Was NFL Star Lawrence Phillips Victim Of A Racist Murder In Jail?

Was NFL Star Lawrence Phillips Victim Of A Racist Murder In Jail?

Former NFL running back Lawrence Phillips was found unconscious and unresponsive in his cell at at Kern Valley State Prison on January 13. Phillips was rushed to hospital from the prison but was pronounced dead on arrival. Phillips death was initially regarded as suicide but it seems that doubt is now being cast on that claim. Lawyers for Phillips estate are calling for an investigation after claims were made that Phillips suicide note was not in his handwriting.

via Was NFL Star Lawrence Phillips Victim Of A Racist Murder In Jail?.

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