Sandra Bland - updates

Rappler's latest stories on Sandra Bland

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Jailhouse death of US black woman ruled suicide

Jul 24, 2015 - 8:02 AM

Bland s family disputes an initial conclusion that Bland committed suicide insisting she was happy about starting a new job and had no reason to kill herself

CRUCIAL MOMENT. Frame grab from a handout dash camera video released 21 July 2015 by the Texas Department of Public Safety the traffic stop by Trooper Brian Encinia (L) of Sandra Bland (R) as he points a reported taser at her to remove her from her vehicle in Prairie View, Texas, USA, July 10, 2015. Texas Department of Public Safety/Handout/EPA

Woman who died in US jail victim of officer's 'ego' – family

Jul 23, 2015 - 9:09 AM

Sandra Bland 28 was found hanged in her jail cell 3 days after being pulled over for failing to signal a lane change and getting into an argument with a state trooper

CRUCIAL MOMENT. Frame grab from a handout dash camera video released 21 July 2015 by the Texas Department of Public Safety the traffic stop by Trooper Brian Encinia (L) of Sandra Bland (R) as he points a reported taser at her to remove her from her vehicle in Prairie View, Texas, USA, July 10, 2015. Texas Department of Public Safety/Handout/EPA