White supremacist sentenced in Manhattan sword killing

AmNews Staff Reports | 2/13/2019, 1:43 p.m.
A white supremacist who traveled from Baltimore to Manhattan to kill a black man with a sword was sentenced Wednesday.
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A white supremacist who traveled from Baltimore to Manhattan to kill a black man with a sword was sentenced Wednesday.

James Jackson, 30, who pleaded guilty to the 2017 murder, was sentenced to life in prison without the possibility of parole, the maximum sentence permitted under New York criminal law, Manhattan District Attorney Cyrus Vance announced.

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