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Controversial Liquor Store Crackdown Passes in Philadelphia

posted by Randall

Bullet proof glass protestThe Philadelphia City Council Thursday passed a controversial measure designed to return dignity to Philadelphia residents while tightening the regulation of liquor stores.

The Philadelphia Business Journal reports the bill which passed 14-3 would phase out bullet proof glass from convenience stores which separates merchants from its customers. It also cracks down on liquor stores … Read more

Chinese American

Dec 11, 2017 Ξ Comments Off on Man Arrested in Kidnapping of 9-Year-Old

Man Arrested in Kidnapping of 9-Year-Old

posted by Randall
Kristine Chiu

Kristine Chiu was held for ransom in 1995 after being kidnapped walking home from school

A suspect has been arrested in a 22-year old kidnapping case of a San Francisco Bay Area child.

Authorities escorted John Lin into San Francisco International Airport Sunday after being arrested for the kidnapping of 9-year old Kristine Chiu, reported … Read more

Bad Ass Asians

Dec 9, 2017 Ξ Comments Off on Former Republican Quits Party Over Roy Moore and Donald Trump

Former Republican Quits Party Over Roy Moore and Donald Trump

posted by Randall
Kurt Bardella

Kurt Bardella

A man who was once a rising star in the Republican party has left the GOP to become a Democrat.

As Kurt Bardella put it in an opinion piece for USA Today, the Republicans “would rather elect a sexual predator who preys on underage teenagers at the local mall, than a crime-fighting … Read more

Asian Americans

Dec 7, 2017 Ξ Comments Off on Asian American Merchants Fear for their Lives

Asian American Merchants Fear for their Lives

posted by Randall

Bullet Proof Glass ProtestThe Philadelphia City Council is scheduled to vote next Thursday on a bill to ban merchants from using bullet proof glass to separate themselves from customers, according to Fox News.
 
The bill which is part of a larger measure cracking down on public loitering and nuisances is opposed by many Asian American merchants … Read more

Bad Ass Asians

Dec 2, 2017 Ξ Comments Off on Man Given Six Month Sentence in Road Rage Death

Man Given Six Month Sentence in Road Rage Death

posted by Louis Chan
Tse, Vincent

Marchers hold before and after images of Mr. Tse. during a protest demanding the DA file homicide charges

By Louis Chan
AsAmNews National Correspondent

Cleaman Anderson has begun serving a six month jail sentence in the 2016 road rage death of 68-year-old Chun Man Vincent Tse of New York.

A judge formally sentenced Anderson to … Read more

Asian Americans

Man Sentenced to 36 Years in Prison for Targeting Asians

posted by Randall
Petrese Tucker

District Judge Petrese Tucker

U.S. District Judge Petrese Tucker didn’t mince any words when she sentenced a Philadelphia man for a series of home invasions targeting Asian business owners.

“This defendant is a violent recidivist,” the judge said.” “It’s important that he be deterred, and others. “The defendant has no respect for the law.”

Philly.comRead more

Campus

Nov 29, 2017 Ξ Comments Off on UPDATED: Fraternity members plead guilty, sentenced to probation for hazing death

UPDATED: Fraternity members plead guilty, sentenced to probation for hazing death

posted by Randall
Chun Michael Deng

Chun Michael Deng

 

Fourteen former members of an Asian American fraternity were sentenced to probation Wednesday, (Nov. 29) after pleading guilty to reduced charges in the hazing death of a young man pledging to Pi Delta Psi.

They joined the 15 other young men who plead guilty Tuesday (Nov. 28).

Read more

Chinese American

Nov 28, 2017 Ξ Comments Off on Son Shares Last Moments of His Murdered Father’s Life

Son Shares Last Moments of His Murdered Father’s Life

posted by Randall
Ruxin Wang

Ruxin Wang

A grieving son, a wife without her husband-that’s the aftermath of the senseless murder of Ruxin Wang in Nashville.

Three weeks after the death of the 74-year old man who had just moved from Beijing to be with his son, police do not have suspects in the case.

The man’s son released footage … Read more

Bad Ass Asians

Nov 12, 2017 Ξ Comments Off on Inspector Herb Lee Dedicated Career to Straightening Out Chinatown Gang Kids

Inspector Herb Lee Dedicated Career to Straightening Out Chinatown Gang Kids

posted by Randall

By Christopher Chow

I remember Herb Lee, Inspector Herb Lee of the San Francisco Police Department, the first Chinese American policeman in the City.  That’s how I knew him, as Insp. Herb Lee.  I met him when I was making the documentary  Under Their Ancestors Shadows.  I was a reporter … Read more

Asian Americans

Nov 3, 2017 Ξ Comments Off on 50 Arrested in Sacramento Crime Spree Against Asians

50 Arrested in Sacramento Crime Spree Against Asians

posted by Randall

Sacramento Crime Spree3Police announced the arrests of 50 people in a crime spree against Asian Americans that has gone on for at least two years.

The Sacramento Bee reports the announcement was made during a community forum organized by police to allay fears in the community.

The number arrested is more than two times the 20 arrests … Read more

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