Protesters gather at the court house prior to the first first court hearing Wednesday, Sept. 2, 2015, for six Baltimore police officers who are charged in the death of Freddie Gray, a black man who died a week after suffering a critical spine injury in custody   (Lloyd Fox/Baltimore Sun via AP)

Judge refuses to drop charges against Baltimore police

Refused to dismiss charges against six police officers in connection with the death of a black man who had been seriously injured while in c…