College students at two Eastern Shore campuses in Maryland have been peacefully protesting the recent jury decisions in the Michael Brown and Eric Gardner cases, and these young students are just as concerned about the future as they are about what's happened in recent weeks.
Jose Pineda was first arrested after an incident in September, when a female student at Roberto Clemente Middle School accused him of inappropriately touching her. Montgomery County Police say there could be more possible victims.
The start of Maryland's General Assembly session is a little less than two months away, but state lawmakers are already crafting bills that propose certain alcohol and tobacco regulations. And pinball.
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