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File photo of a courtroom. (credit: Joe Raedle/Getty Images)

Teens Ordered To Trial In Australian Player Death

An Oklahoma judge ruled Wednesday that two teenagers charged with first-degree murder must face a trial in the shooting death of an Australian baseball player.

03/12/2014

Peter Lane and Donna Lane, the mother and father of Christopher Lane, embrace during the Chris Lane Memorial Game at the Essendon Baseball Club on Aug. 25, 2013 in Melbourne, Australia. (credit: Scott Barbour/Getty Images)

Lane’s Father: ‘We’re Not Buying Into Gun Control, Punishment, Race Issues’

The parents and girlfriend of slain Australian baseball player Chris Lane shared a minute’s silence at home plate of his former ballpark in suburban Melbourne on Sunday as the city’s tight-knit baseball community gathered to offer their support and show their respect at a memorial game in his honor.

08/26/2013

In this booking photo released by Stephens County Oklahoma Sheriff's Department, murder suspect James Francis Edwards Jr., 15, of Duncan, Okla. is seen. (credit: Stephens County Oklahoma Sheriff's Department via Getty Images)

Former Australian Gov’t Leader Blames US Gun Culture In Death Of Baseball Player

A former Australian government leader has blamed the gun culture in the United States for the shooting death of an Australian baseball player in Oklahoma and condemned America’s lax firearm controls as a corruptive influence around the world.

08/26/2013

In this booking photo released by Stephens County Oklahoma Sheriff's Department, murder suspect James Francis Edwards Jr., 15, of Duncan, Okla. is seen. (credit: Stephens County Oklahoma Sheriff's Department via Getty Images)

Murder Suspect’s Friend: ‘It Has Nothing To Do With Chris Being White’

An Australian baseball player who was allegedly shot and killed at random while he was jogging wasn’t targeted because of his race or nationality, the prosecutor in charge of the case said Friday.

08/24/2013

In this booking photo released by Stephens County Oklahoma Sheriff's Department, murder suspect James Francis Edwards Jr., 15, of Duncan, Okla. is seen. (credit: Stephens County Oklahoma Sheriff's Department via Getty Images)

Suspect In Murder Of Australian Baseball Player Discussed Violence, Displayed Vulgar Behavior On Twitter

One of the teenage suspects accused in the murder of Australian baseball player Christopher Lane used obscenities over 1,200 times on Twitter.

08/24/2013

In this booking photo released by Stephens County Oklahoma Sheriff's Department, murder suspect James Francis Edwards Jr., 15, of Duncan, Okla. is seen. (credit: Stephens County Oklahoma Sheriff's Department via Getty Images)

25 Percent Of Students Attend Classes After School Receives Threats Following Murder Of Australian Baseball Player

Duncan school officials have lifted closed-campus procedures after the district received threats following the fatal shooting of an Australian baseball player.

08/22/2013

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