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Sandra Bland


The family of Sandra Bland has filed a wrongful death lawsuit against the trooper that pulled her over and other local law enforcement authorities. Bland was pulled over weeks ago by state trooper Brian Encinia for failure to signal a lane change. The confrontation got heated, he told her to get out of the car, and …

Waller County, Texas police are conducting an investigation into the death of Sandra Bland in a prison cell. Bland was arrested earlier this month for allegedly assaulting a cop, and was found dead in her cell three days later. Her death was another spark that set off outrage amongst Black Lives Matter activists, who have …