Criminal Defense Law Newswire (Page 7)

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  1. Thousands of documents released related to Arapahoe H.S. shooting investigationRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | CW2 Colorado KWGN-TV

    Arapahoe County released it's final round of documents late Friday related to the deadly shooting at Arapahoe High School in December 2013. Reporter Justin Joseph reviewed some of the documents, which showed more evidence of stone-walling on the part of the Littleton Public School District in the months after the shooting.

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  2. AP Source: Hastert paid to conceal claims of sexual abuseRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | WXOW-TV La Crosse

    Former House Speaker Dennis Hastert paid hush money to conceal claims that the Illinois Republican sexually molested someone decades ago, a person familiar with the allegations said Friday. The person spoke to The Associated Press on the condition of anonymity because the investigation is ongoing and the allegations are not contained in an indictment issued Thursday.

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  3. Welcome blow against CDVRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | Post and Courier

    Silhouettes are carried by volunteers and family members that represent each person killed in domestic violence across South Carolina as part of the 2014 Silent Witness ceremony at the Statehouse. A bill passed by the House and Senate could have been stronger.

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  4. Bomber pal: Silence victimsRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | Boston Herald

    A one-time friend of convicted Boston Marathon bomber Dzhokhar Tsarnaev wants the family of slain MIT police officer Sean Collier silenced at his sentencing Tuesday. Attorneys for Dias Kadyrbayev said Collier family members are not victims of his crime and should not be allowed to give victim-impact statements.

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  5. Washington WhirlATTORNEY for Blago's Brother Goes on the RecordRead the original story

    15 hrs ago | American Reporter

    WASHINGTON, D.C., July 6, 2009; 8:45PM EDT -- The office of U.S. Attorney Karen L. Loeffler in Alaska today backed up the FBI in denying that former Alaska Gov. Sarah Palin is under federal investigation. A spokeswoman declined to comment for media beyond confirming a statement by the FBI in Alaska, issued Saturday, that "There is absolutely no truth to those rumors that we're investigating [Palin] or getting ready to indict her," and that the statement left "no wiggle room" to imply an investigation of any kind.

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    15 hrs ago | WOODTV.com

    Attorneys for a man sentenced to death by a federal judge in Michigan are asking for a new trial or the death sentenced be lifted. Attorneys for Marvin Gabrion are asking the federal court judge who sentenced Gabrion to death to grant him a new trial or vacate the death sentence in the 1997 killing of Rachel Timmerman.

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  7. FBI: DNA lab errors extend to 1999Read the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | Pittsburgh Post-Gazette

    The FBI has notified crime labs across the country that it has discovered errors in data used by forensic scientists in thousands of cases to calculate the chances that DNA found at a crime scene matches a particular person, several people familiar with the issue said. The bureau has said it believes that the errors, which extend to 1999, are unlikely to result in dramatic changes that would affect cases.

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  8. Saturday Diary: Tracking down BullwinkleRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | Pittsburgh Post-Gazette

    These days, if I'm looking for you, I'll check online first for a way to call, text, message or Tweet. Sometimes, though, I have to go old school.

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  9. Sigma Alpha Mu director cites poor parental, legal counsel as factors in fraternity's disbandmentRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | The Michigan Daily Online

    A letter from Leland Manders, executive director of the Sigma Alpha Mu fraternity national organization, sheds light on the University chapter's actions during its January 16 ski trip to Treetops Resort as well as in the weeks and months leading to the chapter's permanent disbandment in April. Manders sent the letter, which was obtained by the Daily, in an e-mail Friday to a listserv of University chapter alumni.

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  10. Holmes: Mind 'was kind of falling apart' before shootingRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | Daily Herald

    James Holmes said his "mind was kind of falling apart" and he began to have homicidal thoughts months before he killed 12 people and injured 70 others in a Colorado movie theater, according to a video excerpt presented Friday at his murder trial. Holmes told a state-appointed psychiatrist in the videotaped interview that he had contracted mononucleosis in late 2011 and became depressed and lacked energy partly because of a breakup with a girlfriend in early 2012.

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  11. Hawaii retailers push back on approved theft billRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | Business Journal

    Some Hawaii retailers and industry advocacy groups are pushing back against a proposed law that nearly doubles the monetary value of goods that suspected thieves can steal before they are charged with a felony. That proposal, outlined in Senate Bill 569 and approved by the state lawmakers, raises the stolen monetary value threshold to $750 from $300 for a second-degree theft charge.

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  12. Texas Passes NRA Backed Open Carry LegislationRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | AmmoLand

    The National Rifle Association claims another victory for the law-abiding gun owners of Texas with the passage of House Bill 910. This landmark open-carry legislation, now headed to Gov. Greg Abbott's desk for his expected signature, will bring the total number of states recognizing the right of open-carry to 44. "The NRA is proud to have played a leading role in the passage of Texas open carry legislation" said NRA-ILA Executive Director Chris Cox.

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  13. Man's life of crimeRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | North Texas e-News

    Crime and addiction was a way of life for William for twenty-eight years. He had a normal life up to age thirteen, and then he was out on the street stealing, dealing drugs, or doing drugs.

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  14. Baltimore turmoil could play role in O'Malley's White House hopesRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | Seattle Times

    Did the flames and fury that ravaged Baltimore last month reflect the fate of former Maryland Gov. Martin O'Malley's likely presidential campaign? O'Malley fashions himself as a no-nonsense crime fighter, but his city has become a national monument to urban devastation and is experiencing one of its worst homicide sprees in years. The former Baltimore mayor and Maryland governor is expected to announce Saturday that he's seeking the Democratic presidential nomination.

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  15. Lawyer seeks testimony on sting's racial motivesRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | Philly.com

    The defense lawyer for State Rep. Louise Williams Bishop, a Philadelphia legislator arrested in the resurrected sting corruption case, issued subpoenas Friday to two top officials of the state Attorney General's Office in a bid to argue that the case is tainted by racial targeting. A. Charles Peruto Jr. also said Friday night that he had subpoenaed Philadelphia District Attorney Seth Williams and three of his staff to testify at the hearing for his client on the issue.

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  16. 'Silk Road' creator sentenced to life in prisonRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | KRON 4

    Ross Ulbricht, creator of the underground website Silk Road, which let users anonymously buy and sell anything from drugs to hacking tutorials, was sentenced Friday to life in prison after he made a tearful plea for leniency. Ulbricht, who is 31, was convicted in February on seven counts ranging from money laundering to drug trafficking.

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  17. Three additional bikers arrested after Twin Peaks Shooting released on bondRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | KXXV-TV Waco

    Juan Carlos Garcia, Drew King and Jim Harris were expected to have a bond reduction hearings to lower their $2 million bonds on June 5. Garcia and King were released on a $50,000 bond each on May 18, one day after the shooting. Jim Harris was released on a $20,000 bond that same day.

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  18. CPUC has tapped another defense...Read the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | The San Diego Union-Tribune

    Even as a bill makes its way through the legislature reining in the California Public Utilities Commission for its hiring of criminal defense attorneys, lawmakers learned that the agency has done so more than once. The bill came in response to the hiring of white-collar crime experts at Sheppard Mullin, for as much as $5.2 million, and up to $882 an hour.

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  19. Driver In Wreck That Killed Kid Was UnlicensedRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | Boca News Now

    Broward Sheriff's Office Traffic Homicide Unit investigators identified the driver who was operating a vehicle involved in a crash Thursday afternoon in Deerfield Beach in which a 6-year-old girl died and three other children were badly injured. Shirley Coto, 38, of Deerfield Beach does not have a Florida driver license.

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  20. Monticello police cope with a suspect's escape, a shooting, and a...Read the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | Times Herald-Record

    A shooting that sent one man to the hospital blended with a criminal-mischief case in which the suspected aggressor escaped police custody, triggering a lock-out of four schools Friday. Around 12:30 a.m. Friday, police responded to a criminal-mischief call on Spring Street.

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