Columbus: Hundreds Protest Murder of Casey Goodson Jr.

Photo credit: Da’Shaunae Marisa, New York Times By Serran Soledad Over 200 people gathered in front of the Ohio Statehouse on December 11 to protest the murder of Casey Goodson Jr., a 23-year-old Black man who was shot and killed by Sheriff’s Deputy Jason Meade as Goodson arrived home from a dental appointment. Family members and loved ones stood at a podium, giving heartfelt speeches … Continue reading Columbus: Hundreds Protest Murder of Casey Goodson Jr.

Columbus: Sheriff’s Deputy Murders Black Man as he Entered Home

Cover photo: family photo, via Associated Press By Serran Soledad On December 4, Casey Goodson Jr., a 23-year-old Black man, was shot and killed by Sheriff Deputy Jason Meade while arriving home from a dentist’s appointment in Columbus, Ohio. Meade, as part of a cross unit US Marshal’s Task Force, was in search of a suspect when he encountered and decided to pursue Goodson, who … Continue reading Columbus: Sheriff’s Deputy Murders Black Man as he Entered Home