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Glen Keith Allen, the attorney in place to defend Baltimore Police Department officers in a misconduct case, has ties to a large neo-Nazi group. Allen explained that he joined the group because of some troubles he had with Black people in an earlier time in his life.

The Department of Justice has released the findings of its 15-month investigation of the Baltimore Police Department and the results are damning, if not surprising. According to the report, Baltimore’s cops showed bias by targeting African-Americans for unconstitutional stops, excessive force and bogus arrests.

Korryn Gaines, a 23-year-old Black woman living in Randallstown, Md., a city just outside of Baltimore, was shot and killed by Baltimore County police officers in a hours-long standoff. Gaines was reportedly armed with a shotgun and exchanged fire with police before she was taken down while her 5-year-old son was also struck by bullets.

Marilyn Mosby, the Baltimore State’s Attorney at the center of the Freddie Gray case, made an announcement Wednesday that the final grouping officers connected to the matter were let off. It was revealed Thursday that five of the six officers have filed a lawsuit against Ms. Mosby, citing a list allegations that her office made against […]

The city of Baltimore and the family of Freddie Gray was once more reminded that justice might never visit the police officers that were implicated in his death. After news this morning that charges against the three remaining officers in the case were dropped, Twitter reacted swiftly as expected.

Prosecutors overseeing the Freddie Gray case have just announced that charges faced by three remaining officers in the case have been dropped. As it stands, all six Baltimore Police Department officers connected to the death of the Black 25-year-old city resident have all dodged charges.

We’ve heard this type of news time and time again, and it is still just as maddeningly disgusting. Another Baltimore cop, Caesar R. Goodson Jr., who was indicted for the murder of Freddie Gray, who died after injuries sustained while in police custody, was acquitted of all charges. 

Is this what Donald Trump means about making Amerikkka great again? Baltimore officer Edward Nero was found not guilty on all charges in the death of Freddie Gray. 

Was it worth it? A Baltimore man was shot down by police after entering a television news station claiming to be wearing an outfit made of explosives. But they were really candy bars.

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The shooting of a 14-year-old boy in Baltimore for allegedly running away from cops is getting plenty of side eyes. Reportedly officers mistook Dedric Colvin’s BB gun for the real thing, and shot the kid as they gave chase. 

The anti-Donald Trump train is still gassed up and moving swiftly as the nation prepares to vote it’s 45th president into office this November. A crew of Baltimore teens are now added to the growing library of Trump disses blazing the Internets.

Five women started fighting aboard a flight from Baltimore to Los Angeles Wednesday (March 9) morning, because two of the women wouldn’t turn their music down. The women were (obviously) tipsy at the time, and playing music from “a boombox speaker.”