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Ex-Dallas Cop Amber Guyger Indicted for Murder in Botham Jean Shooting

A grand jury began hearing evidence in the case on Monday.

Amber Guyger, a former Dallas police officer, has been indicted by a Dallas County grand jury on a murder charge in the killing of Botham Jean.

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Neo Nazi's Lawyer Steps Down as Court Date Pushed to November

Bail for Samuel Woodward, accused of stabbing 19-year-old Blaze Bernstein to death in January, has been set at $5 million, and Woodward needs a new lawyer.

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Dallas Police Department Attempts to Demonize Murder Victim Botham Jean

The Dallas Police Department's "discovery" of marijuana in Botham Jean's apartment is an attempt to deflect from the real issue.

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Botham Jean was buried one week to the day he was murdered by Dallas police officer, Amber Guyger.

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Laverne Cox ‘Angered’ and ‘Saddened’ as Cops Continue Deadnaming Murdered Trans Women

"Jacksonville, Florida and other jurisdictions don't have policies in place to respect gender identities," Cox wrote.

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Four Black trans women in Jacksonville, Fla., have been shot, three of them fatally, over the past six months. Two were shot inside their hotel room, and the last was killed outside an abandoned house.

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Fox Affiliate Slammed for Sharing ‘Unethical’ Photo of Young Black Woman Stabbed to Death on BART Train

"The use of the photo can be seen as an attempt to dismiss her humanity and silence those who view her death as a racially-motivated attack," the National Association of Black Journalists said in a statement.

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A news station received massive backlash after posting a photo of a Black girl who was killed that appeared to diminish the young woman's status as a victim.

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White Supremacist Befriends Black Woman and Lures Her To Her Death

A "racist monster" murdered an innocent Black mother. Will this be considered a hate crime?

Photo: Johnson County Sheriff's Office

According to her family, 43-year old Meshon Cooper was a "wonderful person filled with life, laughter, and so much joy."

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The Stand Your Ground law first gained prominence after the 2012 shooting death of unarmed Black teenager Trayvon Martin. The law has changed the equation of self-defense in the United States.

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Murder Trial for Freddie Gray Officer Begins Today

In what could be considered the most important of the six trials, the only officer charged with murder faces a judge, not a jury.

Officer Caesar Goodson Jr. Photo: Baltimore Police

The trial involving the most serious charges filed in connection to Freddie Gray's death begins today. Officer Caesar R. Goodson Jr., who drove the police wagon that transported Gray, faces charges including second-degree depraved heart murder.

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Lindsey Graham Minimizes Charleston Shooter's Intentions

The South Carolina senator and presidential candidate claims the mass murderer is simply a "whacked out" kid.

Senator and presidential candidate Lindsey Graham did not hold back when it came to his comments about convicted Boston bomber Dzhokhar Tsarnaev. In fact, he asked President Obama's administration to consider Tsarnaev an "enemy combatant":

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Mother Allegedly Beats 4-Year-Old to Death Over Perceived Homosexuality

Court records recount incriminating Facebook messages and Internet searches, proving a history of physical abuse.

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