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Colbert extradition delayed a month

Christopher (aka Christian) Colbert’s extradition from Los Angeles to Dallas could be delayed a month, according to a court clerk in L.A. He has a new court date set for May 18.

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Kitty Genovese: The lesson in her legacy

Earlier this week, one of the topics trending on Facebook was the death of Winston Moseley, who died March 28 at the age of 81, in the prison at Dannemora, N.Y. Moseley had spent more that 50 years in prison … Continue reading

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Colbert extradition hearing set for April 18

Christopher (Christian) Colbert’s extradition hearing from California to Texas will be held on April 18.

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BREAKING NEWS UPDATE: Dallas police confirm murder charges against Colbert

Dallas police have confirmed that Christopher Brian (Christian) Colbert has been charged with murder in connection with the death last April of Ronald David Shumway. Colbert is still jailed in Los Angeles on the original charges of tampering with a … Continue reading

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BREAKING NEWS: Colbert arrested in Los Angeles

Dallas Police announced today (Thursday, March 3) that murder suspect Christopher Brian Colbert has been arrested in Los Angeles and is being held there awaiting extradition.

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Former Dallas Voice photographer wanted in Oak Cliff murder

ormer Dallas Voice photographer Christian Colbert is wanted in the murder of his former next-door neighbor Ronald Shumway.

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1st trans murder of 2016 reported in Austin

JonCasey William Rowell, 29, has been charged with first degree murder and is being held in Travis County Jail on a $250,000 bond, in connection with the Jan. 22 shooting death of Monica Loera, a 43-year-old Austin trans woman, according … Continue reading

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Convicted gay-bashing killer Jon Buice released on parole

File this under “Things That Slipped By Us”: Jon Buice, who pleaded guilty in 1992 to murdering a Houston gay man, was released from prison on Dec. 30 after serving 23 years of his 45-year sentence. Buice was 17 on … Continue reading

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Trans woman murdered in Philadelphia, brings 2015 trans murder tally to 21

Twenty-two-year-old Keisha Jenkins was shot to death on a Philadelphia street early Tuesday morning, Oct. 6, becoming the second trans woman murdered in the City of Brotherly Love and the 21st trans woman murdered in the U.S. this year. Philadelphia … Continue reading

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Investigation Discovery’s ‘Facing Evil’ series features Texas drag queen convicted of murder

Anybody out there remember Brandi West? Back in the 1980s, she was a well-known and popular drag queen here in Texas. She lived, I think, in Houston, or near Houston. Anyway, Brandi West’s real name was John Clifford “Cliff” Youens … Continue reading

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