Judge Grants $100K Bond to White Woman Who Chased, Fatally Shot Black Man After Hit-and-Run — Atlanta Black Star

The Georgia woman accused of chasing and gunning down a Black man after he allegedly fled the scene of a crash was granted bond Friday. Hannah Payne, 21, faces a murder charge in the death of Kenneth Herring, A Clayton County judge granted her release on $100,000 bond as she awaits  a murder trial stemming from … Continue reading Judge Grants $100K Bond to White Woman Who Chased, Fatally Shot Black Man After Hit-and-Run — Atlanta Black Star

Mississippi Strippers Who Alleged Racial Discrimination, Inferior Working Conditions Win $3.3M Judgment — Atlanta Black Star

A jury has awarded five Black Mississippi strippers over $3 million after a federal judge determined they worked under worse conditions than their white co-workers. The May 15 decision, which was reported by the Associated Press, requires that $3.3 million be split among the Black workers of Danny’s Downtown Cabaret. The U.S. Equal Employment Opportunity Commission, which … Continue reading Mississippi Strippers Who Alleged Racial Discrimination, Inferior Working Conditions Win $3.3M Judgment — Atlanta Black Star

Texas Man Suspected Of Cutting Off Mom’s Head With Hacksaw — Black America Web

DENTON, Texas (AP) — A Texas man used a hacksaw to cut off his mother’s head before fleeing and leading police on a chase into Oklahoma last week before they arrested him, authorities said. Isaac Israel Warriner, 22, was being held Friday in a Denton County, Texas, jail on charges including the abuse of a corpse. He … Continue reading Texas Man Suspected Of Cutting Off Mom’s Head With Hacksaw — Black America Web

Man’s Wife Died But He Took Her On Road Trip Anyway — Black America Web

PHOENIX (AP) — A husband arrested in Arizona on suspicion of concealing his wife’s dead body was seen earlier on security video moving a woman’s naked body to his vehicle outside a Texas hotel, police said Tuesday. Previous footage showed the couple from Sand Springs, Oklahoma, walking into their room at the El Paso hotel on Sunday … Continue reading Man’s Wife Died But He Took Her On Road Trip Anyway — Black America Web

Georgia Insurance Commissioner Indicted, Surrenders To Feds — CBS Atlanta

ATLANTA — Newly elected Georgia Insurance Commissioner Jim C. Beck has been indicted by a federal grand jury on charges of wire fraud, mail fraud and money laundering. The 38-count indictment alleges that Beck stole more than $2,000,000 from his former employer, the Georgia Underwriting Association (GUA), during the five years just prior to Beck’s … Continue reading Georgia Insurance Commissioner Indicted, Surrenders To Feds — CBS Atlanta

Kentucky Man Accused of Shooting, Killing Black Shoppers at Kroger Store Deemed Incompetent to Stand Trial — for Now — Atlanta Black Star

A white man accused of gunning down two shoppers at a Kroger store in Jeffersontown, Kentucky, last fall has been ruled mentally incompetent to stand trial, although that could change. Circuit Judge Annie O’Connell ruled earlier this month that Gregory Bush isn’t competent enough to stand trial on state charges, including two counts of murder and wanton endangerment, according … Continue reading Kentucky Man Accused of Shooting, Killing Black Shoppers at Kroger Store Deemed Incompetent to Stand Trial — for Now — Atlanta Black Star

Black College Student Slapped with 12-year Prison Sentence for Kissing a White Girl! — EURweb

*The curious case of Albert N. Wilson, a former University of Kansas student, has been sparking conversation across social media for several weeks now. Wilson was sentenced last month to 12 years in prison and a lifetime of probation after being convicted by an all-white jury of raping a white teen girl. But he says they … Continue reading Black College Student Slapped with 12-year Prison Sentence for Kissing a White Girl! — EURweb