3 1/2 Minutes is the story of 17-year-old Jordan Davis, who was killed at a Florida gas station for not turning his music down. There wasn’t a dry eye in the house during this screening. UPDATE: On Jan. 31, HBO announced that it had purchased the documentary — an airdate has yet to be announced.
Michael Dunn was sentenced to life in prison without the possibility of parole for the November 2012 shooting death of unarmed 17-year-old Jordan Davis.
Michael Dunn, 47, will be sentenced to life in prison for the November 2012 fatal shooting of 17-year-old Jordan Davis.
The families of unarmed black teenagers who died in high-profile cases have come to support and rely on one another.
When Michael Dunn was on trial for killing a 17-year-old in Jacksonville, most didn’t know much more about the victim other than that he was shot over a dispute over “loud music.” But before Jordan Davis became another symbol of Florida’s deeply divisive “stand your ground” policy, he was just a kid. This is his story, told by the friends and family who knew him best.
The first juror to come forward from the Florida trial reveals why the first-degree murder charge in the shooting death of 17-year-old Jordan Davis ended in deadlock.
The Florida state’s attorney’s office releases new audio of Michael Dunn’s jailhouse phone calls. “I’m the fucking victim here, I was the one who was victimized.”
On Saturday, a Florida jury declared a mistrial in the murder case against Dunn, a 47-year-old white man accused of killing black teenager Jordan Davis in 2012 because Davis’ music was too loud. Sunday would have been Davis’ 19th birthday.
Attorney Cory Strolla, lawyer for Michael Dunn, the man charged with the murder of 17-year-old Jordan Davis, quoted Davis using the “n-word” and “f-word” toward Dunn the night he was killed in his opening statement.