#RIPAmy: Lawyer Says Charged Teen Didn’t Expect School Fight To End In Death

These tragedies needs to be addressed & also demand the attention of the VILLAGE… #stopTheViolence

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The lawyer for the Delaware 16-year old high school student charged with killing Amy Joyner-Francis says their **client was not aware that the fight would lead to death. According to the Associated Press, in a statement, attorney John Deckers says his client is a good student and has no prior disciplinary history involving fighting.  

His client, who is accused of repeatedly hitting Joyner-Francis in the girls bathroom at Wilmington’s Howard High School of Technology, is currently charged with criminally negligent homicide for the April 21 attack. Prosecutors want to charge Deckers’ client as an adult for her alleged crime, but he wants the court to reconsider.

“The altercation was between two teens who knowingly and willingly entered the bathroom for that purpose,” he said.

“The possible…

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Celebrity Cribs: Come See What’s Inside Tyler Perry’s $17.5 Million Closets [Photos]

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Tyler Perry Selling His Buckhead, Atlanta Mansion For $17.5 Million

According to DailyMail, Tyler Perry is set to unload his record-breaking multi-million dollar Atlanta mansion

The multi talented writer, actor and director Tyler Perry is also a multimillionaire and has called a $25 million replica of Versailles his home until its sale this month.

Worth a staggering $450 million, Perry has been living the life of a prince in his version of the 1682 royal chateau, situated in Atlanta.

But one lucky buyer just purchased the property for the knock-off price of $17.5 million, after it was put on the market back in June last year.

The home has a resort-style infinity swimming pool, a lighted tennis court, a fully equipped gym, a spa, a theater, a hobby house, gardens, a caretakers suite and an underground ballroom.
It also includes its own generator, guard house, presidential-level security, access to…

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BLACK ✊ HISTORY SPOTLIGHT: REMEMBERING AFENI SHAKUR

Still Numb from the loss of Our Beloved…. Afeni Shakur

May she REST in AMANDLA!!!

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BY: LEON KWASI KUNTUO-ASARE

Many of the young hip hop fans may only remember Afeni Shakur as the mother of the outspoken and iconic rap legend Tupac Shakur.

But Afeni Shakur was an outspoken and iconic figure in her own right.

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In 1964 Shakur world get involved in the black empowerment movement and joined the Black Panther Party. In 1969 Shakur in several of her fellow-panthers were arrested and charged with conspiracy to bomb several police stations.

In 1970 Shakur was given bail and was released from jail, during her time on bail, she would meet and get pregnant by a New Jersey truck driver named William Garland. Soon afterwards she would have her bail revoked and would be returned to jail to await her trial.

In 1971 Shakur and fellow defendants went on trial, Shakur against the objections of her fellow defendants, chose to defend herself and was successful…

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