Richard was laid to rest yesterday, March 26, 2015. "May he rest in Peace, and rise in Glory."
He received full page coverage from the New York Times and an excellent article entitled "Richard's Rock-Star Burial" from the Daily Beast. Here are the links:
The Daily Beast: ""There is, by contrast, ample evidence that he was in fact a fair king, a “good lord” as the contemporary historian John Rous described him. He was also the king who invented the first form of legal aid so that the poor could have access to justice, and he was also the last British king to die in combat, so we know he never asked his soldiers to face risks he was unprepared to face himself. Can we say that about any revered leader of modern times?" Read full article here: http://www.thedailybeast.com/articles/2015/03/25/richard-ii-s-rock-star-burial-an-english-king-is-laid-to-rest.html