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November Trial Set in US Case Against Accused Charleston Church Shooter

A U.S. judge on Tuesday set a Nov. 7 date for the federal trial of the white man accused of killing nine black parishioners in a racially motivated attack at a church in Charleston a year ago. U.S. District Judge Richard Gergel set the federal proceedings, in which prosecutors will seek the death penalty for Dylann Roof, ahead of a state capital punishment trial scheduled for January. Gergel said up to 1,500 people from across South Carolina could be called as possible jurors for the...

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