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No charges for white driver who killed black good-doer on Louisiana road — and then mocked him with racial slur

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A white driver who mocked the black Louisiana man he hit and killed while driving will not face any charges in the case.

Sherell Lewis Jr. was cleaning up debris May 29 in southbound lanes of U.S. 171 near Pickering when he was struck and killed by Matthew Martin, who then made racist comments about his victim on social media, reported KPLC-TV.

After the crash Martin, then 18, sent a Snapchat message to a friend saying he had hit “some n*gger,” and he was aware Lewis had died en route to the hospital.

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Lewis, a well-known Leesburg barber, was killed on his 31st birthday while clearing trash from the roadway as a safety precaution.

Vernon Parish Sheriff Sam Craft denounced Martin’s posts mocking Lewis but said they did not violate any laws.

Investigators announced Thursday that no charges would be filed against Martin in the fatal crash.

Master Trooper Scott Moreau, of Louisiana State Police, said Martin had been driving at the posted 55 mph speed limit during the crash and slowed down as he approached Lewis.

Martin moved from the right lane to the left lane to avoid Lewis, who evidently turned around and started walking back to the grass median, which placed him the path of the 2003 Chevrolet pickup.

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Moreau said the injuries Lewis sustained and the damage to Martin’s truck bumper showed the direction he was walking when he was struck.

Investigators said Martin’s cell phone records show the device was not in use at the time of the crash.


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Former acting CIA director explains why Trump’s inaction on Russian bounty scandal will make things worse

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It was revealed nearly two weeks ago that the Russian government is paying a bounty to the Taliban for killing American soldiers.

Since then, President Donald Trump has denied that he and his administration didn't know anything about it. Then he claimed it was a hoax. Now it has become clear that the stories are not only true but that if Trump read his presidential daily briefing in 2019, he would have been aware of the problem.

Speaking to the House Thursday, Trump's former acting CIA director Michael Morell explained that things are being made far worse by the president's denial.

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Here are 7 hilarious videos about wearing COVID-19 masks to send people who won’t wear them

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While late-night shows are off for a Summer break, Americans are glued to TikTok and Twitter for their humor and every folks have delivered.

The latest trend is to mock fools who refuse to wear masks. While many people who refuse to wear a mask tuck their tails and sulk as they walk away, some take it to a whole new level of fury. Those precious souls are being mocked and shamed all around the world.

Here are seven videos that are hilarious or adorable that encourage wearing masks during the COVID-19 pandemic:

Wearing a mask is like wearing a lifejacket.https://twitter.com/mattbooshell/status/1280933495674732544

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Trump tells Fox News the ‘Black Lives Matter’ sign on Fifth Avenue is like he’s being ‘prosecuted’

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President Donald Trump appeared to reveal another quid pro quo during an interview with Fox News host Sean Hannity.

MSNBC's Lawrence O'Donnell pointed it out during an interview with Sen. Kamala Harris (D-CA).

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