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Ex Dallas Cop Amber Guyger Is Set to Appeal Her Murder Conviction in the Shooting Death of Botham Jean

Well, that didn’t take long. The former Dallas cop convicted of murder this month for fatally shooting her upstairs neighbor has filed notice that she plans to appeal the verdict. Amber Guyger was sentenced to 10 years in prison after she was convicted Oct. 1 of murder for gunning down Botham Jean, claiming she mistook […]

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Nobody Is Buying Dallas PD’s Bullshit Story About Joshua Brown’s Death

Assistant Police Chief Avery MooreScreenshot: ABC News (via Twitter) The Dallas Police Department just came up with a story so far fetched, I am going to stop roasting both Empire and Power for some of the ridiculous shit that happens on both of those soapy ass shows that I cannot stop watching. Joshua Brown, 28, […]

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Police Allege Joshua Brown, Witness in Amber Guyger Trial, Was Victim of Botched Interstate Drug Deal

Dallas Assistant Police Chief Avery MooreScreenshot: NBC News Dallas Police investigating the killing of 28-year-old Joshua Brown are denying his death has anything to do with his involvement in the trial of former police officer Amber Guyger. Brown, a witness in the high-profile trial, was gunned down outside his apartment building last Friday, just two […]

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Joshua Brown, the Witness Killed After Testifying Against Amber Guyger, Had Been Set to Speak Up Again for Botham Jean

In this Sept. 24, 2019, photo, Joshua Brown answers questions from Assistant District Attorney LaQuita Long while testifying during the murder trial of Amber Guyger, in the death of Botham Jean. Now, Brown has been killed, shot to death Oct. 4, 2019.Photo: Tom Fox (The Dallas Morning News via AP, Pool) As the investigation continues […]

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Hugging Judge in Amber Guyger Murder Trial: Why Y’all Mad?

State District Judge Tammy Kemp gives former Dallas Police Officer Amber Guyger a hug before Guyger leaves for jail Oct. 2, 2019, to start a 10-year sentence for murdering an unarmed black man, Botham Jean, in his Dallas apartment.Photo: Tom Fox (The Dallas Morning News via AP Pool) The judge who presided over the trial […]

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Joshua Brown, a Key Witness in Amber Guyger’s Murder Trial, Killed Outside Apartment

Photo: ASSOCIATED PRESS A message has clearly been sent. Joshua Brown, a key witness who testified for the prosecution on Tuesday in the trial of killer cop Amber Guyger, was fatally shot outside of his apartment building in Dallas on Friday night. Advertisement The neighbor of Botham Jean, who was murdered by Guyger, Brown’s body […]

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Wisconsin Group Files Complaint Against Guyger Judge for Spreading the Gospel of White Jesus

Screenshot: WFAA A Wisconsin group that seeks to ensure the separation of church and state has filed a complaint against a murderer-embracing judge for transforming into Reverend Save-a-Heaux and sharing the Gospel of Jesus Christ with a former police officer who so loved herself that she crucified an unarmed man in his own apartment so […]

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18-Year-Old Brandt Jean’s Hug of Amber Guyger Made Me Sick. But It Ain’t About Me, Though

Screenshot: Dallas Morning News (YouTube) The conversation about Brandt Jean’s hug of convicted murderer Amber Guyger has mostly cannibalized both the news of the (still surprising) conviction and the (not surprising at all) sentence. The image of the act is both explosive and saccharine; a molotov cocktail dipped in high fructose corn syrup. It’s impossible […]

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What Botham Jean’s Mother Had to Say About Dallas Police and Her Son’s Show of Forgiveness

Photo: Tom Fox (The Dallas Morning News via AP, Pool) The trial for her son’s killer was finally over, but Allison Jean reminded a Dallas congregation on Wednesday night that there was still plenty of work to do. The mother of Botham Jean, the 26-year-old accountant fatally shot by Dallas police officer Amber Guyger last […]

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Botham Jean, Amber Guyger and the Delusion of Forgiveness

Photo: Tom Fox (The Dallas Morning News via AP, Pool) It was described as “stunning,” “rare,” and “inspirational”: Brandt Jean, the younger brother of Botham Jean, killed last year at the hands of a Dallas police officer who mistakenly walked into his apartment, asking his brother’s killer if he could hug her. “I love you […]

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Amber Guyger Is Sentenced to 10 Years in Prison for Murdering Botham Jean

Amber GuygerPhoto: Associated Press Amber Guyger, the ex-Dallas cop convicted of murdering her upstairs neighbor Botham Jean after she entered his home uninvited and shot him dead, was sentenced Wednesday to 10 years in prison. The same Dallas County jury that found her guilty Tuesday of murdering the 26-year-old accountant last year as he sat […]

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Amber Guyger Swears She’s Not Racist. Her Text Messages Say Different

Screenshot: WFAA (YouTube) The ex-police officer who murdered a man in his home says it was all a mistake and swears it had nothing to do with race, a claim echoed by many of the law enforcement officers who shot and killed 1,088 black people since 2015, according to the Washington Post’s “Fatal Force” database. […]

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Judge in Amber Guyger Trial Just Made It Easier for the Former Dallas Cop to Be Acquitted of Murder

Judge Tammy Kemp meets with the attorneys at her bench upon their request during fired Dallas police officer Amber Guyger’s murder trial, Sept. 25, 2019, in Dallas.Photo: Tom Fox (The Dallas Morning News via AP, Pool) Closing arguments wrapped up Monday in the trial of Amber Guyger, the former Dallas Police officer who fatally shot […]

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‘I Hate Myself Every Day’: Amber Guyger Testifies About the Night She Killed Botham Jean

Photo: Tom Fox (The Dallas Morning News via AP, Pool) Amber Guyger took the stand in her own defense Friday morning, occasionally breaking down in tears as she recalled what happened the night she walked into her neighbor Botham Jean’s apartment and shot him dead in his living room. Her testimony marks the first public […]

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Medical Examiner Testifies Botham Jean Was Likely Bent Over or on His Back When Amber Guyger Shot Him

Photo: AP Images The Dallas County medical examiner who performed Botham Jean’s autopsy told jurors on Wednesday that the bullet that killed him entered in a “downward motion,” indicating that Jean’s body was positioned below former Dallas Police officer’s gun when she fatally shot him. Dr. Chester Gwin could not say definitively where Guyger or […]

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