Emanuel AME Church

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Members of Charleston's Emanuel AME Church are still healing

VICE News
12.5.16
The VICE Guide to Right Now

Charleston Shooter Dylann Roof Will Defend Himself in Court

The 22-year-old was granted the right to act as his own attorney in his upcoming federal trial on hate crimes charges.
Lauren Messman
11.28.16
The VICE Guide to Right Now

Things Are Going Great for the Guy Who Attacked Dylann Roof in Jail

Dwayne Stafford is enjoying temporary housing and donated clothing, food, and cash after being released from jail where he assaulted Charleston shooter Dylann Roof.
VICE Staff
8.15.16
americas

South Carolina Governor Signs Off on Bill to Remove Confederate Flag

It's "a day we can all be proud of," Governor Nikki Haley said in a statement shortly after the state House passed the bill to remove the flag.
VICE News
7.9.15
americas

South Carolina Grand Jury Indicts Charleston Shooter Dylann Roof for Attempted Murder

The Charleston County prosecutor presented the three attempted murder charges to correspond with the number of injured survivors from the June 17 shooting at the historic Emanuel African Methodist Episcopal Church.
VICE News
7.7.15
politics

'It's the Right Thing to Do': South Carolina Senate Votes to Remove Confederate Flag From Capitol

South Carolina's State Senate has voted 37-3 in favor of a bill to remove a Confederate battle flag that has flown on the grounds of the State Capitol for more than 50 years.
Liz Fields
7.6.15
crime & drugs

New Dashboard Video Shows Charleston Shooting Suspect Dylann Roof's Arrest

Police arrested Charleston shooting suspect Dylann Roof on Thursday, June 18 in Shelby, North Carolina.
VICE News
6.23.15
americas

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.
VICE News
6.23.15
politics

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.”
Tess Owen
6.22.15
SOUTH CAROLINA

White Supremacist Cited in Dylann Roof's Alleged Manifesto Donated to Major GOP Campaigns

The suspected shooter allegedly credits some of his views to the group Council of Conservative Citizens, whose 62-year-old president Earl Holt III has donated $65,000 towards various GOP campaigns.
VICE News
6.22.15
americas

Witness Reportedly Says Dylann Roof Attempted Suicide After Church Shooting

The son of one of the Charleston victims reportedly spoke with a survivor of the attack who said the gunman tried to shoot himself but ran out of bullets.
Gillian Mohney
6.21.15
americas

Historic Charleston Church Holds Emotional Sunday Service Days After Deadly Shooting

The service took place hours after demonstrators marched on South Carolina's State House demanding that the Confederate flag be taken down.
Gillian Mohney
6.21.15
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