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Man Found Guilty Of Murder In Deaths Of Officers

A man has been found guilty of murder after claiming he fatally shot two DeKalb County police officers in self-defense in 2008.

10/12/2012

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Shooting Suspect Surrenders

ATLANTA – (WAOK/AJC) –  The man who says he shot a former Georgia State soccer player early Sunday,  surrendered to police on Friday.  29-year old Emery Parrish says he shot 23 year old Ayekunle Lumpkin in […]

WAOK-AM–08/24/2012

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Zimmerman Talks and Trayvon’s Parents Respond

Sanford, Fl (WAOK)-On Wednesday night, accused shooter George Zimmerman was interviewed for the first time since the shooting on the Sean Hannity show. During the interview Zimmerman again apologized to the family of Martin and […]

WAOK-AM–07/19/2012

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Rob Redding Reports: Judge In Trayvon Martin Case Refuses To Answer Questions About Wife’s Role In Earlier Zimmerman Arrests

ATLANTA, May 2, 2012, 5 p.m. – A Florida judge today refused to discuss his wife, who a newspaper reports worked in the same office that handled previous felony charges that were dismissed against George Zimmerman, the man now […]

WAOK-AM–05/02/2012

Amid a recent string of crimes involving students around the university, some Georgia Tech students are fighting for the right to carry a concealed handgun on campus. (credit: KAREN BLEIER/AFP/Getty Images)

Gun Rights Group Defends Georgia Self Defense Law

ATLANTA (AP) – A gun rights group wants to defend a federal challenge of Georgia’s controversial self-defense law. The group GeorgiaCarry.org filed a motion to intervene in a lawsuit brought this month by civil rights activist Markel […]

WAOK-AM–04/20/2012

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Zimmerman Lawyers Quit

ORLANDO, Fla. (AP/WAOK) — Attorneys for a Florida neighborhood watch volunteer who fatally shot an unarmed black teen have withdrawn as his counsel, saying they haven’t heard from him since Sunday. Attorney Craig Sonner said […]

WAOK-AM–04/10/2012

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Too Much Truth Recap: The Day Before Our Trip To Sanford

We just took the time out today to reflect on Trayvon Martin and how his death has affected all of us. Click the audio links to hear part of the conversation…

WAOK-AM–03/21/2012

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