North Carolina Klan Group Protests Civil War Memorial Changes

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Jury selection is underway for the man accused of killing one person and injuring others at a counter-protest rally in Charlottesville, Virginia. James Fields Jr of Ohio is accused of driving his car into a crowd at the Unite the Right Rally. Heather Heyer was killed during the vehicular incident. Fields is charged with murder and a number of hate crimes. The jury selection could take a few days and the trial is scheduled to take at least three weeks. Fields could be facing life in prison if convicted.

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