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  1. First Gitmo Conviction Invalidated By New Ruling, Attorneys SayRead the original story

    5 hrs ago | The Common Ills

    The Center for Constitutional Rights issued the following : Material Support Not a War Crime press@ccrjustice.org August 20, 2014, Washington, D.C. - Today, the Center for Constitutional Rights and co-counsel Joseph Margulies filed a motion asking the Court of Military Commission Review to vacate former GuantA¡namo prisoner David Hicks's conviction ... (more)

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  2. Questions, answers about use of force by policeRead the original story

    5 hrs ago | WJRT

    The fatal shooting of a black 18-year-old by a white police officer has opened a debate over what level of force is appropriate when law enforcement confronts a citizen perceived to be a threat.

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  3. Bergdahl Prisoner Swap: Pentagon 'Broke Law'Read the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Sky News

    The transfer of five Taliban members was in breach of a law that is "clear and unambiguous", say congressional investigators.

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  4. Bucks County woman charged with theft of government funds related to Tropical Storm LeeRead the original story

    5 hrs ago | The Jersey Journal

    ... she would not have qualified for FEMA money. If convicted, she faces a maximum possible sentence of 15 years in prison, a three-year period of supervised release, restitution to the government of $11,843, a $500,000 fine and a $200 special ...

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  5. Two more DBSI executives sentenced to prisonRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | KBCI CBS 2

    The president of a failed southwest Idaho property-management company has been sentenced to 20 years in federal prison for defrauding investors.

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  6. Imprisoned Las Crucen freed after child abuse conviction overturnedRead the original story

    5 hrs ago | Las Cruces Sun-News

    LAS CRUCES >> The New Mexico Supreme Court reversed the conviction Thursday of a Las Cruces man who has been serving 18 years in state prison for intentional and negligent child abuse causing great bodily harm to a young nephew.

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  7. Eastern District Of Tennessee Reentry Summit Was Held In ChattanoogaRead the original story

    5 hrs ago | Chattanoogan.com

    The 2014 Eastern District of Tennessee Reentry Summit, Working Together for a Solution, was hosted by William C. Killian, U.S. attorney for the Eastern District of Tennessee, at Chattanooga State Community College on Tuesday.

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  8. California to appeal ruling tossing death penaltyRead the original story

    5 hrs ago | KAUZ

    ... teenage baby sitter's body in the woods after a night of sex and drugs has been sentenced to up to five years in prison. When she died, Alexis Rasmussen was a 16-year-old Utah girl trying to find her own identity, her mother said. California's ...

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  9. Judge drops rape charge against ex-Tigers pitcherRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | News9 Oklahoma City

    ... teenage baby sitter's body in the woods after a night of sex and drugs has been sentenced to up to five years in prison. When she died, Alexis Rasmussen was a 16-year-old Utah girl trying to find her own identity, her mother said. California's ...

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  10. Prisoner freed 90 years early appeals sentenceRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | WLOX-TV Biloxi

    ... since a white police officer fatally shot an unarmed black 18-year-old nearly... A Colorado convict sent back to prison after being mistakenly released 90 years early says it was cruel and unusual punishment to put him back behind bars after he ...

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  11. Fast Facts about Bowe BergdahlRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | CNN

    July 2, 2009 - A U.S. military official says that the soldier is being held by the clan of warlord Siraj Haqqani.

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  12. Bergdahl prison-swap deal is illegal says watchdog agencyRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | New York Daily News

    The Obama administration broke the law when it swapped five Taliban terrorists being held at Guantanamo Bay for Army Sgt.

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  13. Picayune woman sentenced to 21 months for claiming dead mother's Social Security paymentsRead the original story

    5 hrs ago | The Mississippi Press

    A Picayune woman was sentenced to 21 months in federal prison Thursday for the theft of more than $75,000 in Social Security payments sent to her dead mother.

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  14. Alaska serial killer Robert Hansen dies at 75Read the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | KRMG-AM Tulsa

    ... Hansen was serving a 461-year sentence in Alaska at the time of his death. He had been incarcerated at a state prison in Seward and was moved May 11, 2014, to the Anchorage Correctional Center to receive medical attention. Hansen, who got the ...

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  15. Foley case lays bare debate over paying ransomRead the original story

    5 hrs ago | KHGI

    ... since a white police officer fatally shot an unarmed black 18-year-old nearly... A Colorado convict sent back to prison after being mistakenly released 90 years early says it was cruel and unusual punishment to put him back behind bars after he ...

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  16. Woman sentenced for identity theft and credit application fraudWoman...Read the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | News10.net

    ... and credit information in the mail to apply for unauthorized credit was sentenced to four and a half years in federal prison on Thursday. Alisha Terese Rodriguez, 36, was convicted of credit application fraud, aggravated identity theft and being a ...

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  17. GAO: Pentagon violated law with Bergdahl swapRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | KRMG-AM Tulsa

    ... the transfer - to June 1, with written notification coming on June 2. Five senior Taliban were released from the U.S. prison at Guantanamo in exchange for Bergdahl, who had disappeared from his post in Paktika province in eastern Afghanistan on June ...

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  18. Freed activist vows to continue hunger strike that put her in Indian...Read the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | National Post

    India's most famous prisoner of conscience has walked free after nearly 14 years in jail but vowed to continue the hunger strike that landed her in prison for attempted suicide, her brother said Thursday.

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  19. Majority of people with delayed suspensions a didna t knowa their drug...Read the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | WPMT-TV York

    An update on a mistake that has affected thousands of people in York County. They recently received letters from PennDOT notifying them that they are losing their license for six months, for drug crimes that happened as far back as 2004.

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  20. Starting Life as a Playwright After 12 Years in PrisonRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | WNYC-AM New York

    Actor and writer Joe Assadourian talks about his new one-man, off-Broadway comedy " The Bullpen ," based on his experiences in prison.

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