Mychal Bell back to jail

Mychal Bell of Jena 6

This case is just getting more complex. There were rumors about Mychal Bell being not the most clean cut High School student in the world. Well, it appears that he wasn’t even close to being clean cut. I tried to find out more information about Mychal Bell a couple of months ago. Didn’t find squat.

So, what happens now?



A black Louisiana teenager at the center of the racially charged “Jena 6” case was ordered Thursday to spend 18 months in a juvenile facility, after a judge ruled he had violated his probation for earlier juvenile convictions, a source with knowledge of the court proceedings said.

Mychal Bell, 17, who was freed two weeks ago after his adult criminal conviction for beating a white classmate was overturned, was sent to the Renaissance Home for Youth in Alexandria, Louisiana, the source said.

The decision came at the end of a two-day juvenile court hearing that was closed to the media and public. (more…)