Former Restaurant Manager Owes Abused, Unpaid Black Worker $546,000, Judge Rules

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Photo by Catherine Ivill/Getty Images By Ashlee Banks · May 5, 2021May 5, 2021 A South Carolina judge has ruled that a former restaurant manager must pay an intellectually disabled Black man $546,000 after forcing him to work for more than 100 hours a week without paying him. According to
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New DNA Test Casts Doubt on Guilty Verdict and Execution of Black Man in 2017

New DNA Test Casts Doubt on Guilty Verdict and Execution of Black Man in 2017

1 month ago   |   By Essence

By Kevin L. Clark · May 5, 2021May 5, 2021 Ledell Lee was convicted and sentenced to death for the 1993 murder of Debra Reese. Four years ago, in 2017, he was one of four inmates executed by the state of Arkansas before it had exhausted its supply of lethal injection chemicals. The 51-year-old maintained his innocence up to the day he was executed, according to THV11. The American Civil Liberties Union of Arkansas and the Innocence Project filed a lawsuit on behalf of Lee's sister, Patricia Young, which resulted in the city of Jacksonville, AR ruling that new tests could be run on the...
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'American Idol's' David Archuleta Comes Out as LGBT During Pride Month

David Archuleta - one of "American Idol's" famous runner-ups throughout its history - just came out as being part of the LGBTQ+ community... which he explains is especially... Read more ...

Queen Elizabeth Insists on Cutting Cake with Sword, Testy with Aide

Queen Elizabeth II isn't blind... something she reminded an aide of when they tried giving her another option for cake-cutting... other than the 3-foot sword she ended up... Read more ...

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Celeb photographer's snaps tell stories of Springsteen, Bowie and star he wed

Celeb photographer's snaps tell stories of Springsteen, Bowie and star he wed

Legendary photographer Terry O'Neill shot celebrities from David Bowie to Bruce Springsteen, Faye Dunaway, Elizabeth Taylor, George Harrison and more. Read more ...

Delta Passengers Asked to Help Detain Man Who Tried Opening Plane Door

Normies riding passenger aboard a Delta flight from L.A. to Atlanta received a Bat-signal of sorts from the crew while up in the air... help us detain this idiot up front... Read more ...

Rapper Polo G Arrested for Attacking Cop in Miami, Mom Claims Profiling

Polo G was arrested in Miami for what cops claim was a brutal beatdown of an officer - but his mom/manager is calling BS... saying he was profiled and arrested for no reason... Read more ...

Here's Why You Might Start Seeing JoJo Siwa Without Her Signature Bow

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Delta 8 THC Beginner's Guide: Is it Better Than Delta 9?

In this article, we'll cover the ins and outs of using delta 8 THC, a cannabinoid that has been recently put into the spotlight thanks to its legal status and a smoother... Read more ...

Danish Soccer Star Christian Eriksen Collapses on Field, Receives CPR

Christian Eriksen - a Danish soccer player, who's one of the stars on the national team - just had a frightening emergency during the first round of the UEFA European... Read more ...

JW Anderson and Tom of Finland Foundation Turn Up The Sex Appeal for Pride

JW Anderson and Tom of Finland Foundation Turn Up The Sex Appeal for Pride

Nothing days Pride quite like Tom of Finland. After all, he is the king of gay erotica... After a hugely sought-after team-up last summer, JW Anderson has joined forces with... Read more ...