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Brett Kavanaugh’s Protégé Justin Walker ‘Baselessly Smears’ Military Attorneys in Bizarre Opinion

Wednesday  21:50,   28 october 2020

Conservative wunderkind and U.S. Circuit Judge Justin Walker raised eyebrows on Wednesday after harshly insulting a group of criminal defense attorneys in his very first opinion from the appellate bench. © Provided by Law & Crime “For nearly two... >>>

Former DEA official sentenced to 7 years in prison for $4.4 million scam

Wednesday  21:50,   28 october 2020

A former Drug Enforcement Administration spokesman was sentenced on Wednesday to seven years behind bars for posing as a CIA employee to dupe several people and companies in a $4.4 million scheme. © JOHANNES EISELE/AFP/Getty Images A logo reading... >>>

Officers didn't have body cameras on during fatal shooting, attorneys say

Wednesday  21:25,   28 october 2020

Stinnette, 19, was killed by police on October 20 in a shooting that also left his girlfriend, Tafara Williams, hospitalized with injuries."The event was not captured on video. Body-worn cameras that were available for this very purpose, for what we >>>

Florida Man Arrested for Allegedly Changing Gov. DeSantis' Voter Registration Address

Wednesday  20:40,   28 october 2020

The Florida governor discovered the unauthorized change when he went to vote in person on Monday, authorities said.The Florida Department of Law Enforcement (FDLE) said 20-year-old Anthony Steven Guevara from Naples was charged with changing a... >>>

Montana Girl, 5, Was Abducted Near Home and Found Dead in Drain — and Killer ID'd 46 Years Later

Wednesday  19:50,   28 october 2020

For 46 years, the family of Siobhan McGuinness waited to find out who killed the spunky 5-year-old back in 1974Two days later, the 5-year-old’s body was found in a snow-covered drain culvert near the exit for Turah on I-90, just outside the city... >>>

Breonna Taylor grand jurors: Officers deserved more charges

Wednesday  19:25,   28 october 2020

LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) — A Kentucky man who served on the Breonna Taylor grand jury said he felt police actions on the night of her death were “criminal” but grand jurors were not given the chance to explore charges related to her shooting death by... >>>

Chicago sisters accused of stabbing store security guard 27 times after he asked them to wear a mask

Wednesday  19:25,   28 october 2020

The incident occurred at a shoe store in Chicago.A Chicago Police Department spokesperson told NBC News that Jessica Hill, 21, and her sister, Jayla, 18, initially got into a verbal altercation with a guard at a shoe store in Chicago after they... >>>

Guard stabbed 27 times after asking sisters to wear masks

Wednesday  18:15,   28 october 2020

Police said the victim was hospitalized in critical condition.The sisters, identified as Jessica and Jayla Hill, are accused of attacking the security guard at Snipes on Sunday, according to the Chicago Sun... >>>

Nev. Dad Allegedly Killed His Baby by Throwing Her 22 Feet Off Balcony During Dispute with Mom

Wednesday  18:15,   28 october 2020

Clarence Martin, Jr., was apprehended in a TSA Security shirt on the tarmac of a nearby airportA statement from police says London Martin was nearly two months old when she was killed Saturday morning just before 4... >>>

Feds Bust Terrifying Chinese Operation That Stalked Dissidents, Harassed Them Into Leaving U.S.

Wednesday  18:15,   28 october 2020

The Department of Justice on Wednesday announced charges against eight Chinese nationals involved in what they said was an illegal law enforcement operation in the U.S. targeting dissidents and other political opponents. Authorities say the arrests... >>>

Philadelphia Man Proposes to Girlfriend as Protesters Clash With Police

Wednesday  17:25,   28 october 2020

Maurice Small proposed to his girlfriend Tanesha Pennington in the middle of the Philadelphia riots on Tuesday night.Maurice Small, 32, proposed to Tanesha Pennington—his girlfriend of eight years—in the middle of the street at the intersection of... >>>

San Diego mortuary driver pleads not guilty to burglarizing dead man’s house

Wednesday  16:25,   28 october 2020

A mortuary driver robbed a dead man’s home and maybe five others, San Diego police alleged Tuesday. Sammy Williecarl Gates, 49, pleaded not guilty Tuesday to residential burglary and possession of a firearm after he was arrested for allegedly... >>>

Mother of Five Shot and Killed Over Card Argument at Iowa Chuck E. Cheese

Wednesday  16:00,   28 october 2020

Eloise Chairs, 29, was found unresponsive inside the Chuck E. Cheese restaurant in Davenport, Iowa, just after 7:30 p.m. on Sunday. Davenport Police responded to a report of shots fired inside the restaurant on 903 East Kimberly Road, according to a >>>

NXIVM founder Keith Raniere sentenced to 120 years in prison

Wednesday  15:25,   28 october 2020

A jury convicted Raniere on seven charges, including sex trafficking, racketeering, and forced labor conspiracy, in 2019.   © NXIVM Corporation keith-raniere.jpg Raniere insisted he was innocent during the sentencing hearing, telling the judge he... >>>

Chicago Sisters Stab Store Security Guard 27 Times After Being Asked to Wear Face Masks

Wednesday  15:25,   28 october 2020

Jessica Hill, 21, and her 18-year-old sister, Jayla Hill, have been charged with attempted murder over the attack.The attack took place at Snipes shoe store in Lawndale on Sunday evening, according to the Chicago Sun-Times, and was captured on... >>>