The racist killer asked for his life to be spared but said he had no regrets about murdering nine black worshipers in Bible study.
Children, sisters, and friends of the people he murdered told a jury of their loved ones’ lives. The killer called it ‘excessive.’
The convicted killer told a jury deciding whether he should get the death penalty that he’s not crazy—and he didn’t apologize for what he did.
A jury took two hours to find him guilty of one of the most notorious crimes in modern American history. Now he faces life in prison or execution.
Polly Sheppard was hiding when the racist gunman who killed nine of her fellow black parishioners said he was sparing her life so she could ‘tell the story.’
This young man may be unworthy of our collective mercy, but the question here is about the character of our souls, not his.
They may have proposed removing the Confederate flag, but now down in Columbia they’re bracing for the Klan. This terror must end.