Sandra Bland's Family: "Where Is The True Indictment?"Sandra Bland’s family said the perjury charge filed against the Texas state trooper who arrested her last year amounted to no more than “a slap on the wrist,” and they believe Brian Encinia should also face assault charges for pointing a Taser at her and threatening to “light her up.”
Texas Trooper To Be Fired After Being Charged With Perjury In Sandra Bland CaseThe Texas Department of Safety will begin the process to terminate a Texas state trooper after a grand jury indicted him on perjury charges after a contentious traffic stop of woman who later died in jail.
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.
Prosecutor: No Indictment In Sandra Bland Jail DeathBut a grand jury reached no decision on whether the trooper who arrested 28-year-old Sandra Bland should face charges. The panel will return in January to consider that issue.
Sandra Bland's Family Not Happy With Grand Jury ProceedingsThe family of a Naperville woman who died inside a Texas jail in July says they are not happy with grand jury proceedings going on in Houston this week.
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.
Video Of Sandra Bland Inside Texas Jail ReleasedCBS 2's Mai Martinez reports the video was released in part to address theories about Bland's death, including one that she was dead when her mugshot was taken.
Texas Prosecutor Names Committee To Review Sandra Bland CaseElton Mathis, the Waller County district attorney, announced Monday that the group of lawyers would help his office make decisions in the case based on "credible evidence and not rumors."
Hundreds Of Mourners Say Goodbye To Sandra BlandHundreds of friends, family and strangers attended the wake and funeral today in Lisle for Sandra Bland, the former suburban woman involved in a controversial traffic stop in Texas who was later found dead in a jail cell, reports WBBM's Mike Krauser.
Black & Female in Chicago: How the Fate of Sandra Bland Hits Home
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.
What Are Your Rights During A Traffic Stop?CBS 2's Derrick Blakley reviewed key points of the bland dashboard video with two law enforcement experts.
Texas Jail Forms Say Sandra Bland Had Previous Suicide Attempt The sheriff at that Texas jail now says Sandra Bland told authorities as she was being booked into jail that she had previously tried to kill herself.
Officials Blame Technical Glitch For Loops In Dashcam Video Of Sandra Bland ArrestDespite multiple breaks and jumps in dashcam video of Sandra Bland’s arrest in Texas, authorities insisted the recording released on Tuesday has not been edited, and blamed the problems on a glitch while uploading the video.