Sandra Bland's Family Wants To See Evidence From Grand Jury Investigation Of Her DeathThe family of a Naperville woman who died in a Texas jail cell earlier this year says a grand jury’s decision not to charge any of her jailers begs a number of questions that demand answers.
Texas Grand Jury Could Get Sandra Bland Case Next MonthAssistant Attorney General Seth Byron Dennis told a federal judge that the findings of the Texas Rangers' investigation of the arrest of Sandra Bland would be turned over to the Waller County district attorney, then submitted to a grand jury "probably mid to late October" to determine whether criminal charges are warranted.
Sandra Bland's Mother Sues State Trooper, Jail Guards Over Death In Texas CellThe family of a Naperville woman who died in a Texas jail cell three days after she was arrested during a traffic stop has filed a lawsuit against the trooper who pulled her over, and two guards at the jail where she was found hanged.
Apparent Voicemail From Sandra Bland Released; Tests Revealed Marijuana, Cutting ScarsNew information could shed more light on the death of Sandra Bland, of Naperville, who was arrested nearly two weeks ago in Waller County, Texas, and then was found dead three days later in her jail cell.
Affidavit Details Texas State Trooper's Account Of Sandra Bland ArrestAuthorities have released the sworn affidavit of the Texas state trooper who arrested Naperville resident Sandra Bland earlier this month, in which he says Bland became combative and kicked him during a traffic stop.
Dashcam Video From Sandra Bland's Arrest To Be Released TuesdayMore details could emerge Tuesday into the circumstances leading to the death of a Naperville woman inside a Texas jail cell last week.
Naperville Woman's Family Hires Medical Examiner For New Autopsy After Death In Texas Jail CellSandra Bland was found dead in her jail cell on July 13, three days after she was arrested for allegedly assaulting a police officer during a traffic stop in Waller County, about 50 miles north of Houston.
Naperville Woman's Family Hires Attorney To Investigate Her Death In Texas Jail CellRelatives of a Naperville woman who died in a Texas jail cell said it's "unfathomable" that she committed suicide, as authorities have said, and they've hired an attorney to get answers.
Naperville Woman's Family Questions Official Account Of Her Death In Texas Jail CellSandra Bland was arrested near Houston on Friday, and the Waller County Sheriff’s Office said she was found unresponsive in her cell Monday morning, and was later pronounced dead of apparent “self-inflicted asphyxiation.”
Former Skokie Cop Gets Probation For Shoving Woman In CellCassandra Feuerstein, who suffered nerve damage in her face in the March 2013 attack, was glad that Michael Hart was charged for the crime but thinks he got a “slap on the wrist,” said Torri Hamilton, a lawyer who is representing Feuerstein in a pending civil lawsuit.
Skokie Officer Charged After Shoving Woman Into Jail CellMichael Hart, 43, was charged on Wednesday with aggravated battery and official misconduct in connection with the incident.
Suspected Child Molester Charged With Making Hooch In JailA suspected child molester now faces a new charge, for allegedly making alcohol in his cell at the Kendall County Jail.