"Octavious Burks wanted his day in court, and he wanted a lawyer. But in Scott County, he was not being provided with either of those," explains Brandon Buskey, a staff attorney at the Criminal Law Reform Project at the American Civil Liberties Union.

"This is not simply a problem for Mississippi. It’s a problem nationwide." 

Greene County, Ohio coroner Dr. Kevin Sharrett has ruled the death of 37-year-old Angela Williams a homicide due to a heart attack she suffered when police officers stormed a Beavercreek Walmart on Aug. 5 and shot and killed 22-year-old John Crawford III, reports Dayton Daily News.

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