Charleston shooter Dylann Roof has pleaded guilty to state charges avoiding the possibility of a second death sentence. The 23-year-old entered his plea Monday on charges which included nine counts of murder in South Caroline,three attempted murder counts and weapons offenses which yielded a life prison sentence. The self-described white supremacist pleaded not guilty in his […]
On June 17, 2015, Dylann Roof left Mother Emmanuel and traveled to the Branch AME Church, about 30 minutes away, planning to attack that Bible study as well.
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It only less than three hours for a jury to sentence Dylann Roof to death. Roof was found guilty of murder for massacring nine black worshipers who’d invited him to Bible study at Emmanuel AME Church in Charleston, SC. Roof represented himself in the trial and failed to offer witnesses or evidence to clear him of the charges. […]
Efforts by defense attorneys to have a mistrial declared in the Dylann Roof trial have been thwarted.
Day two of the Dylann Roof Trial is underway and more heartbreaking testimony is expected from survivors of the heinous and premeditated attack.
12/05/16 – Roland Martin and Meg Kinnard, Associated Press political/legal affairs reporter, provide updates on the Slager and Roof trials which are both currently happening in South Carolina. Like BlackAmericaWeb.com on Facebook. Follow us on Twitter. (Photo: Meg Kinnard Twitter Profile)
Dylann Roof will defend himself in court and could cross-examine survivors and family members of the Emanuel 9.
@kwellscomm TLCNaptown.com News — A federal judge is granting permission to accused South Carolina church shooter Dylann Roof to represent himself in his federal death penalty trial. Before granting his motion Monday morning, Judge Richard Gergel called Roof’s decision “unwise.” Jury selection is currently underway in the upcoming trial. Roof will stand trial for […]