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High level judicial panel to tackle jury diversity at WCCCD

judicial panel wcccd The racial and ethnic diversity of juries in the region will be the focus of an upcoming community forum featuring senior members of the Justice System in the Eastern District of Michigan, U.S. Attorney Barbara L. McQuade announced on June 4. 

The forum, titled “Inclusion and the Justice System: Why Jury Diversity Matters,” is open to the public an

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  • Written by The Michigan Chronicle
  • Category: Detroit

Reflections: ‘DWTS’ + football stars = success

DWTS

Donald Driver, wide receiver for the Green Bay Packers, last week became the third NFL player  to win first prize on the much-watched “Dancing With The Stars.” His partner was the very gifted Peta Murgatroyd.

Driver is the third professional football player to take home the coveted mirror ball. The first was Emmitt Smith of the Dallas Cowboys,

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  • Written by The Michigan Chronicle
  • Category: Detroit

Street Culture vs. Church Power

Street Culture vs. Church Power

The Rev. Marvin Winans’ remark, “I refuse to be afraid of us,” in the wake of the robbery attack on him by four young Black men at a neighborhood gas station on Linwood and Davison, carries a moral truth. 

 is a statement deeply rooted in the belief that we cannot throw our children away or become prisoners in our own communities, afraid to go out

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  • Written by The Michigan Chronicle
  • Category: Detroit