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A Friend Lied About Dylann Roof's Massacre Plan. Now He'll Go to Prison. - New York TimesA Friend Lied About Dylann Roof's Massacre Plan. Now He'll Go to Prison. - New York Times
CHARLESTON, S.C. — Joseph C. Meek Jr., a friend of Dylann S. Roof's who spent time with him in the weeks before nine people were killed at the Emanuel African Methodist Episcopal Church here, was sentenced Tuesday to 27 months in prison for ...
 
Judge won't dismiss federal lawsuit over Dylann Roof's background check - Charleston Post CourierJudge won't dismiss federal lawsuit over Dylann Roof's background check - Charleston Post Courier
The lawsuits, filed in June, allege the FBI failed to create and manage its background check database or perform a proper check of Roof. South Carolina is one of 36 states and territories that rely on that database to ensure gun sales comply with ...
 
Released court documents look into the mind of Dylann Roof - Spartanburg Herald JournalReleased court documents look into the mind of Dylann Roof - Spartanburg Herald Journal
Newly released court documents show white supremacist and convicted Charleston church killer Dylann Roof was attracted to Mexican and black women, smoked pot though it made him “paranoid,” and wanted a dagger tattoo on his face. The revelations ...
 
SC man accused of planning Dylann Roof style attack pleads not guilty - WCBD News 2SC man accused of planning Dylann Roof style attack pleads not guilty - WCBD News 2
FLORENCE, S.C. (WBTW) – The Conway man accused of planning a Dylann Roof style attack on non-whites was in federal court Tuesday morning. Benjamin Thomas Samuel McDowell is charged with felon in possession of a firearm or ammunition, ...
 
South Carolina lawmakers propose Dylann Roof loophole bill - ABC NEWS 4South Carolina lawmakers propose Dylann Roof loophole bill - ABC NEWS 4
COLUMBIA, S.C. (AP) — A South Carolina state senator says a bipartisan bill lengthening the time for background checks and strengthening reporting requirements for criminal charges and restraining orders might not have stopped Dylann Roof, but it ...
 
Friend says Dylann Roof desired black women, wanted face tattoo in weeks before Emanuel AME Church shooting - Charleston Post CourierFriend says Dylann Roof desired black women, wanted face tattoo in weeks before Emanuel AME Church shooting - Charleston Post Courier
Dylann Roof gave off an "odd vibe" when he reconnected with an old friend two years ago, downing vodka, cocaine and marijuana as he spoke of his attraction to black women, his quest for a face tattoo and his desire to start a race war, according to ...
 
Dylann Roof's friend is going to prison for lying to FBI - STLtoday.comDylann Roof's friend is going to prison for lying to FBI - STLtoday.com
FILE - In this June 18, 2015, file frame from video, Joey Meek, friend of Dylann Roof who is accused of killing nine black church members during Bible study on June 17 in Charleston, S.C., speaks to The Associated Press. Meek, the only person to whom ...
 
The Latest: 27-month sentence for friend of Dylann Roof - Business InsiderThe Latest: 27-month sentence for friend of Dylann Roof - Business Insider
The only person with whom Dylann Roof shared his plans to massacre worshippers at a South Carolina church has been sentenced to 27 months in prison for failing to report a crime and lying to the FBI. Joey Meek apologized Tuesday at sentencing in ...
 
Former journalist who fabricated story about Dylann Roof arrested over threats to Jewish institutions - Charleston Post CourierFormer journalist who fabricated story about Dylann Roof arrested over threats to Jewish institutions - Charleston Post Courier
One of the falsified stories involved Dylann Roof, the Charleston, South Carolina, church shooter. The Intercept wrote Friday: "We were horrified to learn this morning that Juan Thompson, a former employee of The Intercept, has been arrested in ...
 
Dylann Roof's Lying Friend Joey Meek Gets 27 Months - Normangee StarDylann Roof's Lying Friend Joey Meek Gets 27 Months - Normangee Star
They drifted apart after Roof moved away in high school, then reconnected months before the shooting when Roof told Meek on Facebook that he saw his old friend's mugshot online. Prosecutors want that figured into how long he is sent to prison. “He ...