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  1. State appellate court frowns on sentencing lawsRead the original story

    8 hrs ago | Post-gazette.com

    ... should decide whether a defendant committed crimes that trigger a mandatory minimum sentence. However, Pennsylvania law says a jury decides a person's guilt or innocence of the underlying crime, such as drug possession or robbery. A judge then uses ...

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  2. Medicaid expansion would have saved Wisconsin $206 millionRead the original story

    8 hrs ago | Modern Healthcare

    Wisconsin Democrats are keeping the pressure on Republican Gov. Scott Walker to expand Medicaid eligibility with a report that shows the move would save the state hundreds of millions of dollars over the next three years.Under the new federal healthcare law, the federal government would pay the... For the best experience of ModernHealthcare.com on ... (more)

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  3. Goldman in deal worth $1.2B over US bond claimsRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | The Fresno Bee

    Under the settlement, Goldman is paying $3.15 billion to buy back the securities from Fannie and Freddie.

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  4. Armstrong offers anti-detectionRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | The London Free Press

    Once again, bestselling Southern Ontario novelist Kelley Armstrong is setting out to prove that an interest in the occult and supernatural can be adapted beyond purely occult and supernatural genres.

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  5. Vote No On Colorado Ballot Issue 67Read the original story

    8 hrs ago | Wash Park Prophet

    ... child at any stage of development prior to live birth. The bill repeals the criminal abortion statutes. Colorado tort law also allows a pregnant woman to sue for assaults or other unlawful conduct directed at her that causes the termination of her ...

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  6. Judge blocks Montana from logging in grizzly terri...Read the original story

    8 hrs ago | WTAQ-AM Green Bay

    ... logging proposals in the Stillwater State Forest, in northwestern Montana. Tim Preso, attorney for the environmental law firm Earthjustice, said grizzlies have made a comeback in that region thanks chiefly to habitat protections that curb human ...

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  7. Activists carry coffin of woman killed by Phoenix ...Read the original story

    8 hrs ago | WTAQ-AM Green Bay

    Activists protesting the fatal shooting of a mentally ill woman by a Phoenix police sergeant last week carried her coffin to City Hall on Friday, demanding an independent investigation into her killing.

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  8. Judge dismisses another case after Rule 600 hearingRead the original story

    8 hrs ago | O-R Online

    For the second time in as many days, a Washington County judge dismissed a case after determining during a Rule 600 hearing that the district attorney's office failed to bring the case to trial within a year.

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  9. In Brief: Corry man charged with trying to rob pizza shopRead the original story

    8 hrs ago | Erie Times News

    Ryan Patrick Klinger, 34, of 119 W. Smith St., was arrested at his residence, according to Corry police.

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  10. Oklahoma students visit the White HouseRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | NewsOK.com

    Representing Beyond the Classroom at the White House, from left, are Sawyer Schultheis, Charles Schultheis, Jake Padgham and Caden Trammell.

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  11. Carson City Sheriff's Log: Man arrested after allegedly beating two juvenilesRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | Nevada Appeal

    He's accused of hitting a boy in the head then hitting a 14-year-old boy when he came to the younger boy's rescue.

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  12. INVESTIGATION: Will judges' retirement affect justice?Read the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | NBC12

    There are concerns the wheels of justice might stop or slow down in the City of Richmond.

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  13. Abuse expert: Talk to your kids about good vs bad touchingRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | WLOX-TV Biloxi

    ... by the Mississippi Department of Human Services for April, May and June average about 2,000 per month. Just this week, law enforcement officials say long time South Mississippi teacher Richard Pryor confessed to molesting at least eight boys over a ...

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  14. OPINION: We don't have to have more FergusonsRead the original story

    8 hrs ago | SavannahNow

    On Aug. 28, 1963, Martin Luther King delivered his famous "I Have a Dream" speech on the mall in Washington, D.C. One year later, a half century ago, the Civil Rights Act was signed into law.

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  15. How Covenant Varsity student, 20, was kidnapped, murdered in LagosRead the original story

    8 hrs ago | Vanguard

    ... were willing to pay the ransom, and were still trying to get it when his corpse was discovered. 'We sincerely pray that law takes it full course, his killers brought to book and Chinedu will get the justice he deserves even in death,' the source ...

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  16. John Lennon's killer denied parole for 8th timeRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | KSDK-TV Saint Louis

    ... this time, there is a reasonable probability that you would not live and remain at liberty without again violating the law," the panel said in a report. Chapman fired five shots on Dec. 8, 1980, outside the Dakota apartment house where Lennon lived ...

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  17. Loren Holmes / Alaska Dispatch NewsRead the original story

    8 hrs ago | Anchorage Daily News

    State prosecutors have dropped two sexual assault charges against John Giacalone, an Alaska Regional Hospital security guard who was accused of raping a 17-year-old girl who'd been alone in the hospital's emergency department waiting room.

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  18. State and Federal Governments to Receive $17 Billion from Bank of AmericaRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | JD Journal

    The largest settlement to emerge from the financial crisis of 2008 has been approved, according to the Huffington Post.

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  19. 'Operation Bad Nickname' defendant gets 20- year sentenceRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | LongmontFYI

    Michael Kaiser, one of the defendants arrested in a Longmont Police Department methamphetamine bust last August, was sentenced Friday to 20 years in prison, to be followed by five years of mandatory parole, for racketeering under the Colorado Organized Crime Control Act.

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  20. Police: Steelersa Bell, Blount admitted buying potRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | O-R Online

    Steelers running backs Le'Veon Bell, left, and LeGarrette Blount will be charged with marijuana possession following a traffic stop Wednesday afternoon near Pittsburgh.

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