Fmr. NAACP Leader Criticized For Posing As Black Has New African NameA former NAACP leader who resigned while under fire for passing herself off as black has changed her name to one of African origins.
Family Decries Decision Not To Charge Cop The family of a mentally ill man killed by a Miami Gardens Police officer is speaking out after that officer was cleared in the case.
ACLU: Blacks Ticketed For Seat Belts Twice Rate Of Whites In FloridaBlack drivers in Florida were twice as likely as white drivers to be stopped and cited for failing to wear a seat belt, according to a new study by the American Civil Liberties Union.
Investigation Ongoing In Case Of Woman Removed From HospitalA woman who was forcibly removed by police from a hospital because she refused to leave after doctors discharged reportedly died from a rare blood clot.
Woman Dies After Being Forcibly Removed From HospitalAuthorities said a woman who was forcibly removed by police from a hospital because she refused to leave after doctors discharged her has died.
Race Matters: A Look Inside Broward Pot ArrestsOn Tuesday, Broward County Commissioners will consider an ordinance allowing police and sheriff's deputies the option of issuing a ticket to individuals caught with a small amount of marijuana rather than formally arresting them.
Longtime Civil Rights Activist Julian Bond Dead At 75Julian Bond, a leading figure from the 1960s civil rights movement who served as chairman of the NAACP after a long career in politics, died Saturday, according to the Southern Poverty Law Center.
Obama Commutes Sentences Of 11 Convicts in FloridaFive men, serving life sentences for drug crimes in Florida, have had those prison terms cut by President Barack Obama.
Head Of Spokane NAACP Quits Amid Backlash Over Racial IdentityThe president of the NAACP's Spokane chapter resigned on Monday following backlash over her racial identity when her parents came forward to say she has been posing as black for years when she is actually white.
Race Matters: ACLU, NAACP, State Rep. ReactCiting a recent CBS4 News investigation, the Miami-Dade branch of the NAACP is asking the county commission to form a task force to improve the way citizens can file complaints against the Miami-Dade police officers.
Locals React To SC Officer Charged With Murder Locals are reacting after a South Carolina officer was charged with murder after shocking video apparently shows him shooting a man while he was running away.
Family Wishes To Release Video Of Miami Gardens Police ShootingFirst they asked for an independent review of the shooting. They followed that up with a lawsuit. Now, the family of Lavall Hall has requested the Miami-Dade State Attorney allow them to make public a copy of a Miami Gardens Police recording of the actual shooting.