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Federal Prosecutors Will Seek the Death Penalty for Charleston Church Shooter Dylann Roof
"The nature of the alleged crime and the resulting harm compelled this decision," said Attorney General Loretta Lynch.
FBI Arrests Friend of Accused Charleston Shooter, Dylann Roof
Authorities believe Joseph Meek may have known in advance about Roof's plans to commit a racist massacre in Charleston, but did not notify law enforcement.
Dylann Roof Is Willing to Plead Guilty in Charleston Massacre Case, Says Lawyer
Dylann Roof initially intended to plead guilty at his arraignment in July, but his lawyers decided to wait until US prosecutors announced whether they planned to pursue the death penalty.
Confederate Flag Debate Heats Up as Major Retailers Drop Merchandise From Shelves
Sears and Walmart have announced removal of Confederate flag merchandise from stores, while a Mississippi lawmaker has called for the emblem's removal from the state's flag.
South Carolina Governor Calls for Confederate Flag to be Removed From Statehouse Grounds
"Right now my strategy is to scream a lot because my friend is dead,” Brannon said. “Sen. Pinckney's death and the death of eight others, that has to move us to do the right thing.”
Smiling Faces, Terrible Racists: The Dangerous Culture of White Possession in the Carolinas
The horrific murders are tragic, but they're not surprising. You could even say they're just the latest in South Carolina's long history of violence and hate.