Phantom Caucasian justice | Abagond

What has become of the killers of unarmed Black Americans that I have posted on? As of November 12th 2013:

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C.J. Miller (1893) – killed by a white mob in Kentucky on suspicions of murder. No charges.

Years served: 0.

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Isaac McGhie (1920) – a white mob in Duluth, Minnesota lynched him and two other black circus workers on suspicions of rape. Twelve were charged, no convictions.

Years served: 0, 0, 0, 0, 0, 0, 0, 0, 0, 0, 0, 0.

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George Stinney (1944) – executed by South Carolina governor Olin D. Johnston, white, who went on to become a senator from 1945 to 1965.

Years served: 0.

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Emmett Till (1955) – his two killers, white, were charged but not convicted.

Years served: 0, 0.

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Medgar Evers (1963) – Byron De La Beckwith, white, was not convicted till 1994. Died in prison.

Years served: 7.

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Denise McNair (1963) – killed along with three other black girls in a church bombing by four white terrorists. One killer died in 1994 without being charged. The other three got life sentences in 1977, 2001 and 2002. One is still alive.

Years served: 0, 8, 2, 12+.

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Martin Luther King, Jr (1968) – James Earl Ray, white, sentenced to 99 years. Died in prison in 1998.

Years served: 29.

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Fred Hampton (1969) – Killed by the Chicago police. No charges.

Years served: 0.

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Betty Jean Baucum (1994) – Henry Louis Wallace, black, murdered her and ten other black women. He is on death row.

Years served: 16+.

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Gary Graham (2000) – executed by Texas governor George Bush, white, who went on to become president from 2001 to 2009.

Years served: 0.

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Romona Moore (2003) – the two black men who tortured, raped and murdered her are in prison for life without parole.

Years served: 7+, 7+.

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Sean Bell (2006) – the three police officers, one white, two black, were acquitted of all charges. All three were fired or forced to resign by the NYPD.

Years served: 0, 0, 0.

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Oscar Grant (2009) – BART police officer Johannes Mehserle, white, found guilty of involuntary manslaughter. Got out in 2011.

Years served: 1.

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Taraha Nicholson (2009) – Antwan Pittman, black, found guilty of first-degree murder in 2011. He is suspected of having murdered seven other black women. Life in prison.

Years served: 2+.

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Aiyana Jones (2010) – Detroit police officer Joseph Weekley, white, is charged with involuntary manslaughter. A jury deadlocked in June 2013. Retrial set for December 4th 2013.

Trial pending. 

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James Craig Anderson (2011) – Deryl Dedmon, white, pleaded guilty to murder. Life in prison.

Years served: 1+.

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Troy Davis (2011) – executed by Georgia governor Nathan Deal, white, who is still governor.

Years served: 0.

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Kenneth Chamberlain (2011) – Officer Anthony Carelli, white. No charges.

Years served: 0.

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Ramarley Graham (2012) – NYPD officer Richard Haste, white. No charges.

Years served: 0.

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Trayvon Martin (2012) – killed by neighbourhood watchman George Zimmerman, white Hispanic. No charges till after nationwide protests. Found not guilty.

Years served: 0.

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Rekia Boyd (2012) – killed by Chicago police detective Dante Servin, white. Her family sued the city and got $4.5 million. No charges yet.

Pending investigation. 

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Jordan Davis (2012) – killed by Michael Dunn, white. Dunn is in jail awaiting trial for first-degree murder. Trial set for February 3rd 2014.

Trial pending. 

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Jonathan Ferrell (2013) – Charlotte police officer Randall Kerrick, white, charged with voluntary manslaughter.

Trial pending.

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Renisha McBride (2013) – killed by a 54-year-old white man, whose name the police has not made public. No charges yet.

Pending review.

Predictions: Conviction only in the Jordan Davis case.

See also:

Phantom Caucasian justice | Abagond.

 

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