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Capital Murder Charges Filed Against Muslim Teen's Accused Killer

4 months agoNews : The Lookout

A man accused of killing 17-year-old Nabra Hassanen in Sterling, Virginia in June may face the death penalty after a grand jury charged him with capital murder and rape on Monday.

Capital Murder Charges Filed Against Muslim Teen’s Accused Killer

4 months agoNews : Huffington Post

A grand jury charged Darwin Martinez-Torres with the murder and rape of Nabra Hassanen.

Man 'raped and killed Muslim teenage girl' on way to mosque

4 months agoNews : The Cutline

Darwin Torres, 22, attacked 17-year-old Nabra Hassanen and a group of her friends in Sterling, Virginia, after they had eaten a meal together following a day-long fast during Ramadan. Torres was indicted on charges of the abduction with intent to defile, first degree murder and rape of Hassanen in June. Show More Summary

Muslim Teen's Slaying Now a Death Penalty Case

The man accused of killing a Muslim teenager in a case that drew national attention in June will face the death penalty. Prosecutors in Fairfax, Va., laid out their case Monday in the slaying of 17-year-old Nabra Hassanen, and it includes a disturbing new revelation. For the first time, authorities...

Man faces capital rape, murder charges in death of Muslim teen Nabra Hassanen

4 months agoNews : USAToday: News

Darwin Martinez-Torres faces capital rape and murder charges which allows Virginia prosecutors to pursue death penalty case in Nabra Hassanen's death.        

Man accused of killing Muslim teen indicted on capital murder charges

The Fairfax County Circuit Court indicted Darwin Martinez-Torres of Sterling, Virginia, on Monday on four counts of capital murder for killing Nabra Hassanen during her walk back to a Virginia mosque. Continue reading ? The post Man accused of killing Muslim teen indicted on capital murder charges appeared first on PBS NewsHour.

Prosecutors will pursue capital murder charge against man accused of killing Muslim girl

Prosecutors say Darwin Martinez Torres, 22, abducted and sexually assaulted Nabra Hassanen in June.

Man accused of killing Nabra Hassanen led detectives to her body, court document says

A new search warrant offers fresh details in a killing that garnered national attention.

Nabra Hassanen's Killing Sparks Discussion Of Islamophobia Among Latinos

#LatinxRamadan opened up a powerful conversation about what it's like to be Muslim and Latino.

Washington Post Allegedly Mislead Readers on Local Story of Muslim Teenager’s Death

Per the Daily Caller, the liberal newspaper The Washington Post has allegedly been misleading readers about a case in northern Virginia. A female Muslim teenager, Nabra Hassanen, was killed by an illegal immigrant as a result of the immigrant’s road rage. However, the Post’s alleged narrative circled around how there is increasing anti-Muslim rhetoric from […]

Morning Roundup: Goodbye To A Tree Older Than The District

Updates on the Nabra Hassanen murder investigation, how much area university presidents make, and more news. [ more › ]

Police find no ‘credible evidence’ that Muslim girl’s alleged killer is a gang member

A woman made the claim after showing up at an emergency room a week before Nabra Hassanen’s slaying.

Missing In Action -- Where Was The U.S. Women's Movement On Justice For Nabra Hassanen?

If an organization has concerned itself with the rights of women in majority Muslim countries but ignored the rights, dignity and safety of Muslim women in their own backyard, we have to ask why that is.

For Young Muslim-Americans Like Nabra Hassanen, IHOP Served as a Rare Safe Space

The teenager's slaying outside of IHOP should be treated as yet another attack on Muslims. For many Muslim-American teenagers, the 3am IHOP outing is a rite of passage during the month of Ramadan. Teenagers from New York to San Francisco...Show More Summary

Thousands Mourn Nabra Hassanen At Funeral Prayer Service In Virginia

“May Allah... make her legacy of loving and caring to be a legacy that is carried for generations to come.”

Nabra Hassanen’s murder feeds anti-immigrant rhetoric on the conservative internet

8 months agoNews : The Raw Story

The gruesome killing of a 17-year-old girl in Virginia this week has become fuel for political narratives on either side of the US spectrum. Nabra Hassanen was with friends outside her mosque, the All Dulles Area Muslim Society (ADAMS) Center, when a driver rode over the curb and scattered the...

Nabra Hassanen’s Murder was Not “Road Rage”

On Sunday, June 18, near the end of the holy month of Ramadan, Nabra Hassanen was brutally murdered.  She was 17 years old, black, and wore a headscarf. She was bludgeoned with a baseball bat by 22-year-old Darwin Martinez Torres, who then kidnapped her in his car, killed her, and dumped her body in a […]

A Virginia Town Responds to a Murder, Hate Crime or Not

Jonathan Blitzer reports from Reston, Virginia, on the aftermath of the murder of the teen-ager Nabra Hassanen, who was killed near her mosque, last week.

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