As the decision was read, Roof, 22, stood and looked forward with an emotionless look on his face, reported the New York Times.
The AME shooting will be remembered as one of the most tragic hate crimes in history. Roof admitted that he hoped the shooting would inspire a race war; however, it caused a much needed conversation about the Confederate Flag, which was removed from South Carolina's state capitol.
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