.J. | Scoop.it

Rubin "Hurricane" Carter puts his hand on John Artis' shoulder and grins.

"This man is my hero," he says.

Hero is a label often affixed to Dr Carter, better known as Hurricane.

He and Mr Artis both spent many years behind bars after being wrongly convicted of a 1966 triple murder.

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Ex-death row inmate in SC walks out a free man - National News - bellinghamherald.com

Ex-death row inmate in SC walks out a free man - National News - bellinghamherald.com | Nancy Lockhart, M.J. | Scoop.it
Edward Lee Elmore glanced at the ceiling when a judge asked him if he was sure he wanted to plead guilty to the murder he has spent decades denying.
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Tough job market still binds Scott sisters

Tough job market still binds Scott sisters | Nancy Lockhart, M.J. | Scoop.it
Former inmates face human rights issue, Scott sisters say. Many are denied employment because of their past.
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Prosecutorial Oversight: John Thompson and his fight for justice

In 1984, John Thompson, a 22-year-old father of two, was wrongfully convicted of two separate crimes, a robbery and murder. While facing his seventh executio...
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Trayvon Martin Killing's Youngest Witness, 13, Still Can Hear The Screams

Trayvon Martin Killing's Youngest Witness, 13, Still Can Hear The Screams | Nancy Lockhart, M.J. | Scoop.it
SANFORD, Fla. -- Austin McLendon hasn't been the same since that night three Sundays ago when Trayvon Martin was killed. 
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The Paulo Freire Charter School New Jersey

The Paulo Freire Charter School New Jersey | Nancy Lockhart, M.J. | Scoop.it
Newark, New Jersey based public charter school specializing in inquiry based instruction, service learning, and a college preparatory curriculum for students in grades 9-12.
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George Zimmerman call to Sanford Police

George Zimmerman call to Sanford Police | Nancy Lockhart, M.J. | Scoop.it
George Zimmerman call to Sanford Police...
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Why Isn’t This Man Arrested For Murder?

Why Isn’t This Man Arrested For Murder? | Nancy Lockhart, M.J. | Scoop.it
Trayvon Martin, an unarmed African-American teenager, was shot and killed in a gated community in Florida late last month by a white neighborhood watch captain, according to police. But the watch c...
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Sanford chief: 'No winners, especially for...family' of slain teen, Trayvon Martin

Sanford chief: 'No winners, especially for...family' of slain teen, Trayvon Martin | Nancy Lockhart, M.J. | Scoop.it
While an angry crowd of critics stood by, sometimes shouting at him, Sanford Police Chief Bill Lee on Monday admitted that his detectives do not have enough evidence to arrest a white neighborhood crime watch volunteer who shot and killed an...
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George Zimmerman, Neighborhood Watch Captain Who Shot Trayvon Martin, Charged With Violence Before

George Zimmerman, Neighborhood Watch Captain Who Shot Trayvon Martin, Charged With Violence Before | Nancy Lockhart, M.J. | Scoop.it
An attorney for the family of Trayvon Martin, the teenager shot to death last month by a neighborhood watch captain in an Orlando, Fla., suburb, said police withheld the shooter's violent past from the slain youth's family.
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Family in neighborhood watch death wants answers - Florida Wires - MiamiHerald.com

The family of a teen fatally shot in an encounter with a neighborhood watch leader is renewing its calls for answers.
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Corrections firm offers states cash for prisons

Corrections firm offers states cash for prisons | Nancy Lockhart, M.J. | Scoop.it
ATLANTA -- The nation's largest private prison company made an enticing offer to 48 states that went something like this: We will buy your prison now if you agree to keep it mostly full and promise to pay us for running it over the next two decades.
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Norovirus outbreaks spread in S.C. - Local / Metro - TheState.com

Norovirus outbreaks spread in S.C. - Local / Metro - TheState.com | Nancy Lockhart, M.J. | Scoop.it
When norovirus hits, it’s time to activate the cleaning crews.
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Petition

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Petition to End the Solitary Confinement Torture of Russell Maroon Shoats

Russell Maroon Shoats (#AF-3855), a 68-year-old prisoner held at the State Correctional Institution...
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'Rape gang' middle school students charged in juvenile court, 2 expelled from Lakeside

'Rape gang' middle school students charged in juvenile court, 2 expelled from Lakeside | Nancy Lockhart, M.J. | Scoop.it
The five members of the Charlie Rape Gang stood as the judge read off charges of misdemeanor simple battery, stemming from incidents at Lakeside Middle school in the last few weeks.
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