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  • 5th September 2011

    Prosecutors seek new trial for boy who shot gay classmate

    Larry King was killed by his classmate

    9:39 AM — Prosecutors in California are seeking a new trial for a teenager who shot his gay classmate dead. Last week, a mistrial was declared in the case of 17-year-old Brandon McInernery, who admits killing 15-year-old Larry King in 2008.

  • 26th August 2011

    Final arguments heard in gay school shooting trial

    Larry King was shot dead by his classmate

    4:30 PM — Trial expected to end today, as defence lawyers claim the 2008 killing of gay 15-year-old Larry King was not premeditated and seek a conviction of voluntary manslaughter.

  • 12th August 2011

    Trial of US gay school shooting expected to end next week

    Brandon McInerney was 14 when he shot Larry King

    5:23 PM — The trial of a California boy accused of murdering his gay classmate is expected to end this week. Lawyers for Brandon McInerney, now 17, were expected to rest their case today.

  • 3rd August 2011

    Teachers were concerned over shot gay teen’s feminine appearance

    Larry King was shot dead by his classmate

    1:28 PM — The case of a US student who shot dead a gay classmate has heard from the victim's teachers. Larry King, 15, who self-identified as gay and wore feminine clothing, was shot in the head on February 12th 2008 during a lesson, allegedly by Brendan McInerney, his classmate at E.O. Green Junior High School in Oxnard, California.

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