Ben Crump

The 93-year-old activist was honored Thursday for his work in civil rights at the Cannon Center for the Performing Arts in Memphis, Tennessee.

America’s police departments need to be overhauled to halt the unchecked power of officers to shoot and kill Blacks.

Lawsuits filed by Baltimore police officers against Baltimore State Attorney Marilyn Mosby must be dismissed, according to the law. The United States Supreme Court ruled that prosecutors acting within the scope of their duties in pursuing criminal prosecution are immune from civil suits. The role of a prosecutor in a criminal case is to seek justice and […]

This system of policing must change, but it will never change if officers are not held accountable for their unlawful and unreasonable actions.

In an email interview, Solomon-Simmons condemned the Oklahoma Department of Corrections for denying his team access to Holtzclaw, but granting access to 20/20. In February, a spokesman refused to disclose his whereabouts to NewsOne, saying it's common practice for the department to conceal the whereabouts of high-profile prisoners for their protection.

Arguing that police should have done something sooner to stop rapist ex-Oklahoma City, Oklahoma police officer Daniel Holtzclaw, lawyers for the victims have amended a federal civil rights civil suit against him to include another victim.

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  Roland Martin talks to attorney Ben Crump and Mrs. Jannie Ligons, the grandmother who was the first woman to report Daniel Holtzclaw, in this exclusive…

Lawyer Damario Solomon-Simmons thought he'd seen everything until he visited the trial of ex-Tulsa police officer Daniel Holtzclaw.

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  Roland Martin talks to Attorney Ben Crump and Kudeidra Smith, the daughter of Sam Dubose, the unarmed black man who was shot and killed…

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For iPhone; Roland Martin‘s discusses the latest in the death of Georgia teen, Kendrick Johnson. The family’s attorney Ben Crump, maintains their stance that Johnson…

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03/14/14- Roland Martin discusses the latest developments in the Kendrick Johnson case with Attorney Ben Crump. He is currently representing Johnson’s family.  

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All week-long on traditional and social media, in the break rooms at work, on the bus and on the train people will be analyzing the…