“They killed Sean all over again. That’s what it felt like to us. Yesterday, they — the justice system — let me down. I gave them the benefit of the doubt. I’m still praying for justice because it’s not over. It’s far from over.” (Sean Bell’s fiancee Nicole Paultre Bell speaks to supporters at a rally organised by Rev. Al Sharpton, which took place today – April 26th). I cannot believe that this trial went ahead without a jury. The BLATANT injustice here beggers disbelief. […]
The MTV Australia Awards took place today (April 26th) at the Australian Technology Park, Redfern in Sydney Australia. Rapper/actress Eve, UK rapper Dizzee Rascal, Wyclef Jean, 50 Cent and Leona Lewis all attended the ceremony. Photographs: WireImage
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A judge in New York has acquitted three police officers who shot dead an unarmed man hours before his wedding. Sean Bell, 23, was shot as he was leaving a party at a strip club in the suburb of Queens in November 2006. Two detectives, Michael Oliver and Gescard Isnora, faced charges of manslaughter. A third, Marc Cooper, had been accused of reckless endangerment. Continue Reading…. I knew it.. I just knew those murderers would get off scott free. Sean Bell’s family […]
Serena Williams unveiled the Nike 2008 women’s fall line at the Beady Mince Gallery in Venice, California yesterday (April 24th).
Hollywood actor Wesley Snipes has received a three year prison sentence for tax offences. A federal judge handed down the maximum term requested by prosecutors – one year for each of Snipes’ convictions of wilfully failing to file a tax return. Snipes’ lawyers had called for leniency, arguing that the offences were misdemeanours and that the star was of good character. But prosecutors said an example should be set because of Snipes’ fame. In February, Snipes was found guilty of deliberately failing […]
According to the London Lite newspaper, Naomi Campbell will appear in the hit US show ‘Ugly Betty’. The supermodel will play herself and will appear in the last episode of the next series, set to be shown in Britain later on in the year.
Snoop Dogg is free to roam the United Kingdom, thanks to a senior immigration judge who officially overturned the rapper’s ban in the country yesterday (April 23). Senior immigration judge George Warr based his decision to lift the ban on an earlier ruling, which found that there was no evidence that Snoop Dogg had been responsible for any public disorder, nor did he initiate it. The decision is in contrast with reports over an incident at Heathrow Airport in 2006, during a […]
Headquarters Casting announces an open casting call for individuals who love hip hop and love to dance. Those individuals can come be paid extras in this untitled SAG hip hop feature film, produced by the Wayans Brothers. Saturday, April 26, 2008 Ladies will be seen 11 a.m.-2 p.m. Men will be seen 2-3 p.m. at the Hollywood OS Casting Facility 3108 W. Magnolia Blvd. Burbank, CA 91505 Seeking general and featured movie extras who are primarily 18-25, African American, hot, sexy, urban […]