“It is extremely gratifying and comforting to know that the sanctity of life and the timeless pursuit of justice for the individual citizen are of paramount importance at the highest levels of our government,” states Dr. Williams. “Working under the premise of the presumption of innocence, it is the hope of the NCBW that there will be a process of judgment that will deliver a swift and honest determination of guilt or innocence.”
Wednesday, July 14, 2010
National Congress Black Women Press Release
WASHINGTON, DC, July 14, 2010: Dr. E. Faye Williams, Esq., National Chair of the National Congress of Black Women, Inc., commends the leadership demonstrated by the Obama Administration and the direct action taken by Attorney General Eric Holder in personally serving indictments on New Orleans police officers who allegedly committed murder in the aftermath of Hurricane Katrina.