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The eulogy for retired Cuyahoga County Court of Common Pleas Judge Carl Character was titled 'The Final Verdict' as activists, attorneys, judges and other dignitaries pay tribute to the beloved Black judge....Cleveland Ward 5 Councilwoman Phyllis Cleveland, Character's former law clerk, and Common Pleas Judge Stuart Friedman said during their speeches that Judge Character fought for fairness for poor Black and other defendants who came before him and drew the ire of prosecutors who would force unnecessary trials rather than to take reasonable plea deals.....Judge Character was a past president of the National Bar Association and one of the first Black Eagle Scout's from Ohio....By editor Kathy Wray Coleman of and, Ohio's most read Black digital newspaper and Black blog with some 5 million views on Google Plus alone. Tel: (216) 659-0473 and Email:

Image and , Ohio's most read Black digital newspaper and Black blog with some 5 million views on Google Plus alone.Tel: (216) 659-0473 and Email: Kathy Wray Coleman, editor-in-chief, and who trained for 17 years at the Call and Post Newspaper in Cleveland, Ohio. We interviewed former president Barack Obama one-on-one when he was campaigning for president. As to the Obama interview, CLICK HERE TO READ THE ENTIRE ARTICLE AT CLEVELAND URBAN NEWS.COM, OHIO'S LEADER IN BLACK DIGITAL NEWS . By editor Kathy Wray Coleman HOME-GOING SERVICE FOR THE HONORABLE RETIRED CUYAHOGA COUNTY COURT OF COMMON PLEAS JUDGE CARL JULIUS CHARACTER A TRIBUTE TO THE HONORABLE JUDGE CARL JULIUS CHARACTER The Honorable retired Judge Carl J. Character CLEVELANDURBANNEWS.COM-CLEVELAND, Ohio- Funeral services were held Saturday,  Sept. 1   at Mount Sinai Baptist Church in Cleveland  for  r etired Cuyahoga Cou

Three-year-old Emilliano Terry laid to rest

Emilliano Terry By Kathy Wray Coleman, Publisher, Editor-n-Chief, Cleveland Urban News. Com and The Cleveland Urban News.Com Blog, Ohio's Most Read Online Black Newspaper ( ) CLEVELAND,Ohio- Three-year-old Emilliano Terry, whose lifeless body was found in a trash bag in an Oakwood Village landfill last month, was laid to rest today after a private funeral at Pernel Jones and Sons Funeral Home in Cleveland  The boy's mother, 20-year-old Camilia Terry, did not attend the funeral and is in the county jail on a $2 million bond. She was indicted  earlier this week by a Cuyahoga County Grand Jury on 10 counts, including aggravated murder and abuse of a corpse.  Reach Cleveland Urban News.Com by email at and by phone at 216-659-0473.