The trial of white nationalist Dylann Roof : killer of nine black Christians in their Charleston church

Gillespie, J. David, 1944- author
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  • Creator J. David Gillespie
  • Format Books
  • Publication Lewiston, New York : Edwin Mellen Press, [2017]
  • Physical Details
    • viii, 214 pages ; 24 cm
  • ISBNs 1495506126, 9781495506123, 1633130207, 9781633130203
  • OCLC on1011609149


  • Includes bibliographical references and index.


  • Race murder in an historical black church -- Constitutional and legal foundations of the trial -- Preliminaries and preparations for trial -- Beyond the jurors' gaze: the secret war between Roof and his defenders -- The rest of the Dylann Roof story -- United States v. Roof as theater -- Daily events in the trial of Roof: the guilt phase -- Daily events in the trial of Roof: the sentencing phase -- Crime and due process: two scenes connected -- Timeline of major events