Man killed in 11th SC officer-involved shooting this year

Man killed in 11th SC officer-involved shooting this year MYRTLE BEACH, S.C. (WMBF) —South Carolina Law Enforcement Division agents are investigating an officer-involved shooting in Myrtle Beach. It happened early Saturday morning after Myrtle Beach Police Officers responded to a call with a man who had a gun. The Horry County Coroner confirmed one person is…

Federal Judge Overturns South Carolina Death Sentence Because of Prosecutor’s Racist Arguments

Federal Judge Overturns South Carolina Death Sentence Because of Prosecutor’s Racist Arguments A South Carolina federal district court has vacated the death sentence imposed on Johnny Bennett, an African-American defendant condemned by an all-white jury after prosecutor Donald Myers (pictured) had “made multiple statements clearly calculated to excite the jury with racial imagery and stereotypes.”