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  1. It's in your court: Kickin' the can down the road?Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Mar 22 | Roseville Review

    Recently a citizen I know who has run a business and served in political office observed one of our criminal court sessions. The intimation was that a lot of tax dollars are going to waste because not much is being accomplished at these court appearances.


  2. Republicans Feature Slate Of County Candidates During Lincoln Day DinnerRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Mar 15 | Beaver Countian

    Sam Piccinini, Tony Guy, Pamela Flara, Madge Nichols , Tim Stempf, David Lozier Dan Camp, David Gabauer, Sandie Egley, Tom Leydig, Gerald Benyo The Republican Committee of Beaver County featured a slate of candidates for county office during their Lincoln Day Dinner held last night at The Fez in Hopewell Township. Over 230 people attended the annual event that raised more than $15,000 for the county Republican Committee.


  3. State NewsRead the original story

    Feb 8, 2015 | Lakeland Times

    In about a month, voters in Wisconsin will decide whether to re-elect Justice Ann Walsh Bradley to a third 10-year term on the state Supreme Court, or replace her with James Daley, a Rock County circuit judge. The U.S. government made $124.7 billion in improper payments to individuals in fiscal year 2014, up significantly from the previous year's total of $105.8 billion, a new report from the Government Accountability Office reveals.


  4. Arrest made in Cape Royal home invasionRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 30, 2015 | WZVN-TV Fort Myers

    On Friday we got a rare glimpse of what it's like for a Bald Eagle to get physical therapy. Ozzie, the locally famous eagle, is at a rehab clinic on Sanibel Island after he was found earlier this month by railroad tracks in Fort Myers with his left wing seriously injured.


  5. Attorneys: Sterilizations were part of plea deal talksRead the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | The Republic

    Nashville prosecutors have made sterilization of women part of plea negotiations at least four times in the past five years, and the district attorney has banned his staff from using the invasive surgery as a bargaining chip after the latest case. In the most recent case, first reported by The Tennessean, a woman with a 20-year history of mental illness had been charged with neglect after her 5-day-old baby mysteriously died.


  6. Unraveled: Some who knew Dynel Lane, a 'normal woman,' shocked at allegationsRead the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | LongmontFYI

    That's the name of a special section at Pueblo's Imperial Memorial Gardens reserved for the littlest of the dead.


  7. Oregon Could be Eighth State with Brady Background Checks on All Gun SalesRead the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | Kansas City InfoZine

    States with expanded Brady background checks see 46% fewer women murdered with guns by intimate partners; 48% fewer law enforced officers killed by guns; and 48% fewer gun-related suicides, according to a recent report by Everytown for Gun Safety. The new report highlights the success of Brady background checks in preventing dangerous people from getting guns.


  8. Berkeley Declares War on the Homeless. Part II.Read the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | Daily Kos

    There are those who call Berkeley's streets home. And then there is the Berkeley Downtown Association .


  9. Crushing the Occupy Movement - How Wall Street Used Government Forces to Suppress Political DissentRead the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | Daily Kos

    It has been over two years since the Occupy Movement was brutally destroyed by a coordinated national effort led by the FBI and the Department of Homeland Security. Since that time, much documentation has been released under the Freedom of Information Act.


  10. Two more women accuse Bill Cosby of rape, druggingRead the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | TheCelebrityCafe

    Two more women came forward with allegations against Bill Cosby, claiming that they were raped and drugged by the comedian. The women told their story in a press conference with attorney Gloria Allred in Los Angeles Friday.


  11. Racially tinged e-mails roil Plymouth County District Attorney's officeRead the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago |

    A trove of off-color and racially charged e-mails sent and received by a Plymouth County prosecutor has exposed a bitter feud within the agency while raising questions about its ability to fairly enforce the law. The office of Plymouth District Attorney Timothy J. Cruz presented the e-mails, written on a government email account, to the judge during a January murder trial just before the author was scheduled to provide testimony damaging to the prosecution.


  12. Should states try harder to condemn and execute women to overcome death penalty's sexism?Read the original story

    19 hrs ago | Sentencing Law and Policy

    The question in the title of this post is prompted by this notable new commentary about the Jodi Arias case headlined "Why the death penalty in America is sexist." Here are excerpts: It took only one juror to spare Jodi Arias the death penalty for the brutal murder of her ex-boyfriend Travis Alexander in 2008.


  13. Hyde Park man shot cop in 'unprovoked' attack, top cop saysRead the original story

    19 hrs ago | Boston Herald

    Boston police commissioner William Evans, and several high ranking Boston police personnel, are seen leaving Boston Medical Center Saturday morning March 28, 2015, where a Boston police officer is recovering after being shot last night. A 41-year-old Hyde Park man opened fire on Boston police officers who stopped his car in Roxbury last night in an "unprovoked" attack, hitting a decorated officer and Army veteran in the face, Boston police officials said this morning at a press conference.


  14. Shelter Island Justice CourtRead the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | Shelter Island Reporter

    The following is a list of court cases adjudicated at the February 23 session of Shelter Island Justice Court. The reports are compiled from information provided to the Reporter by the Court.


  15. Environmental crimes cases, like Suffolk's toxic dumping probe, pose unique challenges, experts sayRead the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | Newsday

    They range from the nature of the offenses themselves to a lack of resources within local district attorneys' offices for the expensive investigations, legal experts say. They range from the nature of the offenses themselves to a lack of resources within local district attorneys' offices for the expensive investigations, legal experts say.


  16. Womb-Cutting Attack Case Reopens Fetal Rights DebateRead the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | Switched

    Colorado Republicans on Friday vowed to reopen a charged debate over a fetus' legal rights after prosecutors said they could not file homicide charges against a woman who allegedly cut an unborn child from her mother's belly. Boulder District Attorney Stan Garnett said he could not pursue a murder charge against Dynel Lane because the coroner found no evidence the baby was alive outside the womb.


  17. Universal background checks: A prelude to confiscationRead the original story w/Photo

    20 hrs ago |

    Gun background checks: The Oregonian/OregonLive has printed several letters claiming that so-called universal background checks will make us safer. This is patently false.


  18. A message of thanksRead the original story w/Photo

    20 hrs ago | Herald Independent

    First giving thanks to God for watching over me and allowing me to fulfill my duties and responsibilities as Sheriff of Fairfield County for 22 wonderful years. Words are not sufficient for me to express my heartfelt thanks and gratitude to S.C. Gov. Nikki Haley for bestowing upon me The Order of the Palmetto, the highest honor that she can confer upon a citizen.


  19. Czech press survey - March 28Read the original story

    21 hrs ago | Czech Happenings

    Czech President Milos Zeman has again missed a chance of keeping silent when he indicated that the death of influential businessman Peter Kovarcik may be caused by foul play though the police ruled it out, Radek Kedron writes in daily Lidove noviny today. He says Zeman is primarily the supreme state representative who has the security section in his office headed by an experienced intelligence officer, he has access to the BIS intelligence service s reports and can even assign tasks to it.


  20. New England editorial roundupRead the original story w/Photo

    21 hrs ago | The Wichita Eagle

    Sen. Ted Cruz of Texas has little chance of winning the presidency or even the nomination of the Republican Party, but he could raise havoc in the primaries by dragging the party to the right, particularly on cultural issues, and diminish the chances of the Republicans winning the White House in 2016. Sen. Cruz on March 23 became the first candidate to make his entry into the presidential race official.