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BY staff | Minneapolis, MN | 3/15/16
Community members are turning up the heat here as prosecutor Mike Freeman drags his feet, insisting he will throw the police killing of Jamar Clark to a grand jury.
Jamar Clark
BY Jess Sundin | Minneapolis, MN | 3/05/16
For the fourth week in a row, Friday, March 4 brought a crowd of protesters to the office of Hennepin County Attorney Mike Freeman, demanding justice for Jamar Clark, who was killed by Minneapolis police in November.
BY Jess Sundin | Minneapolis, MN | 2/27/16
For a third consecutive Friday, protesters descended on the office of Hennepin County Attorney Mike Freeman, Feb 26.
BY Jess Sundin | Minneapolis, MN | 2/20/16
More than 50 people descended on the office of Hennepin County Prosecutor Mike Freeman, Feb. 19, for the second Friday in a row, to demand that he prosecute Mark Ringgenberg and Dustin Schwarze, the Minneapolis police officers that killed Jamar Clark.
Jamar Clark
BY staff | Minneapolis, MN | 2/07/16
Members of Jamar Clark’s family, community activists and artists will join together for the “Break the Silence! Honoring Jamar Clark Benefit Show,” on Feb. 9, 7:00-10:00 pm, at the Capri Theater, 2027 W. Broadway Avenue, Minneapolis.
BY Loretta VanPelt | Bloomington, MN | 12/24/15
Just two days before Christmas, Dec. 23, and despite a failed lawsuit that asked courts to force organizers to cancel, Black Lives Matter protesters descended on the Mall of America (MOA) to protest the police murders of Jamar Clark and other African Americans.
BY staff | Minneapolis, MN | 12/21/15
In an unprecedented attempt at halting the upcoming Black Live Matters Minneapolis gathering, the Mall of America has sued eight activists to compel them to “immediately” post messages on social media and send out a mass text message announcing their Dec. 23 event is cancelled.
BY Brad Sigal | Minneapolis, MN | 12/20/15
Chanting, “If Jamar don’t get it, shut it down!” hundreds of people marched Dec. 19 in frigid weather from the Fourth Police Precinct in north Minneapolis to city hall demanding justice for Jamar Clark.
BY staff | Minneapolis, MN | 12/17/15
Black Lives Matters Minneapolis announced Dec. 17, that a #Justice4Jamar protest will move forward at the Mall of American in Bloomington, unless authorities release the tapes of Clark’s killing, prosecute the police by a special prosecutor without a grand jury, and bring federal terrorism charges against the white supremacists who shot protesters at the Fourth Precinct police station.
BY Jess Sundin | Minneapolis, MN | 12/04/15
Hundreds descended upon City Hall on Thursday, Dec. 3, after eviction of an 18-day encampment set up to protest the killing of Jamar Clark outside the Fourth Precinct police station.
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