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Charleston victims' families tell suspect of anguish, forgiveness

Charleston victims' families tell suspect of anguish, forgiveness

In an extraordinary emotional display of raw pain and grace, the relatives of those slain in a shooting at a historic black church confronted suspected killer Dylann Roof in court on Friday. Through tears, some reached for forgiveness. “We welcomed you Wednesday night in our Bible study with open arms,” said Felecia Sanders, who survived the attack at the Emanuel African Methodist Episcopal Church, where her son, Tywanza, died. “You have killed some of the most beautifulest people that I know. Every fiber in my body hurts … and I'll never be the same.” “Tywanza Sanders was my son, but Tywanza was my hero,” she said. “May God have...

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