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Apr 23, 2015, 2:20pm EDT
  • June 23, 2016

    The only police officer facing murder charges in Freddie Gray case was acquitted

    Without a conviction of Caesar Goodson Jr., justice for Freddie Gray is far less likely.

  • September 2, 2015

    The homicide of Freddie Gray: 6 Baltimore police officers on trial

    Gray received a fatal spinal cord injury while in police custody.

  • May 22, 2015

    “Depraved heart murder” could put one Baltimore cop in prison for 30 years.

    It comes down to whether he disregarded the fact that what he was doing might kill Freddie Gray.

  • May 21, 2015

    Read all the charges against the police officers involved in Freddie Gray's death

    It's a long list.

  • May 4, 2015

    If Freddie Gray lived, he would've likely been placed in jail for a crime he didn't commit

    Police accused him of possessing a switchblade. It turns out the knife wasn't a switchblade and was, therefore, legal.

  • May 4, 2015

    The criminal charges in Freddie Gray's case are a big deal

    Police may have to rethink how they use force.

  • May 4, 2015

    In 2 Baltimore neighborhoods, infant mortality is higher than in the West Bank

    Whether babies live or die in American cities can depend on where they're born.

  • May 2, 2015

    Man who smashed police car faces higher bail than cop who allegedly murdered Freddie Gray

    One got $500,000 for hitting a car with a traffic cone. Another got $350,000 for alleged murder.

  • May 2, 2015

    This chart shows why the prosecution over Freddie Gray's death is so remarkable

    It's a very rare event in Maryland.

  • May 1, 2015

    Freddie Gray shouldn't have been arrested, and he shouldn't have died

    The investigations into his arrest and death prove it.

  • May 1, 2015

    The officers charged with killing Freddie Gray face pretty good odds of avoiding prison

    When police officers get prosecuted, convictions are rare — and prison time is even rarer.

  • May 1, 2015

    Baltimore police will face charges for killing Freddie Gray. That's incredibly rare.

    Most police officers don't go to jail for the deaths of civilians. A top civil rights lawyer explains why

  • May 1, 2015

    Criminal charges filed against police officers involved in Freddie Gray's arrest

    Charges include second-degree murder, manslaughter, and assault.

  • May 1, 2015

    In 2003, Donald Rumsfeld gave a perfect explanation for why people riot

    "While no one condones looting, on the other hand, one can understand the pent-up feelings that may result from decades of repression."

  • May 1, 2015

    Witness: No, Freddie Gray didn't try to hurt himself in police van

    The witness disputes a Washington Post report.

  • May 1, 2015

    More diversity may help some police departments — but it's not enough

    The problems go much deeper.

  • April 30, 2015

    Baltimore police have completed investigation into Freddie Gray's death

    The findings are being turned over to the city's state's attorney, but they won't be made public by the police department.

  • April 29, 2015

    Report: Baltimore police won't release report on Freddie Gray's death to the public

    But the state's attorney's office might.

  • April 29, 2015

    6 charts that show the huge gap between black and white lives in Baltimore

    Black residents earn less and are more likely to die young.

  • April 29, 2015

    Watch Jon Stewart’s brutal segment on how America ignored Baltimore before the riots

    The crisis was decades in the making.

  • April 29, 2015

    In West Baltimore, some residents see rioting as a rational response to daily despair

    "Do I condone what they did? Hell no. Am I okay with it? Yes, I am."

  • April 29, 2015

    David Simon's brutal diagnosis of the problems with Baltimore policing

    It's not just Freddie Gray.

  • April 28, 2015

    9 powerful photos that show the more peaceful side of Baltimore’s protests

    These images show what's missing in most of the media coverage.

  • April 28, 2015

    Ben Carson: The bigger issue isn't discrimination, but how black people react to it

    His comments about Baltimore recognize that protesters aren't just criminals. But he's still asking them to act better than the police they're protesting.

  • April 28, 2015

    Obama calls Baltimore rioters "criminals," but calls for "soul-searching" on larger issues

    We should be paying attention to Baltimore's kids "all the time," the president said.

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