Tag Archives: murder

Mississippi police officer murders Black woman he was romantically involved with

OXFORD – Relatives of a slaying victim were outraged Wednesday when Mississippi court officials discussed possible bail for a white police officer accused of killing the black woman with whom he was romantically involved. Oxford police officer Matthew Kinne was … Continue reading

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Dallas Cop Amber Guyger 911 call after shooting Botham Jean

If this isn’t the most awful acting I’ve ever heard. Amber Guyger is only worried about herself and what she had done. She’s pretending to sound distress with all the fake heavy breathing. She knows these calls are recorded and … Continue reading

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Tuesday Open Thread | Pompeo handed Riyadh a plan to shield MBS from Khashoggi fallout

The State Department, y’all. Deceptive mofo! The plan was to pin the Khashoggi murder on an innocent member of the ruling family in order to shield Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman. We now see why Pompeo was laughing it up … Continue reading

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Thursday Open Thread: Family of Botham Jean demands answers

"Botham died in a way that he himself calculated he could never die in," Botham Jean's mother tells CBS News, acknowledging that the St. Lucia native was fully aware of the strained relationship between the black community in U.S. and … Continue reading

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Friday Open Thread | The Killers of John Hernandez Indicted

HOUSTON, Texas (KTRK) — A Harris County deputy and her husband are in custody after a grand jury indicted them for murder. Deputy Chauna Thompson and her husband, Terry, face murder charges for the death of John Hernandez after a … Continue reading

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Thursday Open Thread | ARREST THE KILLERS of #JohnnyHernandez

WARNING: The video is graphic and very disturbing. Johnny Hernandez was choked to death by the husband of Harris County Sheriff Deputy. Terry Thompson puts a chokehold on Johnny Hernandez killing him. He hasn’t been arrested. The Hernandez family deserves … Continue reading

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#RayTensing Trial | Verdict Watch

CINCINNATI — After learning that the jury in Ray Tensing’s murder trial was not close to a verdict Wednesday, Judge Megan Shanahan sequestered them overnight. Deliberations resumed at Thursday around 8:45 a.m., and a verdict could very well follow. The … Continue reading

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