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South Korean Jae Shik Kim, Won Case Against California Border Agents

South Korean Jae Shik Kim, Won Case Against California Border Agents

A federal court has ruled that the government’s search of a traveling businessman’s laptop at the California border was unreasonable and violated his privacy. In an opinion posted Friday, U.S. District Court Judge Amy Berman Jackson suppressed evidence obtained from the computer of South Korean businessman Jae Shik Kim, undercutting the government’s case that he […]

All That Jazz Fest “Elton Rocks New Orleans”

All That Jazz Fest “Elton Rocks New Orleans”

With thousands of people packing the infield at the Fair Grounds Race Track, hundreds more ignored “No Chair Zone” and “Standing Room Only” signs, setting up chairs 15 and 20 deep on the dirt track to hear Jerry Lee Lewis and Elton John on Saturday at the New Orleans Jazz and Heritage Festival. Before the […]

Tales of the Grim Sleeper, Starring Serial Killer Lonnie Franklin

Tales of the Grim Sleeper, Starring Serial Killer Lonnie Franklin

In the 1980s, following the deaths of several women in South Los Angeles, California, community members formed the Black Coalition Fighting Back Serial Murders. The group pressured police into setting up a task force and to acknowledge the deaths as serial killings. The Coalition launched a media campaign and set a monetary award aiming to […]

Native American Crew Walk Out On Adam Sandler Western

Native American Crew Walk Out On Adam Sandler Western

A group of American Indian actors walked off the set of an Adam Sandler movie this week over complaints about stereotypes, offensive names and scenes they say disrespected Native American religious practices. Actor Loren Anthony told The Associated Press on Thursday that he and eight others quit the production of the satirical Western “The Ridiculous […]

LGBT Media Review, “Don’t F**k With Us Fellas”

LGBT Media Review, “Don’t F**k With Us Fellas”

More Hollywood movies in 2014 featured one or more lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender (LGBT) characters than in the previous year, but those roles were mostly minor and stereotypical, said researchers. They were hard to find. GLAAD, a U.S. organization that researches and promotes LGBT issues in media, found that 17.5 percent of 114 films […]

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