The sentence will be announced later today.
by Sydney Brownstone
People praying at the site where Walter Scott was shot and killed in North Charleston, South Carolina. Joe Raedle/Getty
From ABC News:
Former South Carolina police officer Michael Slager faces 19 to 24 years in prison for the deadly shooting of unarmed black man Walter Scott, according to sentencing guidelines announced by a judge this morning.
A white former South Carolina officer was sentenced to 20 years in prison on Thursday for fatally shooting an unarmed black motorist in the back in 2015, wrapping up a case that became a rallying cry for the Black Lives Matter movem...
The family of slain South Carolina man Walter Scott is planning to file a wrongful death and civil rights violation lawsuit against Officer Michael Slager, the cop who fatally shot Scott, and the North Charleston Police Department.
A judge declared a mistrial, Monday, former North Charleston, South Carolina, police officer Michael Slager, who was accused of fatally shooting unarmed black man as he ran away from him. According to ABC News, the jury was unable t...
A South Carolina judge granted bail Monday to the former North Charleston police officer who was caught on video shooting and killing unarmed Walter Scott in April as the 50-year-old black man was running away from the officer. Mich...