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Rev. C. J. Matthews Gets 15 Month Prison Sentence On Tax Charges From Judge Gaughan

The Rev C. J. Matthews, flanked by members of the United Pastors in Mission, prays for calm after the bodies of what would ultimately become 11 Black women were uncovered on Cleveland's east side at the Imperial Ave. home of since convicted serial killer Anthony Sowell. (Cleveland Plain Dealer online photo, ) The Rev. C. J. Matthews in happier times U.S. District Attorney Steve Dettlebach National political news and Cleveland area news brought to you from the By Kathy Wray Coleman, Editor ( ) and ( ) CLEVELAND, Ohio-The Rev. Charles "C.J." Matthews, senior pastor at Mt. Sinai Baptist Church in Cleveland, was sentenced to 15 months in prison yesterday for failing to pay $90 thousand in IRS income taxes collected by the mega church between Oct. 2005 and Jan. 2007 on the wages of church employees. And the sentence, which was handed down by Federal District Court Judge Patric

Why The Cuyahoga County Democratic Party Should Not Endorse Corrupt And Racist Tim McGinty For County Prosecutor To Prosecute Innocent Blacks, Others

National political news and local news from the Cleveland metropolitan area brought to the community from ( ) and ( ) (Read below what our investigation of Tim McGinty reveals and why he should not be elected Cuyahoga County prosecutor) Former Cuyahoga County Court of Common Pleas Judge Tim McGinty, a candidate for Cuyahoga County prosecutor in next year's Democratic Primary whom community activists are calling the Black community's greatest nightmare and a detriment to the Democratic process (Editor's note: McGinty resigned as the first judge presiding over the Anthony Sowell Serial Killer Capital Murder Case for impropriety. He was a tyrant on the bench who harassed Blacks, women, community activists, other minorities and his own judicial colleagues. He put former Cleveland NAACP Executive Director Stanley Miller as a Cuyahoga County Grand Jury Foreman to push grand jury indictments of criminal charges aga

Sherriff Stopped By Occupy Cleveland From Evicting Foreclosure Family, Cleveland Jobs With Justice Wants Corporations To Buy Back House To Donate Back

Cuyahoga County Sheriff Bob Reid Cleveland Mayor Frank Jackson U.S. Rep. Dennis Kucinich (D-OH) Cuyahoga County Court of Common Pleas Judge Lance Mason Cleveland Ward 16 Councilman Jay Westbrook Cleveland Ward 14 Councilman Brian Cummins Occupy Cleveland Member Leatrice Tolls (center) Debbie Kline, Executive Director of Cleveland Jobs With Justice Occupy Cleveland Member Erin McCardle Occupy Cleveland protesters at a rally in front of Cleveland City Hall last month From the Metro Desk of The Kathy Wray Coleman Online News Blog.Com ( ) (Kathy Coleman) and Cleveland Urban News.Com ( Occupy Cleveland stepped up its community activism this week, making camp in the backyard of a White family on Cleveland's west side torn by foreclosure that was moments from being homeless and on the streets during changing weather and a fast approaching holiday season. Cuyahoga County Sheriff Bob Reid, who had sold the family's home a