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12 year-old Charlie Bothuell has been missing since June 14, 2014 was found in his fathers basement. www.blacklikemoi.com

Strange Case of Missing 12-Year-Old Boy Found In Father’s Basement Reveals Possible Abuse

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Reported by Andrew Scot Bolsinger Police continue to investigate the disappearance of Charlie Bothuell V, the 12-year old Michigan boy that was found in the basement of his father and stepmother’s home last Wednesday. Detroit police said on Friday they are pursuing possible charges in the case of a 12-year-old boy reported missing for 11 days before being found alive in his family’s basement as local authorities and federal agents…

Chris Brown’s lawyers still battling over exactly what happened that day

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Reported by Liku Zelleke Singer Chris Brown can’t seem to catch a break. On Wednesday, he was close to settling his assault case in a deal that would have let him walk away a free man. Unfortunately, the negotiations fell apart when the lawyers couldn’t agree on what Brown would admit happened on that fateful day in October when he got arrested. What is known is that at the time,…

White woman orchestrated her husband’s death and got just 10 months in prison

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There’s this thing called “white privilege” that they speak about at universities, but no one believes that it exists.  They don’t discuss it in mainstream media very much, since the media is owned by white people. So, maybe a big part of white privilege means not having to discuss white privilege.  This article from Yvette Carnell discusses a white woman who committed a terrible crime, but was given one of…

Josh Brent was released from jail after serving six month sentence for killing Jerry Brown in a drunk driving incident in Dallas. www.blacklikemoi.com

Former Dallas Cowboy Who Killed His Teammate In a Fiery Car Crash Released From Jail

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Reported by April Taylor Former Dallas Cowboys tackle Josh Brent was released from Jail on Sunday.  Brent was serving a 180 day sentence for a conviction for intoxication manslaughter that stemmed from a December 2012 crash that killed his friend and teammate Jerry Brown. The two were returning from Privae, a Dallas nightclub, when Brent crashed his Mercedes sedan.  Sobriety tests revealed that Brent had a blood alcohol level that…

Former Inmate Can’t Afford Food Because of $21,000 in Fines

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If you ever wonder why ex-cons have such a hard time integrating back into society, maybe Ardell Shaw’s story will help you understand the obstacles put in place by the state to make it almost impossible for them to rebuilt their lives. In a discussion with HuffPost Live on Wednesday,  Shaw revealed that his arrest on drug charges in Washington state not only sent him to prison for 14 years,…

BOSS Sports | Meek Mill’s Music Used as Therapy for Black Youth

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Rap music is a diverse genre that divided by its own sub genres as well as regions and sometimes moods. While the latter is definitely relatable to serious rap fans, the American Psychological Association believes there is some substance to that usage. Recently the APA published an article about a study on rap music and how it affects black youth and their subject was none other than Meek Mill. The…

Judge Won’t Let Chris Brown Out Of Custody

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By: Stephanie Allen-Gobert The legal troubles for singer Chris Brown are far from over. Brown’s assault case is going forward after a judge in Washington, DC rejected a request to dismiss. Lawyers for the Grammy award winning singer had argued the case should be dismissed because prosecutors abused the grand jury process to prepare for trial. Brown’s lawyer, Mark Geragos, said prosecutors used the grand jury to “freeze” the testimony…

Chris Brown Really Hates Being In Jail

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By Andrew Scot Bolsinger Vowing to never F-up again, Chris Brown told friends in calls from the jailhouse he currently resides in that he has learned his lesson, according to a report by TMZ. TMZ learned from those getting calls from Brown that he feels like “a caged animal.” Jail he said, is “the worst experience of his life.” He is reportedly spending his time working out and writing music…

Lunch Lady Paid Kids A Dollar To Jack Up Their Classmate

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by Barry Burch Jr. A lunchroom aide was sentenced to a week in jail and put on probation on Monday for her role in the beating of a fourth-grader. For the price of $1, Brooke Wilson-Johnson, 19, of Grand Rapids, MI., was able to get children to corner and attack their classmate.  She was sentenced for a misdemeanor offense of aiding and abetting delinquent acts then transported to the Kent County…

His Real Name is Eric Marlon Bishop: 7 things you may not know about Jamie Foxx

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Jamie Foxx Jamie Foxx is a well-established actor, stand-up comedian, singer-songwriter, musician, and talk radio host.  He has won many awards for his work such as Grammys, Academy awards, and Golden Globes awards. However, these are facts that you may already know about Mr. Foxx; here are 8 things you may not have known about him! “Jamie Foxx” is only a stage name! He was born Eric Marlon Bishop on…

Chris Brown Arrested… Again

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By: Stephanie Allen-Gobert Rehabilitation now incarceration. Chris Brown who had been staying at a Malibu rehab facility under court order, was arrested around 2pm without incident from the facility. Brown was arrested Friday afternoon for a probation violation in connection with his 2009 conviction for assaulting his former girlfriend Rihanna. The Los Angeles County Sheriff Capt. Mike Parker reported Brown was taken to the inmate reception center in downtown Los…

Chris Brown Ordered To Stay In Rehab For Two More Months

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By Andrew Scot Bolsinger Chris Brown avoided jail time, again, barely. The singer was ordered back to rehab to work on his anger issues and his recovery from substance abuse following his probation being revoked for the second time, according to a report by CNN. The entertainer’s rehab facility confirmed that Brown has been diagnosed with bipolar disorder, severe insomnia, and Post Traumatic Stress Disorder. Brown has been a resident…

Chris Brown Sued For Yet Another Senseless Incident

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By Lechette Walker Chris Brown was accused of attacking Malcolm Ausbon at a 24 hour fitness on July 29, 2013. Ausbon has just filed a lawsuit last week, suing the famous actor and singer, Brown for assault, battery, intentional infliction of emotional distress and negligence. Ausbon stated that he delayed filing the lawsuit because he was in private talks with Brown’s lawyers. The private negotiations failed to lead to a…

U.S. Airman, Michael Giles, Seeking Commute In 25 Year Sentence

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In a repeat of the constant chatter that has been the repeal of mandatory minimum sentences, there is a member of our military that is in peril. Michael Giles who was a member of the United States AirForce, and served a tour in Iraq and Kuwait was sentenced to a mandatory minimum of 25 years in prison. Giles who was involved in a shooting in Tallahassee, Florida where a fight…

Chris Brown Released From DC Jail Without a Drug Test

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BY:  John “Hennry” Harris Tuesday (October 29) Chris Brown reported to an undisclosed rehabilitation facility to get a grasp on his anger management issues following an arrest in Washington, D.C. RadarOnline.com has obtained Brown’s release form and it may indicate that Breezy may have a need for treatment for more than just his anger. In assault cases, it is standard protocol as condition of release to drug test defendants at arraignment, but oddly a…