The city of Greensboro has settled a wrongful death lawsuit brought by the family of Marcus Smith.
A planned series of rallies in cities across the state Tuesday once again put the spotlight on the case of Andrew Brown Jr., a Black man who was shot to death by authorities in Elizabeth City.
Activists renewed calls for justice for Marcus Smith and transparency from Greensboro city leaders during a press conference Thursday.
Greensboro's City Council is weighing whether to open an independent investigation into the death of Marcus Deon Smith.
The City of Greensboro has been ordered to release police footage showing 50 incidents of a restraint method like the one used on Marcus Smith prior to his death in 2018.
A newly released medical report verifies that homicide was the primary cause of Marcus Smith's death.
The Greensboro community is celebrating the life of Marcus Smith who would have been 41 years old this Saturday.
In Greensboro, community leaders and activists are calling on the city to withdraw its motion to delay the wrongful death trial of Marcus Smith.