Mexico Fights Corruption by Hiring Female Cops
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Officials in the central State of Mexico have hired hundreds of women police officers in hopes of stopping corruption that has plagued the police department for years. These new police officers are being place in charge of issuing traffic violations …

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Closer Look: Behind the numbers on Illinois gun permits
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SPRINGFIELD — The issue of gun permits surfaced briefly in the Illinois governor's race, when a candidate claimed that the Illinois State Police had a backlog of 75,000 gun-owner's ID applications under Gov. Pat Quinn, forcing … Guidelines: Keep it …

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ACLU recommends changes to Jackson traffic checkpoints
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Nearly a year and a half after undocumented Latino drivers were arrested at a local traffic checkpoint, the American Civil Liberties Union is recommending sweeping changes to the county's checkpoint guidelines. Jackson County Sheriff Jimmy Ashe met …

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Agency: Missing dog's body found
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The dog was seized and its lengthy incarceration fueled an outcry among animal-rights groups. … Police were called and an officer wrote an incident report, based on what Mr. Gibbs and Ms. Curry said. Ms. Curry said the … Guidelines: Please keep …

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The Supremes are back, and another docket of big cases looms
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“The question is, is there something fundamentally different about electronic devices, given the quality and quantity of information found on them,” said Catherine Crump, a staff attorney for the American Civil Liberties Union. Some cases already on …

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Joana Palhares and Yunka Mihura Arrested For Kissing At Brazilian Evangelical …
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Brazilian congressman and pastor Marco Feliciano halted his presentation after Joana Palhares and Yunka Mihura began kissing, asking municipal guards and military police officials to arrest the pair, according to translated reports on PRI and Opposing …

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Family seeks change in law to protect students from being bullied
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For example, if a police officer assaults a citizen, that could be considered a civil rights violation because the officer, acting as “the state,” deprived that citizen of his or her liberty and bodily integrity, Torrence said. Case law has determined …

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Turkey to lift headscarf ban, boost Kurdish rights
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In a highly-anticipated speech, Erdogan said that, with a few exceptions, female civil servants would be allowed to wear Islamic headscarves and male colleagues allowed to sport beards, a sign of Muslim piety. However, the ban will remain in place for …

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Amanda Knox
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On Monday he said he was there because he still hasn't received a penny in compensation and wanted to be a civil party in the trial, in hope of someday being compensated. "Amanda … Speaking before the retrial, Knox's attorney Carlo Dalla Vedova …

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