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Dylann Roof seeks rehearing on church shooting conviction

Sep. 08, 2021 15:11 PM EDT

Dylann Roof has filed the next step in his federal appeal, challenging a court's confirmation of his conviction and death sentence for the 2015 racist slayings of nine members of a Black South Carolina congregation. In a petition filed Wednesday with the 4th U.S. Circuit...

Court upholds death sentence for church shooter Dylann Roof

Aug. 25, 2021 18:21 PM EDT

RICHMOND, Va. (AP) — A federal appeals court Wednesday upheld Dylann Roof’s conviction and death sentence for the 2015 racist slayings of nine members of a Black South Carolina congregation, saying the legal record cannot even capture the “full horror” of what he did. ...

Federal appeals court upholds conviction, death sentence of Dylann Roof in racist slayings at Black church

Aug. 25, 2021 13:14 PM EDT
RICHMOND, Va. (AP) — Federal appeals court upholds conviction, death sentence of Dylann Roof in racist slayings at Black church.

Today in History

Jul. 22, 2021 00:09 AM EDT

Today in History Today is Thursday, July 22, the 203rd day of 2021. There are 162 days left in the year. Today’s Highlight in History: On July 22, 1862, President Abraham Lincoln presented to his Cabinet a preliminary draft of...