Emmett Till's relatives want his accuser to be prosecuted in his 1955 kidnapping

Emmett Till's relatives want his accuser to be prosecuted in his 1955 kidnapping

Carolyn Bryant set off the lynching of Emmett Till by accusing the Black teen of improper advances. Today, his relatives want authorities to launch a kidnapping prosecution against her.
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Grumet: Gaps in Texas' sexual assault law mean some survivors are overlooked

Texas law assumes sex is consensual unless there is a weapon, or an overt threat, or a person abusing their position of power, among other things.
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Public assistance needed, law officials search for missing 51-year-old woman | WCTI

Law officials with the Craven County Sheriff's Office said Malinda Bunn Waller was last seen Friday, April 22, at the Handy Mart store on Broad …
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A historic court martial ends with the first conviction of an Air Force general

Maj. Gen. William T. Cooley was found guilty of abusive sexual contact for forcibly kissing his sister-in-law after a 2018 event. He faces dismissal from the military and up to seven years in prison.
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A woman charged with illegal voter registration won't be prosecuted in 2nd trial

Pamela Moses was convicted of registering to vote illegally in Memphis, Tenn., in 2019 and was sentenced to six years in prison. She has said she was unaware that she was ineligible to vote.
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