James Byrd Jr. (May 2, 1949 – June 7, 1998) was a black man who was murdered by three white supremacists in Jasper, Texas, on June 7, 1998. Shawn Allen ...


Oct 14, 2018 ... David W. Byrd Jr. Mt. Solon - David Wayne Byrd "Birdie" Jr., 75, widower of Sharon Lee Byrd, of Mt. Solon, died Wednesday, October 10, 2018 ...


Jun 7, 2018 ... James Byrd Jr. was chained to the back of a truck by his ankles and dragged for miles down a paved ... (David J. Phillip/The Associated Press).


Jun 7, 2018 ... James Byrd Jr., shown in this 1997 family photo, was tied to a truck and dragged to his death along a rural East Texas ... David K. Phillip AP.


Apr 26, 2018 ... David Byrd, R-Waynesboro (Photo: Tennessee General Assembly) ... David Byrd, R-Waynesboro, initiated sexual contact with them while they ...


Oct 31, 2018 ... U.S. Supreme Court rejects appeal from James Byrd's killer, could clear way for ... John William King's request to take his case in the dragging death of 49-year-old James Byrd Jr. ... Photo credit AP Images/David J. Phillip.


Sep 21, 2011 ... As Texas prepares to execute one of his father's killers, Ross Byrd hopes the state shows the man the mercy his father, James Byrd Jr., never got ... support the death penalty,” said David Atwood, a good friend of Ross Byrd's ...


Feb 24, 1999 ... Jurors then quickly began hearing evidence on whether Mr. King should be sentenced to death or life imprisonment for killing James Byrd Jr.


Mar 28, 2018 ... Rep. David Byrd, who is accused by three adult women of sexually assaulting them when they were teenagers, has denied wrongdoing and ...