Tag: baltimore riots

Baltimore Cop Driver In Freddie Gray Death Found Not Guilty

Caesar Goodson, the driver of the van in which Baltimore man Freddie Gray sustained a fatal spinal injury, was acquitted of second-degree murder on Thursday. Goodson, 46, faced charges surrounding the death of Gray, who died in police custody last year — a week after he was in the van. Two other officers have been…

Officer Charged in Freddie Gray Death Says Arrest Was Legal [VIDEO]

One of the Baltimore police officers who arrested Freddie Gray wants the prosecutor in the case to produce the knife Gray allegedly had on him at the time of the arrest. Officer Edward Nero, who filed a motion Monday via his lawyers, is claiming that the knife was illegal in Baltimore. Nero has been charged…

Curfew lifted in Baltimore [VIDEO]

Baltimore Mayor Stephanie Rawlings-Blake announced on Twitter that the 10 p.m. curfew in place since violent protests rocked the city last Monday has been lifted effective immediately. Shortly after the news, a spokesperson for Gov. Larry Hogan said the National Guard presence in the city would be gradually scaled back. Rawlings-Blake had been under pressure…

Watch The Nightly Show’s Larry Coverage Of The Gone Guy [VIDEO]

The Nightly Show’s Larry Wilmore coverage of the Baltimore riots describe as a brother appears to vanish during CNN’s live coverage 10 minutes after the 10pm curfew. Did you see that that? the brother just disappear, you saw there was a brother walking there, ok lets watch it one more time…. He’s Gone! The brother’s…

60+ Freddie Gray Protesters Arrested in NYC [VIDEO]

Police arrested 63 protesters in New York City on Wednesday during a march calling for justice for Freddie Gray, the Baltimore man who died of spinal injuries he sustained while in police custody. About 1,000 people descended on Union Sqaure for a rally before continuing to move through Manhattan, blocking traffic and shutting down streets.…

144 Cars Burned in Baltimore [VIDEO]

Almost 200 people were arrested in Baltimore on Monday night following widespread riots that left 144 vehicles and 15 buildings burned, according to the mayor’s office. Schools are closed as are several subway stations as a state of emergency takes effect with National Guard troops deploying inside the city.