Sunday, December 8, 2019

Tag: Atatiana Jefferson

‘Modern Lynching’: Attorney Blames Death of Atatiana...

The father of Atatiana Jefferson died after having a heart attack Saturday, less than one month after his daughter was shot and...

Citing Publicity Concerns, Judge Signs Gag Order...

The judge overseeing the case against a former Fort Worth police officer charged with killings Atatiana Jefferson has issued a gag order ahead of...

Hundreds of Mourners Gather as Atatiana Jefferson...

Family, friends and mourners gathered Thursday to pay respect to Atatiana Jefferson, the 28-year-old Black woman shot dead in her mother's home by Fort...

Attorney Lee Merritt ‘Concerned’ DA Who Prosecuted...

A lawyer for the family of Atatiana Jefferson voiced his concerns Tuesday about the DA tasked with overseeing the case against the Texas cop...

‘The Father Had Every Right’: Atatiana Jefferson’s...

A legal dispute that delayed services for slain woman Atatiana Jefferson was resolved in a court hearing Monday, with relatives finally hammering out an...

Texas City’s Police Union Calls for Resignation...

A McKinney, Texas, councilman is facing a call for his resignation following "divisive" comments he made in response to the fatal shooting of Atatiana...

Chasing Clout? Atatiana Jefferson’s Father Pushes Back...

Friends and family of Atatiana Jefferson, the Texas woman shot dead in her home by Fort Worth police, must now wait to say their...

Officer ‘Cooling-Off’ Period Called Into Question Amid...

Nearly a week after a Texas woman was shot and killed inside her Fort Worth home, activists are speaking out against the...

‘Stop Killing Us!’: Botham Jean’s Sister Speaks...

A foundation started to honor slain PwC associate Botham Jean is offering its support to the family of Atatiana Jefferson, a Black woman who,...

Fort Worth Cop Who Fatally Shot Atatiana...

Atatiana Jefferson's young nephew told detectives of the moment he saw his "auntie" shot and killed in the bedroom of their Texas home. The man...

Atatiana Jefferson’s 8-Year-Old Nephew Forced to Recount...

Atatiana Jefferson was up playing video games with her nephew around 2:30 a.m. when she heard noises outside their home, picked up a gun...

Community Stands Together to Raise Over $200K...

The Fort Worth, Texas, community is in mourning after the death of  Atatiana Jefferson, the Black woman gunned down by officers early Saturday while...

Fort Worth Cop Posts Bond Hours After...

The Fort Worth officer who shot and killed Atatiana Jefferson, 28, at her home this weekend was arrested on murder charges Monday, just hours...

Fort Worth Police Confirm Atatiana Jefferson’s 8-Year-Old...

Atatiana Jefferson was up into the wee hours of Saturday morning playing video games with her nephew. It was a call from a concerned...

‘I’m Shaken…I Feel It’s Partly My Fault’:...

A Fort Worth, Texas, police officer is on leave after shooting and killing a Black woman inside a home early Saturday after a concerned...