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  1. Potential for gang violence anywhere in Jacksonville, says top...Read the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | The Florida Times-Union

    ... on tax-evasion charges, Mantei said he and his fellow prosecutors and police are doing what it takes within the law to bust up the growing number of local gangs. "If I can put [away] a gangster who I know has been responsible for several shootings, ...


  2. Quirky Chicago judge helps put accused felons back on trackRead the original story

    6 hrs ago | WNFL-AM Green Bay

    The judge is singing again. Now she's growling. Now she's shaking her black hair and laughing a sinister laugh.


  3. Senate Bill 941 ConcernsRead the original story

    6 hrs ago | Lake County Examiner Online

    Senate Bill - 941 is a law requiring private citizens wishing to sell a personally owned firearm, to complete the transfer of the firearm by appearing with the potential buyer in front of a gun dealer to request a criminal background check in order to ship or deliver the firearm for sale.SB - " 941 is bad legislation and is an infringement on the ... (more)


  4. Q&A about arrests in the Texas motorcycle gang shootoutRead the original story

    6 hrs ago | The Family Badge

    Texas law says a person participates in organized crime when that person commits any number of offenses as a member of a "criminal street gang." David LaBahn , president and CEO of the Association of Prosecuting Attorneys in Washington, D.C., said Texas is one of a handful of states with this charge on its books.


  5. Judge nixes New York City gun permit for firearms dealerRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | Fox News

    ... rights. But in a decision posted Friday, a judge rejected that claim while upholding New York's tough gun control law, the New York Daily News reported Saturday. Manhattan State Court Judge Michael Stallings said the NYPD was not infringing on ...


  6. Florida woman jailed over trying to prevent four-year-old son's...Read the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | Daily Mail

    Hironimus and her 4-year-old-son's father, Dennis Nebus, have been warring for years over whether to have the boy's foreskin removed She initially agreed in a parenting agreement filed in court, then changed her mind, giving way to a long legal fight A Florida woman jailed in a long-running dispute over her son's circumcision has been released after nine nights behind bars. She's been portrayed as a martyr by anti-circumcision advocates around the country who have followed her case with rapt interest.


  7. Zacks Downgrades California Water Service Group to HoldRead the original story

    6 hrs ago |

    Zacks' analyst wrote, "California Water Service Company's business, which is carried on through its operating subsidiaries, consists of the production, purchase, storage, purification, distribution and sale of water for domestic, industrial, public and irrigation uses, and for fire protection. It also provides water related services under agreements with municipalities and other private companies.


  8. Popular Stock Rating Upgraded by ZacksRead the original story

    6 hrs ago |

    The firm currently has a $37.00 target price on the stock. Zacks 's target price suggests a potential upside of 11.82% from the stock's previous close.


  9. In the coalfields, dilapidated sites make way for renewalRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | Seattle Post-Intelligencer

    ... have also been growing, says Katherine Garvey , who leads a land use clinic at West Virginia University's College of Law that was started in 2012. Unlike most law clinics that help the poor with court issues, Garvey's was set up specifically to help ...


  10. Day Care OrdinanceRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | KSFY

    Voters in Vermillion will head to the polls next month to decide the fate of the city's day care ordinance. The ordinance calls for in-home day care providers to register with the city and provide a floor plan of the proposed location, as well as the expected number and age range of the children being cared for.


  11. In Regards to Conservatives Fierce Defense of Child RapeRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | Daily Kos

    ... Oh, and the guy running the program was a sexual offender as well. The molestation continued, and Jim Bob Duggar told "law enforcement". Well, a close friend who happened to be a state trooper, but with the understanding that no charges would be ...


  12. Effective review of effective(?) use of sentencing mitigation videos ... and concerns about equityRead the original story

    7 hrs ago | Sentencing Law and Policy

    Today's New York Times has this lengthy discussion of a digital development in modern sentencing proceedings. The piece is headlined "Defendants Using Biographical Videos to Show Judges Another Side at Sentencing," and here are excerpts: Lawyers are beginning to submit biographical videos at sentencings, and proponents say they could transform the process.


  13. "Before sentencing, Ulbricht begs for leniency: 'please leave me my old age'"Read the original story

    7 hrs ago | Sentencing Law and Policy

    This new ars technica posting provides the title of this post and it provides background and links to a high-energy effort by a high-profile defendant to get a lower sentence for his high-tech drug dealing crimes for which he will be sentenced in the coming week. Here are excerpts: Convicted Silk Road founder Ross Ulbricht and no less than 97 of his friends and family members have written to a judge just days prior to sentencing, asking her to impose the most lenient sentence possible.


  14. County Response to Refugio Oil SpillRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | Edhat

    ... impacted area including trail heads and hazardous areas. The Sheriff's Department is providing the Unified Command with law enforcement for incident response. Sheriff's deputies are present at the spill area as well as surrounding areas impacted by ...


  15. Michigan gets help from feds to build policy for children facing traumatic experiencesRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | Michigan Radio

    ... a young age," Wheaton said. Wheaton's department, the Michigan Department of Education, the Governor's office, courts, law enforcement, private providers and the Detroit Youth Violence Prevention Initiative will all team up for the initiative. ...


  16. Portage shuts down neighborhood churchRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | Channel3000

    Pastor Jared Pierson of bought a three-story home on West Franklin Street some months ago to house his parish in. His lot of land was home to small, weekly services held in the garage, and his house served as a place for people seeking sanctuary from domestic abuse or other situations by learning from Pierson's "development program," or life coaching of sorts.


  17. PHOTO: Heather Hironimus is shown in this undated photo provided by the Broward Sheriffs Office.Read the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | ABC News

    ... to be circumcised and was afraid of the procedure. Nebus' attorney Ira Marcus told ABC News today: "We assume the family law court will resolve the issues ... dealing with my client and the child."


  18. More Read the original story

    7 hrs ago | WAFF-TV Huntsville

    ... after the rape. The media organizations say records created by parties outside government should be public under state law. The organizations are not asking for video records of the attack. In January, two former players, Brandon Vandenburg and Cory ...


  19. LaCaze pays tribute to honored Louisiana conservationistRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | Louisiana Sportsman

    ... would see another one, and jokingly admonish me about getting lazy. In addition to being a big supporter of conservation law enforcement, Dr. George worked hard at improving wildlife habitat. One of his most-enjoyable hobbies was building and ...


  20. Feeling disconnected contributes to women's depression from domestic abuseRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | Science Blog

    Women in abusive relationships feel depressed not only from the violence but from the loss of their sense of belonging, a new University of Michigan study finds. In a new study published in Violence Against Women, researchers examined the relationship between domestic abuse , belongingness and depression of 71 female patients in a Southeast primary care clinic.