There’s a new twist in Howard Bryant‘s arrest over the weekend.

Bryant’s lawyer is claiming that police overreacted to the situation because it involved a black man and a white woman.

“This case is about the fact that racism still exists in America, and Howard Bryant is a victim of it,” said attorney Buz Eisenberg.

The ESPN senior writer appeared in court this morning and pleaded not guilty to charges of domestic assault and battery, resisting arrest and assault and battery on a police officer.

The Republican had a chance to interview both Howard and Veronique Bryant as they gave their side of the story: Read more