Shortly after a jury found Officer Jeronimo Yanez not guilty of…

  • Shortly after a jury found Officer Jeronimo Yanez not guilty of second-degree manslaughter in the death of Philando Castile on Friday, Castile’s mother gave a clear-throated, vehement condemnation of the state of Minnesota — and by extension, the rest of the nation — for allowing police officers to fatally shoot peaceful black citizens with impunity.
  • “My son loved this city, and this city killed my son,” Valerie Castile said outside the courthouse Friday, “We’re not evolving as a civilization, we’re devolving.” Read more. (6/17/17, 12:02 PM)