Leonard Pitts Jr. | In Texas, black means future danger
Well, mainly it will be because in 1995, he shot his ex-girlfriend, Debra Gardner, and her friend, Kenneth Butler, to death at Gardner's Houston home, and also wounded his own stepsister, Phyllis Taylor.
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#1 May 7, 2013
Pitts - Dead Wrong
No one, in trial, stated that Buck was a future danger based upon him being either black or a male.
In fact, the defense, through defense counsel and two experts, stated, repeatedly, that Buck was at reduced risk of being a future danger.
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