Entries tagged with “Garnell Whitfield Jr.

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Sep 07, 2022

Family Members of Buffalo Mass Shooting Want Focus on Preventing Racial Violence, Not Death Penalty

As fed­er­al pros­e­cu­tors con­sid­er what pun­ish­ment to seek against the accused gun­man in the May 2022 mass shoot­ing at a Tops Supermarket in Buffalo, sur­vivors and fam­i­ly mem­bers of vic­tims of the shoot­ing are con­cerned that pur­su­ing the death penal­ty will fur­ther spread the racial hatred that fueled the mas­sacre and divert atten­tion from mean­ing­ful action to com­bat white supremacist…