In 1997, Duane Buck was sentenced to death for the murder of his former girlfriend and a man. Now his lawyer, of the NAACP Legal Defense and Education Fund, is fighting for a new sentencing hearing free of racial bias that could save his life.
Fla. KKK Drops Off Flyers In Mostly Black Neighborhood
A Ku Klux Klan group from North Carolina trying to recruit members from New Smyrna Beach targeted a predominately black neighborhood, officials said. Leaders passed out hundreds of fliers near North Myrtle Street over the past couple of days.
Police in Tinley Park, a suburb of Chicago, are investigating fliers promoting actions of the Ku Klux Klan that were found in several driveways throughout the town, according to NBC Chicago and the Chicago Tribune.