Trial Begins For Ed Buck, Political Donor Accused In Fatal Sex-Fueled Drug Overdoses Of Black Men
Ed Buck is shown appearing in court on September 19, 2019. | Source: Al Seib / Getty
The criminal trial against a wealthy and white Democratic donor who had two Black men die from drug overdoses within 18 months of each other at his California home has officially begun.
Ed Buck is accused of supplying the men with drugs in exchange for sex in West Hollywood. At least one other Black man also overdosed in Buck's home, but that unidentified man survived.... Read more