12.8.2022 #RolandMartinUnfiltered: Brittney Griner Free, Grandmother Sues Police, 18 y/o Mayor elected, Racist Taunt HS Basketball Team
LIVE from Jackson, Mississippi! Tomorrow, Roland delivers the commencement speech at Jackson State University. Here's what's coming Up on Roland Martin Unfiltered streaming live on the Black Star Network.
Britteny Griner is on her way home. President Biden announced the prisoner swap with a convicted Russian arms dealer this morning. I'll talk to security specialist Nola Haynes about what this deal means and why folks are in their feelings about another American the Russian government is still detaining.
Get this, a 77-year-old Colorado grandmother at home alone hears the Denver Police Department SWAT team yelling for her to come outside, where she is met with an armored vehicle, at least eight officers in full body armor and carrying automatic weapons.
They tear up her home only to discover they are at the wrong house. Now she's suing with help from Colorado's ACLU. Roland will talk to the executive director tonight.
After three days of testimony, Texas prosecutors rest their case in the Atatiana Jefferson murder trial.
+ we'll chat with the youngest black mayor in the U.S.
And in today's Marketplace segment, a black-owned company that features one-of-a-kind Africa-shaped bags, belts, wallets, and other culturally inspired products.
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