Columnists Earl Ofari Hutchinson Opinion

THE HUTCHINSON REPORT: Texas officer convicted of killing teen

By Earl Ofari Hutchinson Contributing Columnist If former Balch Springs, Texas police officer Roy Oliver was stunned when he was found guilty of murder in the slaying of 15-year-old Jordan Edwards, there was good reason. He was the rarest of rare breeds, a cop who kills an unarmed civilian and then is prosecuted, let alone Read More…

Earl Ofari Hutchinson Opinion Religion

THE HUTCHINSON REPORT: A long, tough road to conviction

These are the known facts in the slaying of 15-year old Jordan Edwards by former Balch Springs, Texas police officer, Roy Oliver. Edwards had no criminal record. He was unarmed. He posed no threat to the officer. The facts were straightforward enough that Dallas County District Attorney Faith Johnson wasted no time in filing murder Read More…