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Charlottesville

The Charlottesville Neo-Nazi Who Killed Heather Heyer Just Got Life in Prison

James Alex Fields Jr., now 22, pleaded guilty to 29 federal hate crime charges earlier this year to avoid the death penalty.
Tess Owen
6.28.19
WHITE SUPREMACY

“This is Far from Over”: Heather Heyer’s Mom Spends Sleepless Nights Researching White Supremacy

Susan Bro grabbed her late-daughter’s charm bracelets and drove to Capitol Hill from Charlottesville, Virginia, to appear before Congress.
Daniel Newhauser
5.16.19
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Trump just defended the Charlottesville white nationalists again

“I was talking about people who went because they felt very strongly about the monument to Robert E. Lee"
Rex Santus
4.26.19
Charlottesville

Joe Biden didn't call Heather Heyer's mother until after his campaign video launched

The video invoked Heyer, who was killed by a white supremacist at the violent rally in Charlottesville in 2017.
Rex Santus
4.26.19
Charlottesville

Charlottesville car attacker James Alex Fields pleads guilty to 29 federal hate crimes

The plea might have allowed him to dodge the death penalty.
Tess Owen
3.27.19
Charlottesville

A fourth white man has been found guilty for brutally beating DeAndre Harris in Charlottesville

Tyler Watkins Davis was responsible for dealing the blow that required Harris to get staples
Emma Ockerman
2.8.19
VICE News

Jury recommends Charlottesville neo-Nazi James Fields be sentenced to life in prison

Circuit Court Judge Richard Moore will now decide Fields’ fate.
Tess Owen
12.11.18
Charlottesville

Neo-Nazi James Fields convicted of first-degree murder in death of Heather Heyer

He could face the death penalty for killing Heyer in the Charlottesville protests.
Tess Owen
12.7.18
Charlottesville

James Fields told his mom it "doesn’t fucking matter" Heather Heyer died in Charlottesville

The neo-Nazi who allegedly caused her death by running into a crowd with his car, spoke to his mother about it.
Tess Owen
12.5.18
Charlottesville

Charlottesville neo-Nazi who ran Heather Heyer over with a car is claiming self-defense

In opening statements, his lawyers said they'll argue Fields felt threatened by the protesters and was in fear of serious bodily injury or death
Tess Owen
11.29.18
Charlottesville

James Fields is going on trial for killing Heather Heyer in Charlottesville. Here's why jury selection will be tough.

Fields is facing state murder charges and 29 counts of federal hate crime charges — and the possibility of the death penalty.
Tess Owen
11.26.18
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Guy Who Punched Charlottesville Organizer Jason Kessler Fined a Measly $1

Jeffrey Winder won't face any jail time after clocking the white supremacist in 2017.
Drew Schwartz
9.6.18
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