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‘Southwest of Salem’ Documents Prejudice in the Courtroom

‘Southwest of Salem’ Documents Prejudice in the Courtroom

By Tye Musante, Contributing Writer

September 15, 2016


Filed under Arts, Film, Top Stories

Director Deborah S. Esquenazi's newest documentary "Southwest of Salem" follows the metaphorical witch hunt of the San Antonio Four, the four women who were wrongfully convicted of gang rape back in Texas in 2014.

Benching NBA stars causes controversy from commissioner

Benching NBA stars causes controversy from commissioner

December 5, 2012


Filed under Sports

Last week, NBA commissioner David Stern fined the San Antonio Spurs organization $250,000 for benching their key players on the night of a nationally televised game against the Miami Heat. The game was the last of the Spurs’ six game road trip, and it preceded an important home game against divisional...