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Anderson Independent-Mail
Upstate law enforcement agencies among those getting grants for body camerasunarmed black man to death. The officer was swiftly fired and charged with murd
Upstate law enforcement agencies among those getting grants for body cameras
Anderson Independent-Mail / Posted 9 hours ago
unarmed black man to death. The officer was swiftly fired and charged with murder. Michael Slager is set to go on trial Oct. 31 for the April 2015 death of Walter Scott. Follow Mike Ellis and Seanna Adcox on Twitter @MikeEllis_AIM and @SeannaAdcox... Read more
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Baltimore Sun
Video's power, and limits, on display in Gray case, House sit-into becoming better informed. But for all the new images and information we got
Video's power, and limits, on display in Gray case, House sit-in
Baltimore Sun / Posted yesterday
to becoming better informed. But for all the new images and information we got into the arrests and deaths of Eric Garner, Walter Scott and Gray, no one has yet been convicted. And for all the moral high ground seized by Democrats thanks to those... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
Freddie Gray and the rush to judgmentby police. John Crawford was shot to death in an Ohio Wal-Mart while holding a
Freddie Gray and the rush to judgment
Chicago Tribune / Posted yesterday
by police. John Crawford was shot to death in an Ohio Wal-Mart while holding a BB gun he had taken off the shelf. Walter Scott, unarmed and fleeing after a traffic stop in South Carolina, died from multiple gunshots in the back. Laquan... Read more
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heraldscotland
Hundreds protest in Glasgow over "racism" in EU referendum campaignfind his assumptions were all wrong. Speaking one hundred yards from a memoria
Hundreds protest in Glasgow over "racism" in EU referendum campaign
heraldscotland / Posted yesterday
find his assumptions were all wrong. Speaking one hundred yards from a memorial to murdered MP Jo Cox at the foot of the Walter Scott monument said he was concerned about the xenophobia stirred up during the campaign. He said: "It's tragic. Here... Read more
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Savannah Morning News
168 law agencies to receive money for police body camerasvideo showed a white North Charleston police officer shooting a fleeing, unarme
168 law agencies to receive money for police body cameras
Savannah Morning News / Posted 2 days ago
video showed a white North Charleston police officer shooting a fleeing, unarmed black man to death. The officer was swiftly fired and charged with murder. Michael Slager is set to go on trial Oct. 31 for the April 2015 death of W... Read more
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Spartanburg Herald-Journal
168 SC police agencies to receive money for body camerasofficer was swiftly fired and charged with murder. Michael Slager is set to go
168 SC police agencies to receive money for body cameras
Spartanburg Herald-Journal / Posted 2 days ago
officer was swiftly fired and charged with murder. Michael Slager is set to go on trial Oct. 31 for the April 2015 death of Walter Scott. Copyright 2016 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast,... Read more
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NBC 2 Fort Myers
Controversial Police Encounters Fast Factsfifty-six people are arrested during a demonstration at a St. Louis courthouse.
Controversial Police Encounters Fast Facts
NBC 2 Fort Myers / Posted 2 days ago
fifty-six people are arrested during a demonstration at a St. Louis courthouse. 2015 - North Charleston, South Carolina - Walter Scott April 4, 2015 - Officer Michael Slager fires eight shots at 50-year-old Walter Scott. Scott, who is unarmed, is... Read more
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International Business Times
Spain: Body of missing Briton Sam Alger found in canal following trouble at Barcelona nightclub Online. One of Sam's friends wrote on the Facebook page: "This morning while o
Spain: Body of missing Briton Sam Alger found in canal following trouble at Barcelona nightclub
International Business Times / Posted 3 days ago
Online. One of Sam's friends wrote on the Facebook page: "This morning while out looking for Sam myself, Elizabeth Morris, Walter Scott and David Pragg found Sam shortly after the police had arrived at the scene. We are devastated to announce he... Read more
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Charleston City Paper
Don't let Nikki Haley's transformation fool youyou guessed it, a New South. Yet, the sentiment wore thin almost immediately a
Don't let Nikki Haley's transformation fool you
Charleston City Paper / Posted 3 days ago
you guessed it, a New South. Yet, the sentiment wore thin almost immediately as Haley began modifying her patronizing post-Walter Scott "hugs not riots" speeches to include the Emanuel 12. Her comments weren't merely rehearsed anymore; they were... Read more
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Savannah Morning News
Motorist shooting trial set week before church shooting casevictims are entitled to have this matter addressed, tried and resolved,” Judge
Motorist shooting trial set week before church shooting case
Savannah Morning News / Posted 4 days ago
victims are entitled to have this matter addressed, tried and resolved,” Judge Clifton Newman said as the family of Walter Scott attended the hearing. Newman is handling the murder trial of Michael Slager, who fatally shot Scott during a... Read more
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Daily Mirror
Mystery surrounds death of missing Brit who disappeared from Barcelona nightclubto tell anyone as the family had to be notified first. "This morning while out
Mystery surrounds death of missing Brit who disappeared from Barcelona nightclub
Daily Mirror / Posted 4 days ago
to tell anyone as the family had to be notified first. "This morning while out looking for Sam myself, Elizabeth Morris, Walter Scott and David Pragg found Sam shortly after the police had arrived at the scene. "We are devastated to announce he... Read more
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Charleston City Paper
Despite scheduling concerns, trial of Michael Slager still set for Oct. 31The state trial for Michael Slager, the former North Charleston police officer
Despite scheduling concerns, trial of Michael Slager still set for Oct. 31
Charleston City Paper / Posted 4 days ago
The state trial for Michael Slager, the former North Charleston police officer charged with the shooting of Walter Scott, remains on track to begin Oct. 31. Slager appeared in a Charleston courtroom Tuesday as attorneys for the defense and... Read more
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ABC News
Motorist Shooting Trial Set Week Before Church Shooting Casevictims are entitled to have this matter addressed, tried and resolved," Judge
Motorist Shooting Trial Set Week Before Church Shooting Case
ABC News / Posted 4 days ago
victims are entitled to have this matter addressed, tried and resolved," Judge Clifton Newman said as the family of Walter Scott attended the hearing. Newman is handling the murder trial of Michael Slager, who fatally shot Scott during a... Read more
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WSOC-TV Charlotte
Hearing may affect trial date in motorist shooting deathof former North Charleston police officer Michael Slager. He's charged in the s
Hearing may affect trial date in motorist shooting death
WSOC-TV Charlotte / Posted 4 days ago
of former North Charleston police officer Michael Slager. He's charged in the shooting death last year of black motorist Walter Scott. That trial is now set to begin Oct. 31, just a week before the federal trial of Dylann Roof in the Charleston... Read more
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Live 5 News Charleston
Hearing may affect trial date in motorist shooting deathof former North Charleston police officer Michael Slager. He's charged in the s
Hearing may affect trial date in motorist shooting death
Live 5 News Charleston / Posted 4 days ago
of former North Charleston police officer Michael Slager. He's charged in the shooting death last year of black motorist Walter Scott. That trial is now set to begin Oct. 31, just a week before the federal trial of Dylann Roof in the Charleston... Read more
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WBTV Charlotte
Hearing may affect trial date in motorist shooting deathof former North Charleston police officer Michael Slager. He's charged in the s
Hearing may affect trial date in motorist shooting death
WBTV Charlotte / Posted 4 days ago
of former North Charleston police officer Michael Slager. He's charged in the shooting death last year of black motorist Walter Scott. That trial is now set to begin Oct. 31, just a week before the federal trial of Dylann Roof in the Charleston... Read more
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WECT 6 Wilmington
Hearing may affect trial date in motorist shooting deathof former North Charleston police officer Michael Slager. He's charged in the s
Hearing may affect trial date in motorist shooting death
WECT 6 Wilmington / Posted 4 days ago
of former North Charleston police officer Michael Slager. He's charged in the shooting death last year of black motorist Walter Scott. That trial is now set to begin Oct. 31, just a week before the federal trial of Dylann Roof in the Charleston... Read more
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Los Angeles Times
How to see Edinburgh, Scotland, in just one day? Go from chapel to castle to pubthe overgrown, weather-ravaged building was a tourist attraction. Passing poet
How to see Edinburgh, Scotland, in just one day? Go from chapel to castle to pub
Los Angeles Times / Posted 5 days ago
the overgrown, weather-ravaged building was a tourist attraction. Passing poets and painters (including Robert Burns, Sir Walter Scott, William Wordsworth and J.M.W. Turner) turned up regularly to muse upon the ruins. Eventually, Queen Victoria... Read more
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The Clarion-Ledger
Mississippi campus briefs: June 19his original research for a critical biography of John Gibson Lockhart, the son
Mississippi campus briefs: June 19
The Clarion-Ledger / Posted 6 days ago
his original research for a critical biography of John Gibson Lockhart, the son-in-law of Scottish novelist and poet Sir Walter Scott and a prominent contributor to Blackwood’s Edinburgh Magazine and, later, London’s Quarterly Review. Lockhart... Read more
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The Irish Times
First collection by 67-year-old Ron Carey shortlisted for Forward prizegiven me a confidence in my work.” Another shortlisted Irish writer will find
First collection by 67-year-old Ron Carey shortlisted for Forward prize
The Irish Times / Posted 8 days ago
given me a confidence in my work.” Another shortlisted Irish writer will find out tonight whether he has won the £25,000 Walter Scott Prize for Historical Fiction. Gavin McCrea is shortlisted – along with, among others, William Boyd and Patrick... Read more
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heraldscotland
Hundreds join Nicola Sturgeon and Kezia Dugdale to pay respects at Glasgow vigil for murdered MP Jo Coxthe gathering and a book of condolence was opened for people to pay their respe
Hundreds join Nicola Sturgeon and Kezia Dugdale to pay respects at Glasgow vigil for murdered MP Jo Cox
heraldscotland / Posted 8 days ago
the gathering and a book of condolence was opened for people to pay their respects. Nicola Sturgeon, speaking beneath the Walter Scott monument said she hoped that out of the tragedy the public might "reflect that we (politicians) are not all... Read more
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NBC News
Analysis: A Year After Charleston Massacre, Hate Strikes Orlandoa community perspective, we had 10 African-Americans die in a high-profile way,
Analysis: A Year After Charleston Massacre, Hate Strikes Orlando
NBC News / Posted 8 days ago
a community perspective, we had 10 African-Americans die in a high-profile way," he said, referring to the Emanuel nine and Walter Scott, who was shot and killed months earlier by a police officer in nearby North Charleston. This anniversary, Moore... Read more
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Baltimore Sun
Walter S. Calwell Jr., title examiner, diesWalter Scott Calwell Jr., a retired real estate title examiner who coached yout
Walter S. Calwell Jr., title examiner, dies
Baltimore Sun / Posted 9 days ago
Walter Scott Calwell Jr., a retired real estate title examiner who coached youth sports, died of an apparent stroke Monday at his Towson home. He was 86. Born in Baltimore and raised in Homeland, he was the son of Walter S. Calwell Sr., an attorney,... Read more
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Daily Mirror
Before Jo Cox last MP to be murdered was Ian Gow who was killed in IRA explosionby the Irish National Liberation Army. The last murdered MP whose death was no
Before Jo Cox last MP to be murdered was Ian Gow who was killed in IRA explosion
Daily Mirror / Posted 9 days ago
by the Irish National Liberation Army. The last murdered MP whose death was not a political assassination, was Labour's Walter Scott-Elliot. He died in 1977 at the hands of Archibald Hall, whom he had hired as a butler. Unbeknownst to Mr... Read more
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heraldscotland
Jo Cox is first member of House of Commons to be murdered in office since 1990in 1979. No other sitting MPs have been murdered in the post-war period, thoug
Jo Cox is first member of House of Commons to be murdered in office since 1990
heraldscotland / Posted 9 days ago
in 1979. No other sitting MPs have been murdered in the post-war period, though Labour's former MP for Accrington Walter Scott-Elliot was killed by his butler in 1977, many years after leaving Parliament, and former Tory MP Sir Richard... Read more
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Daily Record
Jo Cox is first MP murdered in office since Ian Gow was killed by IRA in 1990in 1979. No other sitting MPs have been murdered in the post-war period, thoug
Jo Cox is first MP murdered in office since Ian Gow was killed by IRA in 1990
Daily Record / Posted 9 days ago
in 1979. No other sitting MPs have been murdered in the post-war period, though Labour's former MP for Accrington Walter Scott-Elliot was killed by his butler in 1977, many years after leaving Parliament, and former Tory MP Sir Richard... Read more
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The Atlantic
The Next Dylann Roof Can Still Buy a Gunthe state house grounds, for instance, the legislature also passed a controvers
The Next Dylann Roof Can Still Buy a Gun
The Atlantic / Posted 9 days ago
the state house grounds, for instance, the legislature also passed a controversial body cameras bill after the shooting of Walter Scott by a police officer last April. “My goal,” Simpson says, “is to move the ball on these issues before another... Read more
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Charleston City Paper
Flag removal instead of gun reform?; Ethics reform passed; Filibuster forces Congress gun voteEmanuel massacre? Wondering why the legislature didn't move as fast after Emanu
Flag removal instead of gun reform?; Ethics reform passed; Filibuster forces Congress gun vote
Charleston City Paper / Posted 9 days ago
Emanuel massacre? Wondering why the legislature didn't move as fast after Emanuel to take policy action as they did after Walter Scott, Jim Clyburn asks, "Why didn’t we have the same kind of movement after Charleston? ... Because people would... Read more
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The Morning Call
Allentown settles claim that cop assaulted man for recording arrestpolice; Freddie Gray, who died after he was shacked and driven without seatbelt
Allentown settles claim that cop assaulted man for recording arrest
The Morning Call / Posted 10 days ago
police; Freddie Gray, who died after he was shacked and driven without seatbelts in the back of a Baltimore police van; and Walter Scott, who died after he was shot in the back by a North Charleston, S.C., police officer. An attorney for the man... Read more
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EveningTimes Online
Bowhill House smoking room open to public after 138 yearsA historic smoking room at a Scottish estate made famous by Sir Walter Scott is
Bowhill House smoking room open to public after 138 years
EveningTimes Online / Posted 10 days ago
A historic smoking room at a Scottish estate made famous by Sir Walter Scott is due to open to the public for the first time. The 138-year-old room at Bowhill House, country home of the Duke and Duchess of Buccleuch, is being made public after... Read more
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Charleston City Paper
Catastrophe: Racism still lives herein 21st century America. The racism last June at Emanuel A.M.E. is a different
Catastrophe: Racism still lives here
Charleston City Paper / Posted 10 days ago
in 21st century America. The racism last June at Emanuel A.M.E. is a different kind of racism than the one that killed Walter Scott a mere two months earlier. They're linked, yes, and part of the same system, but only one of these incidents... Read more
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The Washington Times
Academic conservatives struggle to staybut that doesn’t mean they didn’t play a role in his decision to walk away from
Academic conservatives struggle to stay
The Washington Times / Posted 11 days ago
but that doesn’t mean they didn’t play a role in his decision to walk away from the academy. With an emphasis on Sir Walter Scott and other Scottish Romantics, Mr. Scalia taught English for eight years at the University of Virginia College at... Read more
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Island Packet
Remembering Charleston: ‘I asked him if he was OK. He never responded.’of silence. “This revolves around movements like Black Lives Matter,” he said.
Remembering Charleston: ‘I asked him if he was OK. He never responded.’
Island Packet / Posted 11 days ago
of silence. “This revolves around movements like Black Lives Matter,” he said. The activists “reacted to the shooting of Walter Scott and others. And then Dylann Roof reacted to Black Lives Matter.” Clyburn, who with Scott led a civil rights... Read more
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Live 5 News Charleston
Prosecutors in Michael Slager case respond to requests for evidencemade by the former North Charleston officer’s attorneys. Attorneys for the man
Prosecutors in Michael Slager case respond to requests for evidence
Live 5 News Charleston / Posted 11 days ago
made by the former North Charleston officer’s attorneys. Attorneys for the man accused of shooting and killing unarmed Walter Scott at a traffic stop in April 2015 asked for evidence including a forensic examination of the victim’s cell phone,... Read more
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heraldscotland
Watch: Father of Orlando gunman says 'it is for God to punish gays'that turned to applause as they showed their solidarity by becoming one of many
Watch: Father of Orlando gunman says 'it is for God to punish gays'
heraldscotland / Posted 12 days ago
that turned to applause as they showed their solidarity by becoming one of many who respectfully laid candles beneath the Walter Scott monument in the square. Inspector Iain Arnott of Greater Glasgow Police Division who joined colleague Pc Ross... Read more
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heraldscotland
Father of Orlando gunman - It is for God to punish gaysthat turned to applause as they showed their solidarity by becoming one of many
Father of Orlando gunman - It is for God to punish gays
heraldscotland / Posted 12 days ago
that turned to applause as they showed their solidarity by becoming one of many who respectfully laid candles beneath the Walter Scott monument in the square. Inspector Iain Arnott of Greater Glasgow Police Division who joined colleague Pc Ross... Read more
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heraldscotland
Giving Glasgow a bit of a jolt about scienceis now much forgotten. I'm ashamed to admit that I didn't even know that James
Giving Glasgow a bit of a jolt about science
heraldscotland / Posted 12 days ago
is now much forgotten. I'm ashamed to admit that I didn't even know that James Watt had a statue in George Square. Sir Walter Scott I knew slap bang in the middle, Rabbie Burns, Queen Victoria on horseback, even William Gladstone I could point... Read more
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EveningTimes Online
Hundreds pay tribute to Orlando shooting victims in Glasgow's George Squaregathering, but that turned to applause as they showed their solidarity by becom
Hundreds pay tribute to Orlando shooting victims in Glasgow's George Square
EveningTimes Online / Posted 12 days ago
gathering, but that turned to applause as they showed their solidarity by becoming one of many who laid candles beneath the Walter Scott monument in the square. (Photo: James Chapelard/SWNS) Inspector Iain Arnott of Greater Glasgow Police Division... Read more
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heraldscotland
Hundreds pay tribute to Orlando shooting victims in Glasgow's George Squaregathering, but that turned to applause as they showed their solidarity by becom
Hundreds pay tribute to Orlando shooting victims in Glasgow's George Square
heraldscotland / Posted 12 days ago
gathering, but that turned to applause as they showed their solidarity by becoming one of many who laid candles beneath the Walter Scott monument in the square. Inspector Iain Arnott of Greater Glasgow Police Division who joined colleague Pc Ross... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Meet the Australians recognised in the Queen's Birthday honoursin decimal currency at the time. The Order of Australia honours Commonwealth
Meet the Australians recognised in the Queen's Birthday honours
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 13 days ago
in decimal currency at the time. The Order of Australia honours Commonwealth Decimal Currency Committee chairman, Sir Walter Scott, wrote to then-prime minister Harold Holt during the changeover to say Dr Davey was the reason the transition to... Read more
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Worcester Telegram & Gazette
DEATH PENALTY FOR COP KILLERSdeath penalty on police who kill unarmed civilians, especially when caught on v
DEATH PENALTY FOR COP KILLERS
Worcester Telegram & Gazette / Posted 15 days ago
death penalty on police who kill unarmed civilians, especially when caught on video—like the cop in South Carolina who shot Walter Scott five times in the back as he was running away, or the Chicago cop who shot Laquan Macdonald sixteen times as he... Read more
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Dallas Morning News
Viral video showed the scene of Texas airport shooting to the worldare cautious in approaching suspects, they say, because cops are worried they'l
Viral video showed the scene of Texas airport shooting to the world
Dallas Morning News / Posted 15 days ago
are cautious in approaching suspects, they say, because cops are worried they'll end up on camera. In the killing of Walter Scott in North Charleston, S.C., an officer was indicted after video surfaced of Scott being shot in the back. In the... Read more
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Scotsman
Map: The 18th century territories of Scotland’s clans1822 when King George IV came to Edinburgh, becoming the first monarch to do so
Map: The 18th century territories of Scotland’s clans
Scotsman / Posted 15 days ago
1822 when King George IV came to Edinburgh, becoming the first monarch to do so in two centuries. “During this visit Sir Walter Scott picked out aspects of Highland life that were appealing, and crucially, not threatening and presented them to... Read more
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WIS News 10 Columbia
Haley signs bill banning law enforcement ticket quotasHe thinks the law will help repair officers' frayed relationships with resident
Haley signs bill banning law enforcement ticket quotas
WIS News 10 Columbia / Posted 15 days ago
He thinks the law will help repair officers' frayed relationships with residents. Bamberg also represents the family of Walter Scott, the black man fatally shot as he ran from a North Charleston police officer last year. He'd been pulled over... Read more
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The Chattanoogan
Latest Hamilton County Jail Booking ReportOF ICE METH FOR RESALE POSSESSION OF DRUG PARAPHERNALIA POSS.A FIREARM DURING
Latest Hamilton County Jail Booking Report
The Chattanoogan / Posted 16 days ago
OF ICE METH FOR RESALE POSSESSION OF DRUG PARAPHERNALIA POSS.A FIREARM DURING COMMISSIION OR ATTEMPT TO CO FARR, WALTER SCOTT 2300 WINDSOR STREET CHATTANOOGA, 37416 Age at Arrest: 35 years old Arresting Agency: Chattanooga POSS OF ICE... Read more
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WFMJ Youngstown
Families to talk to hospital after volunteer's tiradeare represented by Justin Bamberg, an Orangeburg, South Carolina-based attorney
Families to talk to hospital after volunteer's tirade
WFMJ Youngstown / Posted 17 days ago
are represented by Justin Bamberg, an Orangeburg, South Carolina-based attorney who is also representing the family of Walter Scott, a black North Charleston, South Carolina, man who was shot and killed by a white city police officer. The... Read more
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KHQ Spokane
Families to talk to hospital after volunteer's tiradeare represented by Justin Bamberg, an Orangeburg, South Carolina-based attorney
Families to talk to hospital after volunteer's tirade
KHQ Spokane / Posted 17 days ago
are represented by Justin Bamberg, an Orangeburg, South Carolina-based attorney who is also representing the family of Walter Scott, a black North Charleston, South Carolina, man who was shot and killed by a white city police officer. The... Read more
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WTHR Indianapolis
Families to talk to hospital after volunteer's tiradeare represented by Justin Bamberg, an Orangeburg, South Carolina-based attorney
Families to talk to hospital after volunteer's tirade
WTHR Indianapolis / Posted 17 days ago
are represented by Justin Bamberg, an Orangeburg, South Carolina-based attorney who is also representing the family of Walter Scott, a black North Charleston, South Carolina, man who was shot and killed by a white city police officer. The... Read more
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Your Hometown Lima Stations
Families to talk to hospital after volunteer's tiradeare represented by Justin Bamberg, an Orangeburg, South Carolina-based attorney
Families to talk to hospital after volunteer's tirade
Your Hometown Lima Stations / Posted 17 days ago
are represented by Justin Bamberg, an Orangeburg, South Carolina-based attorney who is also representing the family of Walter Scott, a black North Charleston, South Carolina, man who was shot and killed by a white city police officer. The... Read more
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ABC Montana
Families to talk to hospital after volunteer's tiradeare represented by Justin Bamberg, an Orangeburg, South Carolina-based attorney
Families to talk to hospital after volunteer's tirade
ABC Montana / Posted 17 days ago
are represented by Justin Bamberg, an Orangeburg, South Carolina-based attorney who is also representing the family of Walter Scott, a black North Charleston, South Carolina, man who was shot and killed by a white city police officer. The... Read more
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