Man gets 3 years for brandishing hatchet, driving truck toward BLM protestors

VIRGINIA BEACH, Va. (AP) — A Virginia man was sentenced to three years in jail for brandishing a hatchet and driving his truck toward a group of Black Lives Matter protesters, according to a news report. Emanuel “Manny” Wilder, 20, was sentenced Thursday and was…

Seattle must pay $82,000 to Black Lives Matter lawyers in battle over police use of projectiles, pepper spray on peaceful protesters

The city of Seattle must pay $81,997.12 to lawyers for Black Lives Matter in a battle over police use of crowd control weapons on peaceful protesters last year, a federal judge has ruled. The amount was a substantial reduction on the $263,708.50 sought by the…