Tag: Marissa Alexander

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    Marissa Alexander Bail Hearing Set For Friday

    Marissa Alexander, the Florida woman who fired a warning shot at her husband and was sentenced to 20 years in prison as a result, will appear at a bail hearing this Friday to learn if she will be set free, The Florida Times-Union reports. Alexander made her first court …

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    Justice is Blind, It’s Just Not Colorblind

    Page 1 of 4 While so many Americans remain shocked, dismayed and reeling from the verdict in the George Zimmerman trial, the shock is apparently derived from our lack of foresight on the part of blacks and whites to see it coming. Who could have anticipated that a black boy could have been killed at the hands of a white man, and the white man …