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Media Personalities M L Schultze And Kathy Wray Coleman Are Speakers At Akron League Of Women Voters 91st Annual Women's Equality Day Picnic

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From the Metro Desk of the Kathy Wray Coleman Online News Blog.Com (www.kathywraycolemanonlinenewsblog.com) The Akron Chapter of the League of Women Voters, which is led by Diana Kingsberry, on Thur. hosted Ethnic Journalist and Cleveland Area Blogger Kathy Wray Coleman and WKSU radio news editor M.L. Schultze, who on Aug 8 moderated the Akron Democratic Primary mayoral debate between long term Akron Mayor Dan Plusquellic, Akron City Councilman Michael Williams and Janice Davis. Schultze and Coleman were the guest speakers at the organization's "Women Equality Day Annual Picnic Representing The 91st Anniversary Of Women Suffrage" and spoke primarily on the theme of whether there is equality for women in politics. Akron is an urban based city of some 200,000 people that is roughly 31 percent Black and lies 35 miles south of Cleveland. It is the the hometown of NBA basketball icon Lebron James. Founded in 1920, just six months before the Nineteenth Amendment gave

Sixth Circuit Says Judge Nugent Illegally Dismissed Coleman's Lawsuit Against Judge Keough, City of Cleveland, Coleman Accuses Judge O'Donnell Of Rape

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Democratic Cuyahoga County Court of Common Pleas Judge John O'Donnell, whom Journalist and Community Activist Kathy Wray Coleman accuses of setting up a rape against her along with Cuyahoga County Judge Timothy McGinty, Former Sheriff Gerald McFaul and Visiting Judge Gustalo Nunez, initiated by his relative, Cuyahoga County Jail Booking Sgt. Kevin O'Donnell, and in alleged retaliation for Coleman investigating case fixing and foreclosure and mortgage fraud by O'Donnell and others. (Editor's Note: McFaul resigned in disgrace and then pleaded guilty to a host of crimes in office. He was replaced by appointed sheriff Bob Reid, whom Coleman says is harassing her for O'Donnell, McGinty, McFaul and others, and in retaliation for her sex abuse and rape allegations and her investigations of mortage and foreclosure fraud that she says is led by O'Donnell and is being covered up by Democratic county officials). From the Metro Desk of the Kathy Wray Coleman Online News

The 3rd Anniversary Of The Death Of Rep. Stephanie Tubbs Jones Brings Remembrance By Family, Others, Read Her Last Interview With Journalist Coleman

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The late U.S. Rep. Stephanie Tubbs Jones, then Sen. Hillary Rodham Clinton, who is now Secretary of State, and former Ohio Gov. Ted Strickland during Clinton's unsuccessful campaign for the Democratic nomination for President in 2008 From the Metro Desk of The Kathy Wray Coleman Online News Blog.Com (www.kathywraycolemanonlinenewsblog.com) (See the Tubbs Jones interview that was taken shortly before her death on Aug 20, 2008 below this brief story. Thanks for taking the time to read what we write, Kathy Wray Coleman). The Kathy Wray Coleman Online News Blog.Com remembers the late Stephanie Tubbs Jones, Ohio's first Black Congresswoman who died of a brain aneurysm August 20, 2008, nine days before Barack Obama accepted the Democratic nomination for President of the United States of America. Obama, America's first Black president, went on to beat then Republican presidential nominee Sen. John McCain (R-AZ) of Arizona. Greater Clevelanders are still morning her death

Federal District Court Judge Patrica Gaughan Defames Journalist Kathy Wray Coleman To Cover Up Judicial Case Fixings And Rape Against Black Women

Federal District Court Judge Patricia Gaughan has defamed journalist and community activist Kathy Wray Coleman in a dismissal decision in a case to retaliate for the Sixth Circuit Court of Appeals issuing an order saying that Federal District Judge Donald Nugent illegally dismissed a lawsuit filed by Coleman aginst former Cleveland Municipal Court Judge Kathleen Ann Keough and others. The case is on appeal before the Sixth Circuit Court of Appeals. Coleman says she is also being retaliated against by the judge for lodging a rape complaint against Cuyahoga County Judge John O'Donnell and others. Read about how O'Donnell and other set up a rape of the journalist and activist at www.kathywraycolemanonlinenewsblog.com under the titled Sixth Circuit Says Judge Nugent Dismissed Coleman's Lawsuit Against Judge Keough, City of Cleveland Illegally, Coleman Accuses Judge O'Donnell Of Rape. "Judge Gaughan, a former Assistant Cuyahoga County Prosecutor, defamed me to cov

Updated: Criminal Complaint Of Foreclosure Fraud Lodged To University Hts Police Against Sheriff Reid, Judge John O'Donnell, Prosecutor Mason Involved

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Democratic Cuyahoga County Sheriff Bob Reid Democratic Cuyahoga County Court of Common Pleas Judge John O'Donnell From the Metro Desk of the Kathy Wray Coleman Online News Blog.Com (www.kathywraycolemanonlinenewsblog.com) A criminal complaint against Cuyahoga County Court of Common Pleas Judge John O'Donnell and county sheriff Bob Reid has been lodged with the University Hts police of alleged foreclosure and mortgage fraud. Both are accused of illegally reducing foreclosure home values for ghost mortgage companies and Democratic and Republican Party affiliates to buy. They are also accused of illegally using ghost and non-existing mortgage companies like Chase Home Mortgage to illegally foreclose on the homes of Blacks in Cuyahoga County knowing that only the new or current mortgage note holder, or essentially the mortgage company or bank that receives the monthly house note, has the only standing to foreclose by law. And O'Donnell and Reid are also stealing the home

Channel 5's Deb Lee Covers Rally For Changes After Sowell's Death Sentence, Channel 3 Covers Imperial Women On Death Issue, Rep. Fudge Speaks

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By Kathy Wray Coleman, Editor of The Kathy Wray Coleman Online News Blog.Com (www.kathywraycolemanonlinenewsblog.com) Editor's Note: View the video following this article of Cleveland News Channel 5's Reporter Debora Lee's coverage of Friday' gathering of family members and community activists in E. Cleveland to eat soul food and for a press conference on necessary police changes around The Imperial Ave. Murders. Sowell received the death penalty, tentatively scheduled for Oct 2012, earlier that day. Also see below, Channel 3 News Anchor and Reporter Dick Russ' coverage of The Imperial Women's comments on Wednesday after the jury issued a death sentence verdict for Sowell, with television comments also from Assistant County Prosecutor Pinkey Carr and Sowell attorney Rufus Sims. Additionally, this article contains a press statement from U.S. Rep. Marcia L. Fudge (D-OH) who has supported community activists in an unwavering fashion in their push for chang

Jesse Jackson, Fudge, Congressional Black Caucus Discuss Voter Suppression, Tea Party, Debt Ceiling Deal, Obama, At Town Hall In Cleveland

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The Rev Jesse Jackson Sr. U.S. Rep. Marcia L. Fudge (D-OH) U.S Rep. and Congressional Black Caucus Chairperson Emanuel Cleaver II (D-MO) U.S. Rep. Maxine Waters (D-CA) U.S Rep. Sheila Jackson-Lee (D-TX) U.S. Rep. G.K. Butterfield (D-NC) U.S. Rep. Laura Richardson (D-CA) U.S. Rep. Andre Carson (D-IN) U.S. Housing and Urban Development Secretary Shaun Donovan By Kathy Wray Coleman, Editor ( www.kathywraycolemanonlinenewsblog.com ) and ( www.clevelandurbannews.com ) Rainbow Push Coalition leader the Rev. Jesse Jackson Sr. and members of the Congressional Black Caucus did not disappoint at a town hall forum at Cleveland State University on Monday spearheaded by U.S. Rep. Marcia Fudge (D-OH). The event drew a discussion on the Budget Control Act of 2011, the Republican Tea Party, and an Ohio voter suppression bill that Jackson and the legislators visiting Cleveland said is designed to silence Ohio&#

Imperial Women, Black On Black Crime , Victims Families To Hold Anthony Sowell Post Conviction Soul Food Dinner Gathering And Press Conference Friday

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By Kathy Wray Coleman, Editor of The Kathy Wray Coleman Online News Blog.Com (www.kathywraycolemanonlinenewsblog.com) Members of The Imperial Women, Black on Black Crime, Survivors/Victims of Tragedy, other grassroots factions, and some family members of the 11 Black women murdered on Imperial Ave in Cleveland at the hands of serial killer Anthony Sowell will meet Friday, Aug 12, 2011 for an "Anthony Sowell Post Conviction Soul Food Dinner Gathering and Brief News Conference." The event shall begin at 6 pm at the "I Have A Dream Restaurant" in Cleveland at 16402 Euclid Ave with a press conference at 7:30 pm, where the grassroots factions will discuss what has been done and what more needs to be done around the unprecedented tragedy that has rocked the greater Cleveland community. Also, Denise Hunter, the sister of Imperial Ave. Murder victim Amelda Hunter and the cousin of victim Crystal Dozier, will discuss what area police can do to improve safety, an

U.S. Rep Marcia Fudge To Host 10 Members Of Congressional Black Caucus At Town Hall Meeting On Jobs, Economy That Follows Job Fair At CSU On Monday

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U.S. Rep. Marcia L. Fudge (D-OH) U.S Rep. and Congressional Black Caucus Chairperson Emanuel Cleaver II (D-MO) U.S. Rep. Maxine Waters (D-CA) U.S Rep. Sheila Jackson-Lee (D-TX) U.S. Rep John Conyers (D-MI) U.S. Rep. G.K. Butterfield (D-NC) U.S. Rep. Laura Richardson (D-CA) U.S. Rep. Donald M. Payne (D-NJ) U.S. Rep. Cedric Richmond (D-LA) U.S. Rep. Bennie Thompson (D-MS) U.S. Rep. Andre Carson (D-IN) U.S. Housing and Urban Development Secretary Shaun Donovan By Kathy Wray Coleman, Editor of The Kathy Wray Coleman Online News Blog.Com (www.kathywraycolemanonlinenewsblog.com) U.S. Rep. Marcia L. Fudge (D-OH) will host some 120 employers for a job fair at Cleveland State University in the new student center, 2121 Euclid Ave., o

U.S. Rep. Marcia Fudge, U.S. House Dems Of Ohio Vote No On Obama's Debt Ceiling Law, Say His Presidential Candidacy Is Still Strong

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U.S. Rep. Marcia Fudge (D-Oh) Belinda Prinz, communications director for U.S. Rep. Marcia L. Fudge (D-Oh.) U.S. President Barack Obama White House Press Secretary Jay Carney U.S. Speaker of the House John Boehner (R-Oh) U.S. Rep. Dennis Kucinich (D-Oh.) Larry Bresler of Organize Ohio, who also leads The Northeast Ohio Poor People's Economic Human Rights Campaign Ohio State Rep. John Barnes Jr. (D-Cleveland) By Kathy Wray Coleman, Editor of The Kathy Wray Coleman Online News Blog.Com (www.kathywraycolemanonlinenewsblog.com) U.S. Rep Marcia L. Fudge (D-Oh), a Warrensville Oh. Democrat whose predominantly Black 11th congressional district includes parts of Cleveland and its eastern suburbs, broke ranks with the Obama administration and voted against the president's compromise bill dubbed The Budget Control Act of 2011 that this week garnered a bipartis

Former Cuyahoga County Judge Bridget McCafferty Sentenced To 14 Months In Prison For Lying To FBI, Activists Want More Judges Investigated

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Former Cuyahoga County Court of Common Pleas Judge Bridget McCafferty By Kathy Wray Coleman, Editor and Investigative Journalist of the Kathy Wray Coleman Online News Blog.Com (www.kathywraycolemanonlinenewsblog.com) A former Cuyahoga County Court of Common Pleas judge who was found guilty earlier this year of 10 counts of lying to the FBI in conjunction with a federal corruption probe of a host of Cuyahoga County officials, including former county commissioner Jimmy Dimora and former county auditor Frank Russo, was sentenced on Tue. to 14 months in a federal prison by U.S. District Court Judge Sara Lioi of Akron. Federal prosecutors told jurors during Bridget McCafferty's trial in March that she lied to FBI agents when they came snooping at her home on whether she was involved in case fixing for Russo and Dimora, a once popular duo that essentially ran the county's now embattled Democratic Party. Dimora stepped down in 2009 as chairperson of the Cuyahoga County