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The family of Botham Jean returned to Dallas today to commemorate the renaming of part of Lamar Street. The street will be named to honor the contributions and legacy of Botham Jean.  September 2018, 26-year-old Botham Jean was killed in his home by (off-duty) Dallas police officer Amber Guyger, she thought it was her own… Read more »

Botham Jean’s Neighbor Joshua Brown Shot & Killed

Joshua Brown, a neighbor of victim Botham Jean, is overcome with emotion while giving testimony in court, Tuesday, Sept. 24, 2019, in Dallas, after recounting how he’d heard Jean singing gospel and Drake songs across the hall before he was fatally shot. Former Dallas Police Officer Amber Guyger is on trial in the shooting death… Read more »

Amber Guyger Sentenced To 10 Years For Botham Jean’s Murder

It was an emotional day with the punishment phase concluding in the trial for Amber Guyger. The 31-year-old ex-Dallas cop was sentenced to 10 years in prison for the murder of Botham Jean. As you recall, Guyger was convicted for the shooting and killing of Jean in his apartment, while he was eating a bowl… Read more »

Amber Guyger Testifies She Feels Like A Terrible Person

Amber Guyger took the stand today in the case against her for the murder of Botham Jean . The former-Dallas police officer told the jury what happened the night she murdered the 26-year-old accountant when she entered his Southside Flats’ apartment thinking it was her own. The fifth day of the trial the city was… Read more »

Amber Guyger Murder Trial Underway

Judge Tammy Kemp calls prosecutors and defense attorneys to the bench during pretrial arguments in the Amber Guyger murder trial in the 204th District Court in Dallas, Monday, September 23, 2019. Guyger shot and killed Botham Jean, an unarmed 26-year-old neighbor in his own apartment last year. She told police she thought his apartment was… Read more »