Charles Slager, former SC police officer charged in shooting death of Walter Scott.
4 days ago
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The Latest: Mistrial declared in police officer murder trial

Jurors deciding the fate of fired South Carolina patrolman accused of murder in the death of a black motorist are expected to have questions for the judge Monday morning before their deliberations resume.
Dylann Roof (Source: Charleston Co. Sheriff's Office)
5 days ago
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Dylann Roof to judge: Let lawyers back on death penalty case

The white man charged with the shooting deaths of nine black parishioners at a South Carolina church wants to stop acting as his own lawyer, at least for now.
Dylann Roof (Source: Charleston Co. Sheriff's Office)
2 weeks ago
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Jury qualification continues in Charleston church shooting

The slow process of picking a jury for the federal death penalty trial of the white man accused of fatally shooting nine black parishioners at a South Carolina church continues with the defendant now in charge of his own defense.
Charles Slager, former SC police officer charged in shooting death of Walter Scott.
2 weeks ago
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Slager to testify in own defense at motorist shooting trial

Former South Carolina patrolman Michael Slager is taking the stand to tell his version of what happened when a black motorist was gunned down while fleeing a traffic stop.
Charles Slager, former SC police officer charged in shooting death of Walter Scott.
3 weeks ago
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Defense focus on seconds before shooting of black motorist

The defense in the Michael Slager murder trial is focusing on the seconds before the white former South Carolina police officer shot and killed an unarmed black motorist.
Dylann Roof (Source: Charleston Co. Sheriff's Office)
3 weeks ago
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The Latest: Judge keeps Dylann Roof hearing closed

The federal judge overseeing Dylann Roof's death penalty trial gave the families of the nine black worshippers he is charged with killing at a Charleston church an extraordinary chance to air their concerns.
Dylann Roof (Source: Charleston Co. Sheriff's Office)
3 weeks ago
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Judge asked to change mind on closed Dylann Roof hearing

A federal judge will hear arguments on whether he should change his mind and open to the public a hearing on whether Dylann Roof is competent to stand trial for killing nine black worshippers in a Charleston church.
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3 months ago
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SC deputies complete program for dealing with mentally ill

Sheriff's deputies in three South Carolina counties have recently completed training for dealing with mentally ill people that they hope will make them more empathetic in such situations.
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4 months ago
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Daughter the reason ex-prosecutor wants cannabis oil legal

South Carolina state Rep. Peter McCoy is a former prosecutor who has handled dozens of drug cases.
Dylann Roof (Source: Charleston Co. Sheriff's Office)
4 months ago
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Deputies: Man accused in church shooting assaulted

Deputies say Dylann Roof, charged in the shooting deaths of nine black parishioners at a Charleston church, has been assaulted by another inmate at the South Carolina jail where he is being held.