When the sandstone rocks of the US are in decline, the next generation is on the way

When the sandstone rocks of the US are in decline, the next generation is on the way

July 29, 2021 Comments Off on When the sandstone rocks of the US are in decline, the next generation is on the way By admin

Michael Slager was convicted of murder in the 2014 killing of Walter Scott in South Carolina, but his lawyers have said they plan to retry him for a third time.

They argue he is a danger to the community and a dangerous person, and that the US justice system unfairly punished him for the killing.

It comes as the Supreme Court considers whether to hear an appeal of a federal judge’s decision in April to overturn a verdict that sentenced Slager to life in prison for murder in 2014 in South Carolinas.

The US Justice Department has argued that a second trial would be unnecessary given the death penalty has been in place for more than half a century.

Slamming into the US Supreme Court is a fight that many experts say will go down in history as one of the most important in the country.

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SOURCE The Wall St Journal