Jury Selection Begins In Lawsuit Over Death Of UVA Lacrosse Player Yeardley LoveNearly 12 years after University of Virginia lacrosse player Yeardley Love was found dead in her off-campus apartment, the man who was convicted of second-degree murder in her killing is headed back to court for a civil trial in a wrongful death lawsuit filed by Yeardley’s mother.
'An Incredible Day' As Lee Statue Removed In CharlottesvilleThe statue's removal came more than five years after racial justice activists had renewed a push to take down the monument, an initiative that drew the attention of white supremacists and other racist groups, culminating in the violent “Unite the Right” rally in 2017.
Charlottesville To Remove Confederate Monuments SaturdayA Confederate monument that helped spark a violent white supremacist rally in Charlottesville is set to come down Saturday, the city announced.
High Court Rejects 2 Virginia White Nationalist Rally CasesThe Supreme Court is leaving in place the convictions of two men who as members of a white supremacist group participated in a white nationalist rally in Virginia in 2017 that turned violent.
Virginia Lawmakers Pass Bill Allowing Confederate Monument RemovalsThe passage marks the latest turn in Virginia's long-running debate over how its history should be told in public spaces.
Virginia Gov. Northam Declares State Of Emergency, Says Threats Of Violence Possible At State CapitolIt extends from Friday, January 17 at 5 p.m. until Tuesday, January 21 at 5 p.m.
Charlottesville Confederate Statue Vandalized With Graffiti Saying 'Impeach Trump'The statue has been vandalized several times previously.
Pharrell To Give Speech To University Of Virginia Graduating ClassPharrell will be a keynote speaker to the University of Virginia's graduating class.
Man Pleads Guilty To Federal Hate Crime Charges In Charlottesville Car Attack At Virginia White Nationalist RallyJames Alex Fields Jr., of Maumee, Ohio, was convicted in state court in December in the death of anti-racism activist Heather Heyer and for injuring dozens more.
Teen Charged With Making Racist Threats In Charlottesville, Virginia; Schools Closed For 2nd DayA 17-year-old boy was arrested by police in Charlottesville, Virginia after making racist threats against area schools, closing the public schools for two days.
Jury Recommends Life In Prison For Man Who Rammed CrowdA jury recommended life plus 419 years on Tuesday for a man convicted of killing a woman and injuring dozens when he drove his car into counterprotesters at a white nationalist rally in Virginia.
Jury Deciding Sentence For Man Who Rammed Rally ProtestersSeveral people who were severely injured when a man drove his car into counterprotesters at a white nationalist rally last year described devastating physical and psychological effects to a jury Monday.
Man Who Rammed Car Into Crowd In Charlottesville Convicted Of First-Degree MurderA man who drove his car into a crowd of counterprotesters at a white nationalist rally in Virginia was convicted Friday of first-degree murder for killing a woman in an attack that inflamed racial and political tensions across the country. Jurors convicted James Alex Fields Jr. of eight other charges, including aggravated malicious wounding and hit and run.
Jury Begins Deliberations In Virginia Fatal Car RammingDeliberations have begun in the murder trial of an Ohio man accused of intentionally driving his car into a crowd of counter-protesters at a white nationalist rally, killing one woman and injuring dozens.
Trial To Begin For Man Charged In White Nationalist RallyJury selection is set to begin in the trial of an Ohio man accused of killing a woman during a white nationalist rally in Charlottesville, Virginia, last year.