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DOJ Sentences Misssour Woman – Vandalism, Arson of Biracial Man’s Home

Department of Justice Office of Public Affairs FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Monday, June 18, 2012 Missouri Woman Sentenced to 63 Months in Prison for Vandalism and Arson of Biracial Man’s Home A Missouri woman was sentenced today to 63 months in prison for her role in the vandalism and arson of a biracial man’s home in Independence, […]

Munirah Chronicle Offers ‘Today in Black History’

1787 – Prince Hall, founder of the first African American Masonic lodge, and others petition the Massachusetts legislative for funds to return to Africa. The plan is the first recorded effort by African Americans to return to their homeland. 1832 – A major insurrection of slaves on Trinidad occurs. 1901 – Cyril Lionel Richard James […]