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AP News
June 29, 2020 - 7:27 pm
Social media platforms face a reckoning over hate speech
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Jeff Katz
August 19, 2019 - 11:05 am
The thugs of Antifa attacked those in attendance at what was labeled an "alt-right rally" in Portland over the weekend, and the media wasted no time jumping to the group's defense, simply calling them "counter-protesters." Certain networks also took great care to show Antifa some love by calling...
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Jeff Katz
August 19, 2019 - 10:40 am
PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — With both the left and the right declaring victory following a long-hyped rally that had Portland, Oregon, on edge it seems the liberal city will continue to be a flashpoint in an increasingly divided country. City officials were mostly relieved that a downtown gathering...
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dreamstime
June 18, 2018 - 2:49 pm
CHARLOTTESVILLE, Va. (AP) — Charlottesville's new police chief has been sworn in. RaShall Brackney took the oath of office Monday afternoon in the City Council's chambers. Brackney is the first permanent successor of Chief Al Thomas, who retired in December after the release of a scathing report...
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June 08, 2018 - 2:54 pm
CHARLOTTESVILLE, Va. (AP) - A black man accused of using an improvised flamethrower during a white nationalist rally in Charlottesville has been convicted of disorderly conduct. Local news outlets report Corey Long was found guilty Friday and ordered to serve 20 days in jail. An Associated Press...
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dreamstime
May 29, 2018 - 3:26 pm
CHARLOTTESVILLE, Va. (AP) - A federal judge has dismissed a lawsuit against Charlottesville, its former police chief and the former Virginia State Police superintendent over their response to a white nationalist rally that descended into violence. A Verona-based law firm sued after the Aug. 12...
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dreamstime
May 17, 2018 - 5:28 pm
NEW ORLEANS (AP) - A federal magistrate has ordered former Ku Klux Klan leader David Duke to turn over his emails, social media messages and other communications about the white nationalist rally in Charlottesville, Virginia, that turned deadly last summer. U.S. Magistrate Judge Joseph Wilkinson's...
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May 16, 2018 - 1:52 pm
LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) — Led from a courtroom in handcuffs Tuesday, one of the nation's most recognizable white nationalists will have 38 days behind bars to ponder the dizzying demise of the group he led before his arrest exposed a bizarre sex scandal. Matthew Heimbach's jail sentence for a...
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May 08, 2018 - 1:33 pm
CHARLOTTESVILLE, Va. (AP) - A Baltimore Ku Klux Klan leader has pleaded no contest to firing a gun during a violent white nationalist rally in Charlottesville last summer. Court records show Richard W. Preston entered the plea Tuesday. He was charged with discharging a firearm within 1,000 feet of...
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