Jay Z, Russell Simmons meet with New York Governor over criminal justice reforms

Read more black newsRolling Stone – Jay Z, Common and Russell Simmons met with New York Governor Andrew Cuomo on Wednesday to advocate for significant reforms to the criminal justice system. The meeting came in the wake of grand jury decisions in Staten Island, New York and Ferguson, Missouri to not bring charges against white police officers involved in the killings of unarmed black men Eric Garner and Michael Brown, the Associated Press reports.

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