Man Can’t Breathe; Dies in Police Custody while “Hog-Tied”

A white chemical engineer who complained about his asthma could not survive police custody. “I can’t breathe” were the famous last words of Eric Garner before he died when police laid hands on him. There are a lot of questions and accusations about Garner’s death. Now, in a Memphis suburb, a white chemical engineer also complained that he couldn’t breathe while in police custody. KSDK.com reported, “ A Memphis man died in police custody in Southaven Saturday night after reportedly Read more […]

Father Deals with Daughter’s Pimp with Baseball Bat

We can be glad a baseball bat is still legal in the United States (in most places). But this took place in Memphis. According to the NY Daily News: “Tenn. dad attacks alleged pimp with baseball bat for trafficking 12-year-old daughter: police.” A Tennessee dad reportedly armed himself with a baseball bat while attacking a man he suspected of pimping out his 12-year-old daughter. The ferocious father’s intended punching bag, identified as Brian Jones, ended up calling Memphis police Read more […]