Even though Charleston County, S.C. prosecutor Scarlett A. Wilson intends to prosecute Police officer Michael Slager again for the murder of Walter Scott, it is dumbfounding that given the evidence, including a graphic video that the jury was unable to reach a decision and that the judge had to declare a mistrial.

How anyone could watch Slager shot and kill Scott, who was unarmed, in the back as he was running away and not get that it was cold-blooded murder is mind-boggling.  And while it was only one juror, it still tell us that too many people don’t think that Black lives matter.

The disparity in the justice system continues and given that Donald Trump has issued a new license to hate to racists across the nation, it will get no better any time soon.

Read more at The Huffington Post


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