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Jerry Hartfield; Inmate Ordered Retried in the 80s ‘Waiting Ever Since’

AFRICANGLOBE - Jerry Hartfield was still a young man when an uncle visited him in prison to tell him that his murder conviction had been overturned and he would get a new trial. Not long afterward, he was moved off of death row.

Prosecutor Recommends Taylor Gets 80 Years for War Crimes

Prosecutors in the trial of former Liberian President Charles Taylor have said that he should be handed an 80-year sentence following his war crimes...

Background Checks Helping Fuel Black Joblessness

While the African-American unemployment rate remains stagnant at 16.2 percent, the U.S. Equal Employment Opportunity Commission recently held a rare full commission meeting to examine one of the contributing factors to the black unemployment crisis