Former KKK Member Faces Murder Trial

A judge ruled on Thursday, A Missouri white supremacist charged with three murders in a shooting spree outside two Jewish centers in a Kansas City suburb can represent himself at a trial where he could be sentenced to death if convicted.
Court spokeswoman Lisa Taylor said 74-year-old Frazier Glenn Cross Jr. a former senior member of the Ku Klux Klan who had expressed a hatred for Jews, will have counsel standing by to assist him or take over if necessary.
Cross is charged with killing 14-year-old Reat Underwood and his grandfather, William Corporon, outside the Jewish Community Center of Greater Kansas City, and 53-year-old Terri LaManno, outside a retirement home in Overland Park, Kansas, in April 2014.



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