Posts Tagged: Botham Jean

Botham Jean Would Have Turned 29 Today

Botham Jean should be celebrating his 29th birthday today instead he is being honored in Dallas. Today has been declared Botham Jean Day a day to honor his memory and continue to bring attention to police violence against unarmed Black people. Botham was shot in the heart while eating ice cream, sitting on his couch… 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 »

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Amber Guyger Found Guilty of Murder

Former Dallas police Officer Amber Guyger was found guilty of murder about an hour ago  for the murder of Botham Jean, after thinking he was an intruder when she mistakenly walked into his apartment. Amber who had been out on $300,000 bond, faces a maximum of life in prison. She was not immediately taken into… 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 »