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# dylann-roof - Thursday 26 August, 2021

Death sentence upheld for Dylann Roof, white supremacist who killed nine churchgoers
# Charleston
# Charleston

Death sentence upheld for Dylann Roof, white supremacist who killed nine churchgoers

Aug 26th 2021, 9:34 AM 36,349 Views 48 Comments

Roof murdered nine African Americans at their church, during their Bible-study and worship, in 2015.

# dylann-roof - Wednesday 11 January, 2017

'Go straight to hell': Victims' families confront mass murderer Dylann Roof
# Death Penalty
# Death Penalty

'Go straight to hell': Victims' families confront mass murderer Dylann Roof

Jan 11th 2017, 10:36 PM 22,436 Views 27 Comments

Some shouted at him, while others offered forgiveness for the mass shooting in South Carolina in 2015.

# dylann-roof - Tuesday 10 January, 2017

White supremacist Dylann Roof sentenced to death for killing nine black churchgoers
# Hate Crime
# Hate Crime

White supremacist Dylann Roof sentenced to death for killing nine black churchgoers

Jan 10th 2017, 10:02 PM 21,106 Views 76 Comments

The US Justice Department said he is the first person to get the death penalty for federal hate crimes.

# dylann-roof - Wednesday 4 January, 2017

'There's nothing wrong with me psychologically': Mass killer Dylann Roof refuses to apologise
# No Remorse
# No Remorse

'There's nothing wrong with me psychologically': Mass killer Dylann Roof refuses to apologise

Jan 4th 2017, 9:48 PM 33,808 Views 9 Comments

Roof shot dead nine people in a church in South Carolina in 2015.

# dylann-roof - Monday 2 January, 2017

White supremacist Dylann Roof will not rely on psychiatric evidence, calling it 'a Jewish invention'
# Charleston
# Charleston

White supremacist Dylann Roof will not rely on psychiatric evidence, calling it 'a Jewish invention'

Jan 2nd 2017, 2:57 PM 15,790 Views 0 Comments

Roof gunned down nine black churchgoers and will represent himself at a sentencing hearing.

# dylann-roof - Wednesday 28 December, 2016

White supremacist who shot dead nine people won't give evidence to try avoid death penalty
# Dylann Roof
# Dylann Roof

White supremacist who shot dead nine people won't give evidence to try avoid death penalty

Dec 28th 2016, 7:48 PM 25,576 Views 56 Comments

“I think it’s a bad idea,” said the judge presiding over the case.

# dylann-roof - Thursday 15 December, 2016

Dylann Roof faces death penalty after being found guilty of killing nine people
# Mass Shooting
# Mass Shooting

Dylann Roof faces death penalty after being found guilty of killing nine people

Dec 15th 2016, 8:43 PM 12,845 Views 65 Comments

The 22-year-old shot nine black people dead in a racially-motivated attack in South Carolina last year.

# dylann-roof - Thursday 8 December, 2016

'He was evil as evil can be': US church shooting trial hears from survivor
# Charleston
# Charleston

'He was evil as evil can be': US church shooting trial hears from survivor

Dec 8th 2016, 8:26 AM 14,536 Views 0 Comments

Felicia Sanders spoke of telling her granddaughter to play dead as her son lay dying beside her.

# dylann-roof - Friday 25 November, 2016

White supremacist Dylann Roof fit to stand trial over South Carolina church shooting
# Court Ruling
# Court Ruling

White supremacist Dylann Roof fit to stand trial over South Carolina church shooting

Nov 25th 2016, 7:59 PM 9,599 Views 0 Comments

Dylann Roof is accused of gunning down nine African-American churchgoers last year.

# dylann-roof - Wednesday 25 May, 2016

US prosecutors are seeking the death penalty against this man
# South Carolina Shootings
# South Carolina Shootings

US prosecutors are seeking the death penalty against this man

May 25th 2016, 9:22 AM 20,898 Views 29 Comments

Dylann Roof is accused of killing nine people at a church in Charleston last June.

# dylann-roof - Monday 20 July, 2015

White supremacist gets sunstroke, helped to the shade by black policeman
# The Bigger Man
# The Bigger Man

White supremacist gets sunstroke, helped to the shade by black policeman

Jul 20th 2015, 9:37 AM 34,204 Views 52 Comments

This is something you couldn’t make up.

# dylann-roof - Thursday 25 June, 2015

Hundreds gather for first funerals of Charleston shooting victims
# Seven Days Later
# Seven Days Later

Hundreds gather for first funerals of Charleston shooting victims

Jun 25th 2015, 9:36 PM 13,405 Views 33 Comments

The title of a lecture held at the church last night was “The Power of Love.”

# dylann-roof - Monday 22 June, 2015

What is the Confederate flag and why is it still flying?
# Charleston
# Charleston

What is the Confederate flag and why is it still flying?

Jun 22nd 2015, 8:00 PM 25,007 Views 55 Comments

The flag has been much debated in the aftermath of the Charleston church shooting.

# dylann-roof - Saturday 20 June, 2015

White supremacist manifesto and pictures of Charleston suspect found online
# Dylann Roof
# Dylann Roof

White supremacist manifesto and pictures of Charleston suspect found online

Jun 20th 2015, 7:50 PM 27,950 Views 43 Comments

The unsigned writings on the site says that the Trayvon Martin case was the trigger for Roof becoming “racially aware”.

# dylann-roof - Friday 19 June, 2015

WATCH: Families of victims tell Charleston shooting suspect "I forgive you"
# Dylann Roof
# Dylann Roof

WATCH: Families of victims tell Charleston shooting suspect "I forgive you"

Jun 19th 2015, 10:45 PM 19,309 Views 57 Comments

“May God have mercy on you.”