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Trial delayed for white man accused of killing black student

Jul. 11, 2019 5:30 PM EDT

COLLEGE PARK, Md. (AP) — A judge has granted a delay in the trial of a white man charged with murder and a hate crime in a black student's fatal stabbing. The Washington Post reports a Prince George's County Circuit Court judge granted the delay Thursday, 11 days before the trial of 24-year-old Sean...

Defense seeks trial delay in fatal stabbing on campus

Jul. 9, 2019 11:06 AM EDT

COLLEGE PARK, Md. (AP) — Defense attorneys are asking for more time to prepare for a trial of a white man charged with murder and a hate crime in a black student's fatal stabbing on the University of Maryland's campus. Prince George's County Circuit Court Judge Lawrence Hill Jr. hasn't ruled on the defense...