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Ellen Robinson

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Panel affirms death sentence of Charleston church shooter

A three-judge appellate panel upheld the death penalty for the self-proclaimed white nationalist who murdered nine Black church parishioners after they welcomed him into their Bible study.

South Carolina Senator Aims to Be First Black Woman Governor

State Senator Mia McLeod is throwing her hat into the race for South Carolina governor, hoping to become the first Black woman in U.S. history to hold a state’s top executive office.

Charleston Church Shooter Asks Appeals Court to Overturn Death Sentence

Dylann Roof's appellate attorneys claim his federal conviction and death sentence should be reversed because he was “disconnected from reality” when he represented himself during trial.