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Knockout Game

Dwight Kay

Illinois Rep. Introduces ‘Knockout Game’ Legislation

The legislation would stiffen the penalty for those convicted of battery while taking part in the “game,” making it punishable by 3-7 years in prison.

12/26/2013

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Expert: ‘Knockout Game’ Could Spark ‘Mistrust Between Ethnic, Racial Groups’

What elements of the “knockout game” appeal to those who choose to “play” it?

11/26/2013

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Expert: Teens Get Involved In ‘Knockout Game’ To ‘Prove Their Manhood’

A youth criminal justice expert says there is no pattern in how victims are targeted in a “knockout game.”

11/21/2013

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Police: Woman Suffers Double Fracture Of Bone Under Eye In ‘Knockout Game’ Attack

St. Louis authorities are dealing with a potential “Knockout Game” attack.

11/20/2013

St. Louis performer Charles Glenn, via YouTube.

Performer Charles Glenn Shot At, Won’t Perform on Riverfront

“I don’t know if those bullets were for us or not but I do know it is unsafe down there because it was dark, there were no police,” he said.

11/04/2013

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Elex Murphy Gets Life Plus 25 Years for Knockout Game Murder

Last month the panel found that the now 20-year-old Murphy was with three others when he walked up and punched Hoang Nguyen and his wife.

05/02/2013

Elex Levell Murphy

Man Convicted in ‘Knockout Game’ Attack That Killed 72 Year-old

Elex Murphy was convicted of second-degree murder, first-degree assault and armed criminal action in the April 2011 death of Hoang Nguyen.

04/11/2013

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Trial Begins in Fatal ‘Knockout Game’ Attack

20-year-old Elex Levell Murphy is charged with first-degree murder in the April 2011 killing of 72-year-old Hoang Nguyen.

04/09/2013

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St. Louis Teen Pleads Guilty in ‘Knockout Game’

In the knockout game, people are picked at random and beaten. The attacks are sometimes captured on video.

01/09/2013

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Trial Set in Fatal ‘Knockout Game’ Attack

Elex Murphy is accused of killing a 72-year-old immigrant from Vietnam, a victim who was apparently chosen at random.

12/13/2012

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