Unite the Right rally

FILE - This undated file photo provided by the Albemarle-Charlottesville Regional Jail shows James Alex Fields Jr.  (Albemarle-Charlottesville Regional Jail via AP, File)
(Albemarle-Charlottesville Regional Jail via AP, File)
March 27, 2019 - 11:51 am
By DENISE LAVOIE AP Legal Affairs Writer CHARLOTTESVILLE, Va. (AP) — The mother of a woman killed in a car attack at a white nationalist rally says she is hoping the man convicted in her death in state court pleads guilty to all 30 federal hate crime charges against him. James Alex Fields Jr., 21,...
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University of Virginia main quad, Charlottesville, Va. (Dreamstime)
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January 02, 2019 - 11:55 am
CHARLOTTESVILLE, Va. (AP) - Officials in the Virginia city that endured a deadly white nationalist rally in 2017 say people are cursing police officers and it's thinning the department's ranks. Charlottesville Police Chief RaShall Brackney told The Daily Progress on Sunday that the climate has been...
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Charlottesville Police Dept
December 11, 2018 - 1:02 pm
Richmond, VA (WRVA) The Charlottesville jury in the James Alex Fields Jr trial has made its recommendations for his sentencing. The Jury made the following decisions: He should serve a life sentence for the first-degree murder of 32 year old Heather Heyer and pay a fine of $100,000; In each of the...
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Prosecutors will be allowed to show jurors a text message that includes an image of Adolf Hitler sent by the man who drove into a crowd of counterprotesters at a white nationalist rally. (Dreamstime)
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December 04, 2018 - 1:29 pm
CHARLOTTESVILLE, Va. (AP) - A judge is allowing jurors to see a text message including an image of Adolf Hitler that was sent by the man who drove into a crowd of counterprotesters at a white nationalist rally in Virginia. News outlets report Judge Richard Moore ruled Tuesday that prosecutors can...
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Charlottesville Police Dept
November 26, 2018 - 8:20 am
CHARLOTTESVILLE, Va. (AP) — Jury selection is set to begin in the trial of an Ohio man accused of killing a woman during a white nationalist rally in Charlottesville last year. James Alex Fields Jr., of Maumee, Ohio, is charged with first-degree murder in the death of 32-year-old Heather Heyer...
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