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  1. Haroon Aswat was extradited from the UK to face trial in the USRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Preston Citizen

    A British terror suspect has pleaded guilty in New York to charges of plotting to set up a terrorist training camp in the US with hook-handed extremist Abu Hamza . Paranoid schizophrenic Haroon Aswat, from Dewsbury in West Yorkshire, admitted supporting terrorism and conspiracy and could face up to 20 years in prison.


  2. Paterno estate's contract breach lawsuit tossed againRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Chico Enterprise-Record

    ... charged with child sexual abuse. Sandusky, who maintains his innocence, is serving a 30- to 60-year sentence in state prison. The next step in his criminal case is expected to be the filing of an appeal in county court under the state's Post ...


  3. Marijuana. AG Cynthia Coffman Thinks Feds Should Be Target of Pot LawsuitRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Denver Westword

    But while the AG's office asks the Supremes to reject the arguments of these states, a Coffman statement released in conjunction with the brief, shared below along with a supportive document from Oregon and Washington and teh original complaint, made it clear that she sympathizes to some degree with the plaintiffs' plight. And during an address this weekend, she was even more explicit in her belief that the federal government should be the real target of the lawsuit - because the feds have allowed Colorado to pass a measure that contradicts U.S. drug law.


  4. Travel Agent Sentenced After Stealing $270K+ from Ft. Smith High School BandRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | FOX16

    Calliope "Ope" Rocky Saaga, 40, of Eagle Mountain, Utah, was sentenced today to 63 months in prison and three years of supervised release on one count of Wire Fraud. Conner Eldridge, United States Attorney for the Western District of Arkansas, announced on Monday that Saaga was also ordered to pay restitution in the amount of $272,235.89.


  5. More Than 2,000 Jobs Available At Northwest Georgia Career Expo In Ringgold ThursdayRead the original story

    3 hrs ago |

    ... Technical College, Georgia-Pacific Lumber, Globe Chemical Co., Inc., Goddard Mason Executive Search, Hayes State Prison, HealthCare Staffing, Inc., Herzing University, Holiday Inn Express and Suites, Home Deport - several locations, Home Instead ...


  6. Plaskon To Use Insanity DefenseRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | NBC Miami

    A former Milford, Connecticut, student accused of stabbing and killing a classmate in a high school stairwell last spring is pleading not guilty by reason of insanity, according to his attorney. Christopher Plaskon, 17, has been charged with murder in the stabbing death of Maren Sanchez at Jonathan Law High School hours before the school prom last April.


  7. Judge declines to dismiss inmate's claims in porn lawsuitRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Greenwich Citizen

    A federal judge has refused a request by Connecticut officials to dismiss two remaining claims in a lawsuit by a death row inmate who says prison officials improperly confiscated his pornographic magazines. U.S. District Judge Stefan Underhill on Monday denied a motion to dismiss filed by the state attorney general's office in the lawsuit by Richard Reynolds .


  8. Sentencing delayed for bank robber to review new evidence of stabbingRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | KCRG

    ... and abetting in the bank robbery. She was the getaway driver in the robberies. She was sentenced to eight years in prison. Dockery filed a motion last year asking the court to marry Daudinot before she or he had been sentenced. Prosecutors filed ...


  9. Amanda Knox Conviction Overturned by Italy's Highest CourtRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | FindLaw

    ... to permit extradition of any person charged with or convicted of any crime punishable by more than one year in prison. So, Knox would have been eligible for extradition. Although, the treaty does promise that the accused or convicted person will not ...


  10. Mentally ill British man pleads guilty to U.S. terrorism chargesRead the original story

    4 hrs ago | WNFL-AM Green Bay

    ... competent before accepting his guilty plea, set his sentencing for July 31 and said he faced a maximum of 20 years in prison. "Mr. Aswat is clear in his mind," Forrest said, without citing any professional opinion or diagnosis. "He is clearly ...


  11. Manhunt for prisoner who escaped New Jersey hospitalRead the original story

    4 hrs ago | WNFL-AM Green Bay

    Authorities in New Jersey launched a manhunt on Monday for a prisoner who escaped a Newark hospital where he was being treated under police guard after complaining of chest pains, local media reported. The inmate, identified as Elijan Shabazz, was in prison for robbery, burglary and resisting arrest.


  12. Arrests made in Franklin County narcotics raidRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | KLTV Tyler

    After months of under cover work and surveillance, a narcotics task force raided homes in Winnsboro and Mount Vernon Monday morning. It was an abrupt morning wake up call as the task force battered in front doors, trying to root out drugs in Franklin County.


  13. California's Death Row, The Nation's Largest, Runs Out Of RoomRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | News 88.9 KNPR

    As NPR member station KCRW reports , that's because a legal fight has meant that the state has not put an inmate to death in nearly a decade, leaving more than 750 of them on death row in the state. "Gov. Jerry Brown is asking the Legislature for more than $3 million to open 100 new cells for condemned men at San Quentin Prison.


  14. U.S. pharmacists group asks members not to provide execution drugsRead the original story

    4 hrs ago | Reuters

    ... sales bans because they object to having medications made for other purposes used in lethal injections. As a result, prison systems that used to buy drugs directly from companies have been seeking the help of pharmacists to acquire the chemicals ...


  15. Ex-Bank of Montreal trader to pay $14.2-million for trading scamRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | The Globe and Mail

    Bank of Montreal's former top natural gas trader was ordered to pay $14.2-million in restitution on Monday after pleading guilty to charges that he inflated the value of his portfolio and conspired with others to deceive the bank. David Lee, 43, was spared prison time by U.S. District Judge Loretta Preska in Manhattan in light of his years of co-operating with authorities investigating a trading scheme that contributed to a $853-million loss in Bank of Montreal's commodities trading business for 2007.


  16. Grisly testimony at Boston bombing trial as prosecutors rest their caseRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | The Straits Times

    ... aev is found guilty, jurors will determine in a sentencing phase whether he will receive the death penalty or life in prison.


  17. Man charged as accessory to fatal shooting gets bail reductionRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Chambersburg Public Opinion

    CHAMBERSBURG >> A man charged as an accessory in the fatal shooting of 22-year-old Lucas Coons successfully reduced his bail Monday afternoon, enabling him to return home to South Carolina. Patrick Leroy Barton Holden, 21, turned in his father Barton Patrick Jones, 58, as the shooter of Coons during a drug exchange gone wrong on Nov. 26, according to court documents.


  18. Amazon unveils move in local servicesRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Daily Mail

    Show us the money! Jay-Z, Kanye and Beyonce unite music's biggest stars to launch new Tidal streaming service to kill off Spotify and get a bigger cut for themselves Police arrest 35-year-old mom after she 'locked herself in Manhattan mid-town restaurant bathroom and smothered two-year-old son to death' Veterinary student, 27, shot dead in murder-suicide at home she shared with 'platonic' friend who let her stay for free rent in return for cooking What is Tesla's 'major' new product? Elon Musk announces April launch of a mystery line - but says it is NOT a car Mom uses Facebook to track down and apologize to a family her 'obnoxious' daughters were rude to at movie theater Robin Williams' widow and children went to court to fight over the tuxedo he wore to his third wedding - but agree to settle out of court Cheek contouring, fixing a broken zip and covering up your roots: The 20 amazing ... (more)


  19. AP Investigation: Are slaves catching the fish you buy?Read the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | KATU-TV Portland

    The Burmese slaves sat on the floor and stared through the rusty bars of their locked cage, hidden on a tiny tropical island thousands of miles from home. Just a few yards away, other workers loaded cargo ships with slave-caught seafood that clouds the supply networks of major supermarkets, restaurants and even pet stores in the United States.


  20. Washington, D.C., Area Pharmacist Indicted and Arrested on Charges...Read the original story

    4 hrs ago | PressReleasePoint

    ... to distribute and dispense controlled substances, which carries a statutory maximum sentence of 10 years in prison and a fine of up to $500,000; conspiracy to distribute controlled drugs over the Internet, which carries a statutory maximum sentence ...