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One week away from a hearing in front of Federal Judge Thelton Henderson (shown below), the City of Oakland and the plaintiffs in the infamous 'Riders Case' ( Allen vs Oakland ) reached a tentative ...
by jpmassar
Comment Count 17 comments on Thu Dec 06, 2012 at 10:37 AM PST with 32 Recommends
Three developments in these last few days have given pause to those who believe the Oakland Police will remain, as they have for so many decades, untouchable. The Oakland Police Department has a ...
by jpmassar
Comment Count 41 comments on Fri Oct 05, 2012 at 09:28 AM PDT with 58 Recommends
Two nights ago a man was shot in the back while running away from an Oakland police officer; there is no evidence that he was in possession of a weapon at the time he was shot. 'Momma, the ...
by jpmassar
Comment Count 209 comments on Fri Feb 24, 2012 at 09:21 AM PST with 232 Recommends
For months EGT, a wholly owned subsidiary of multinational corporation Bunge, Inc, kept ILWU Local 21 members from working the Port of Longview, WA. They had been replaced by other grain elevator ...
by jpmassar
Comment Count 28 comments on Mon Feb 13, 2012 at 09:21 AM PST with 51 Recommends
Who knew? Oakland has a Citizens' Police Review Board. You certainly couldn't tell by the behavior of the Oakland Police. The CPRB had scheduled a forum on Police conduct to be held at Oakland ...
by jpmassar
Comment Count 22 comments on Fri Feb 10, 2012 at 11:23 AM PST with 52 Recommends
by StormingAmerican
Comment Count 15 comments on Sat Jul 29, 2006 at 01:14 PM PDT with 9 Recommends