Mother Of NJ Man Shot By Police: Charge The Officer Who Killed My Son
Racquel Barrett, the mother of Maurice Gordon Jr. -- who was killed by New Jersey State Police last month -- reacts to Ayman Mohyeldin after the dash cam footage of the shooting was released. The family's attorney, William Wagstaff, notes there are missing parts of the video, and calls for an independent prosecutor investigate the shooting. Aired on 06/09/2020.
Jacob Blake, the unarmed 29 year old who was shot by police in the back, has been left paralysed from the waist down, according to his family.
Since then, there has been a second night of clashes in the U.S. state of Wisconsin. America has seen a growing number of protests concerning police brutality and the Black Lives Matter movement. An attorney for Jacob Blake's family says the man shot by Wisconsin police is paralyzed and will need a 'miracle' to walk again. Blake's mother says her son would not be pleased by the violence that has shaken Kenosha. (Aug. 25) NBC's Shaquille Brewster brings us the latest from the ground in Chicago after the unrest after a man was shot by police. Aired on 8/10/2020. Protests broke out imposing a curfew in Wisconsin after police allegedly shot an unarmed Black man in the back in Kenosha.