Man who was shot by police Sept. 5 arrested: Charged with corrupt business …
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The shooting is under investigation by the Indiana State Police and a special prosecutor has been appointed to the case. According to the probable cause affidavit filed by Morgan County Sheriff's Department Detective Sgt. Larry Sanders, numerous items …

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Corrupt police official jailed
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Leope had called for a sentence of 10 years, on the basis that would-be offenders, including corrupt police officials, would otherwise consider the “game worth the candle”. Sonnenberg said young children could not be punished for the wrongs of their …

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Smoke and Mirrors: Essential Questions About "Prison Reform"
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Have we really “decreased incarceration” and expanded “diversion”? Have racial disparities in criminal justice decreased? Are they no longer relevant? Have police practices reduced incarceration rates? Are “community” correctional alternatives working?

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Top 10 Epic Reasons Why Americans Should Give a Sh*t About Voting
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That's why millions before us, most recently African Americans and women, have protested, fought, were imprisoned, set upon by police dogs, lynched, force-fed in hunger strikes, and killed for the right to cast a ballot. And even so, millions of former …

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Alstory Simon Freed In 1982 Murder Case
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Since he was pardoned for Hillard's and Green's murders, Porter has been back to jail or prison at least four times, on convictions for reckless conduct, resisting police, theft, and probation violation. Prosecutors have not said if they believe Porter …

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William Rivers Pitt | This Nation of Cowards
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After several hours passed, she was brought to University Hospital in Newark in a speeding sirens-blaring lights-flashing caravan of eight police cars. Upon arrival, she was … Hickox began raising Hell about her treatment and the violation of her …

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EFE News Briefs for Thursday, Oct. 30, 19:00 GMT
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He also noted that change can happen through the media, emphasizing the need to raise the level of awareness concerning the violations that hundreds of thousands of women are subjected to. —. Sweden … Gov't drops constitutional amendment after …

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Maine nurse defies Ebola quarantine
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Hickox said Wednesday she plans to stop quarantining herself in rural Maine, signaling a potential showdown with state police monitoring her home and state officials preparing to legally enforce the quarantine. She said she'll defy the …. Hickox has …

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What would Eric Holder's police tactics commission really accomplish?
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The Department of Justice would have to interpret a failure to adopt the recommendations as Constitutional violations and then force compliance through consent decrees or the withholding of federal grant funds — which may have been a contributor to …

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