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Rants & Raves

...Texas sheriff. I notice The Augusta Chronicle did not put the color of the skin for two days. If it had been a white police officer shooting a black person, that is the first thing you would have said. White lives matter, too. I DON'T THINK...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2015-09-10/rants-raves
Participants in march linked to Charleston shootings say Haley has more to learn about race

...state never noticed."At Saturday's events, relatives of Walter Scott ? the black man shot to death by a white police officer in North Charleston this spring ? joined with the families of those killed at Mother Emanuel to march through...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2015-09-07/participants-march-linked-cha
North Charleston reaches $6.5 million settlement with family of Walter Scott

...6.5 million settlement Thursday with the family of an unarmed black man shot to death earlier this year by a white police officer.The North Charleston City Council approved the settlement by a 10-0 vote, and members of Walter Scott's...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/2015-10-08/north-charleston-reaches-65-million
Hillary Rodham Clinton is taking bold approach with new strategy

...lives matter" during a speech a few miles from Ferguson, Missouri, where Michael Brown died at the hands of a white police officer. Clinton used those words as part of an anecdote about her mother, whom she said taught her that "all lives...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/2015-07-24/hillary-rodham-clinton-taking-bold-
Charleston suspect attended church service

...Brooks said. The attack came two months after the fatal shooting of an unarmed black man, Walter Scott, by a white police officer in neighboring North Charleston that sparked major protests and highlighted racial tensions in the area. The officer...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2015-06-18/charleston-suspect-attended-
Dash-cam video won't be released in police shooting

COLUMBIA - When a white police officer in South Carolina chased a black man nine miles by car, then shot him to death in his driveway last year, the shooting apparently...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/2015-05-03/dash-cam-video-wont-be-released-pol
Attorney for man in car with Walter Scott says client heard Taser before fatal shooting

...is white, firing eight shots at Scott in an incident that renewed the national debate of blacks being shot by white police officers.Fulton on Monday released a statement saying he didn't know why Scott ran. Peper said his client has given...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2015-04-15/attorney-man-car-walter-scott
SLED suspicious of killing even before video

...alleged tail light violation, there have been vigils and protests of what some view to be a continuing pattern of white police officers fatally shooting unarmed black men. Slager has claimed that Scott took his electric stun gun, an account that...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/crime-courts/2015-04-10/sled-suspicious-killin
Rants & Raves

...police officer shoots an unarmed person to death that the media fails to mention the officer was black. When a white police officer does so the country becomes unglued.

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2015-03-18/rants-raves
Girlfriend says Georgia man shot by officer had stopped taking medication

...chokehold death of Eric Garner, an unarmed black Staten Island man who got into a videotaped confrontation with white police officers, Anderson said she expressed anger and frustration with police. But Hill told her to remember that most police...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/national/2015-03-11/girlfriend-says-georgia-ma