All judges on the 4th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals have recused themselves from Roof's case, leaving him without a judge to hear his appeal.
The 4th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals denied Roof's request for a new appellate hearing, so his original conviction and sentence still stand.
You can't imagine the pain this video caused me. People are dying.
Trump expressed outrage over the fact that his "name [was] associated with this crazy bomber" over reporting on the arrest of Cesar Sayoc, the man suspected of mailing out pipe bombs to high-profile detractors of the U.S. leader.
The legislation would prohibit Americans convicted of misdemeanor hate crimes from obtaining guns.
Dylann Roof, 23, was charged in state court with murdering nine African-American parishioners as they closed their eyes in prayer at a Bible study session.
Survivors and victims' families are suing the federal government, claiming it botched Dylann Roof's gun background check.
Guilty of federal hate crimes, Charleston shooter still faces a state trial.
Investigators found the the handwritten manifestos in the car and jail cell of Roof, a white man accused of killing nine black parishioners at a Charleston church.
Joseph Meek, 21, admitted to concealing knowledge of Dylann Roof's alleged plot and lying to authorities.
Attorneys have not said if Roof would enter a plea on Friday.
Nine people, including state senator Clementa Pinckney, were shot and killed at a historic African-American church.