RT America -- June 9, 2015
Lawyer to the family of Tamir Rice speaks with RT
Walter Madison, the attorney for the family of Tamir Rice, the 12-year-old black child shot and killed by an officer in Cleveland, Ohio last December, spoke with Anya Parampil about the latest developments in the case. Madison discusses why community activists are using an obscure statute to bring charges against the officer who killed Tamir and what obstacles could remain with the Ohio justice system.
43 Years of solitary: Judge orders release of last member of ‘Angola 3’
A US District Judge has ordered the last of the ‘Angola Three,’ Albert Woodfox, 68, to be released after spending more than 40 years in solitary confinement at the infamous Louisiana prison. Anya Parampil speaks with Jasmine Heiss, Senior Campaigner for Amnesty USA, about Woodfox’s case and the justice system.