Rolling Out – The tragic death of Valdosta High School student Kendrick Johnson made national news over in 2013. The Black teen was found dead in a rolled up gym mat at Lowndes High School where he attended. The circumstances surrounding his death and pictures of his body post-mortem caused outrage and allegations of a cover-up that included an FBI agent and his sons and local law enforcement.
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- January 20, 2015 Kendrick Johnson’s family files $100M suit in gym mat death CBS News - The parents of Kendrick Johnson, a Georgia teen found dead inside a rolled-up gym mat in his high school two years ago, have filed a $100 million […]
- November 8, 2013 Coroner slams handling of Kendrick Johnson case CNN - In a scathing report recently obtained by CNN, the coroner in the case of a Georgia teen found dead inside a rolled-up gym mat blasted how the initial […]
- October 31, 2013 U.S. attorney to make announcement in Georgia teen’s gym death CNN - A state medical examiner ruled Kendrick, a high school athlete, suffocated after getting stuck in the gym mat. His parents -- who believe he was murdered -- […]
- October 31, 2013 Federal prosecutor will look into Kendrick Johnson case CNN - Nearly 10 months after their son died, the parents of Kendrick Johnson are finally getting what they've been asking for: another investigation into the […]