What do tennis star Serena Williams, U. Kamala Harris and businesswoman Mellody Hobson have in common? But despite these real-world examples of interracial relationships, a Pew Research Center report found that black women are the least likely group of women to marry, especially outside of their own race. Despite this, Judice said race was not an important factor for most of the people she interviewed for the book.
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The jury of seven white men, three white women, one black man, and one black woman deliberated for five and a half hours before returning a verdict in the retrial for the November killing of the black teenager by Dunn. On Nov. The year-old Dunn got into an argument with the teens over loud music and was allegedly threatened by Davis. Dunn shot multiple rounds into the car, hitting only Davis.
White man indicted for allegedly killing black teen over rap music
A Chicago jury convicted a white police officer of second-degree murder in the shooting of Laquan McDonald, a year-old African American. Jason Van Dyke shot McDonald 16 times on the night of October 20, , as the teen, who was carrying a knife, appeared to be walking away from him. The shooting was captured on police video, sparking outrage throughout the city.
A white Arizona man newly released from prison has been charged with first-degree murder in the grisly slaying of a black teenager whose rap music he claimed was menacing. The suspect, year-old Michael Adams, told authorities that unprovoked, he stabbed year-old Elijah Al-Amin in the back with a pocket knife and slit his throat, The Washington Post reported. Stumbling outside, Al-Amin fell to the ground where witnesses engaged in futile efforts to save him, a probable cause statement obtained by the Post said. Two days before the killing, Adams was released from prison. Maricopa County Form 4 records do not indicate Michael Paul Adams, who police reported confessing to the crime, as "mentally disturbed" at the time of his arrest pic.