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Tamir Rice

  1. The Family of Tamir Rice Settles With the City of Cleveland for $6 MillionOver the fatal police shooting of the 12-year-old in November 2014.
  2. Cleveland Sent Tamir Rice’s Family a Bill for His Ambulance RideTheir attorney says it “adds insult to homicide.”
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    Gabrielle Union Disappears in Birth of a Nation“I asked for her not to have any lines. It’s more symbolic of the lack of control or power that black women had, and have, over our own bodies.”
  4. Black Boys Are Perceived As Older and Less Innocent Than Their White PeersA striking study provides context for the consistent comments about Tamir Rice seeming older than the 12-year-old child he was. 
  5. Grand Jury Decides Not to Indict Ohio Officers in Tamir Rice CaseThe 12-year-old boy was killed by a police officer in 2014.
  6. Cops: Tamir Rice Warned During 2-Second ShootingIn their first public statements on the 12-year-old’s death.
  7. Police Consultant: Shooting of Tamir Rice Was ‘Objectively Reasonable’W. Ken Katsaris says labeling the officers’ conduct otherwise would “compound the tragedy.”
  8. Investigators: Officer’s Shooting of Tamir Rice Was JustifiedTwo outside experts have cleared the Cleveland officers in the death of the 12-year-old, but a grand jury will still be consulted.
  9. Officer Who Shot Tamir Rice: ‘He Gave Me No Choice’The Sheriff’s Department report concluded it’s “unclear” whether he warned the 12-year-old before firing two shots.
  10. Judge Backs Murder Charges in Tamir Rice’s Death, But the Case Drags On Six months after the 12-year-old was shot by police, the case still hasn’t been brought to a grand jury.
  11. Tamir Rice Cremated 6 Months After He Was Shot by PoliceThe family had said they wouldn’t bury the 12-year-old until the investigation into his death was complete.
  12. Footage Shows Cops Shoving Tamir Rice’s SisterThe Tamir Rice story keeps getting more horrifying.
  13. Cleveland Police Demand Apology for NFL Players’ Tamir Rice ShirtIt’s pretty pathetic when athletes think they know the law.”
  14. Tamir Rice’s Death Is Officially a HomicideNow a grand jury has to decide.
  15. Cleveland Cops Threatened to Cuff Distraught Mom After Shooting Her 12-Year-OldReally.
  16. Cleveland Police Will Get an Overseer The Justice Department will be appointing one.
  17. St. Louis PD Writes Facebook Post on Tamir RiceWhy?
  18. Cops Who Shot Tamir Rice Didn’t Bother to Give Him First AidThe 12-year-old died at the hospital shortly after the shooting.
  19. Footage of Cleveland Cops Shooting 12-Year-Old Tamir Rice Released It’s very upsetting.
  20. 12-Year-Old Boy Carrying Toy Gun Shot to Death by Police Officer On a Cleveland playground.