Nicole Paultre-Bell (pictured above with her daughter and Sean Bell’s parents) spoke to the public over the weekend about her reaction to the verdict:
“The justice system let me down,” Paultre Bell said, her voice strong, her message clear. “They killed Sean all over again. That’s what it felt like to us.” [ read more ]
Many people in NYC took to the streets and held protests and marches in Sean Bell’s memory after a Judge acquitted three police officers in his shooting death last Friday (photos after the cut).
The NY Daily news is reporting that the Bell family as well as Sean’s friend Joseph Guzman, who testified about being shot by police the night Bell was killed, are being harassed by random people. The Bell family even received a call the day of the verdict by someone who laughed and hung up. It was traced back to the Sergeants Benevolent Association, a NY police union…