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White ex-Texas cop gets 15 years in black teenager's death

Aug. 30, 2018 12:42 AM EDT

DALLAS (AP) — A white former police officer was sentenced to 15 years in prison Wednesday night after being convicted of murder a day earlier for killing an unarmed 15-year-old boy when he fired into a car filled with black teenagers leaving a house party in suburban Dallas. Roy Oliver's conviction Tuesday...

Ex-Texas cop guilty of murder for killing unarmed black teen

Aug. 28, 2018 10:01 PM EDT

DALLAS (AP) — A white ex-police officer was convicted of murder Tuesday for fatally shooting a black, unarmed 15-year-old boy while firing into a car packed with teenagers in suburban Dallas, marking a rare guilty verdict in a police shooting case. Dallas County jurors were not swayed by Roy Oliver's claim...

Prosecutor: Officer who shot black teen was 'trigger happy'

Aug. 16, 2018 8:08 PM EDT

DALLAS (AP) — A former Texas police officer accused of killing a black teenager was angry, out of control and "trigger happy" when he fired at a car full of teenagers while responding to a house party, a prosecutor told jurors Thursday during the ex-officer's murder trial. Ex-Balch Springs officer Roy...

The Latest: Brother details seconds before teen's killing

Aug. 16, 2018 6:18 PM EDT

DALLAS (AP) — The Latest on the murder trial of a former Texas police officer who fatally shot a teenager in a car (all times local): 4:30 p.m. A brother of a 15-year-old boy fatally shot by a Texas police officer last year gave jurors a firsthand account of the seconds leading to his brother's death....

2 more women sue New Jersey university over alleged rapes

Jul. 30, 2018 5:44 PM EDT

GALLOWAY, N.J. (AP) — Two more women have filed federal lawsuits alleging that a New Jersey university is partly to blame for sexual assaults after they say school officials turned a blind eye to an unsanctioned fraternity known for underage drinking and sexual misconduct. A total of four women have filed...