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  1. 14-Year-Old Girl With Special Needs Allegedly Was Raped In Alabama SchoolRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | 5NEWSonline.com

    It's an unimaginable horror. A 14-year-old girl with special needs allegedly was raped at school after a teacher's aide persuaded her to act as bait to catch an accused sexual predator, a fellow student.

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  2. Suit Claims Plan to Use Teen as Bait Leads to Rape at SchoolRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | KTXL-TV Sacramento

    It's an unimaginable horror. A 14-year-old girl with special needs allegedly was raped at school after a teacher's aide persuaded her to act as bait to catch an accused sexual predator, a fellow student.

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  3. Lawsuit: Teen raped after school used her as 'bait' to catch rape suspectRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | KFOR-TV Oklahoma City

    HUNTSVILLE, Ala. - It's an unimaginable horror. A 14-year-old girl with special needs allegedly was raped at school after a teacher's aide persuaded her to act as bait to catch an accused sexual predator, a fellow student.

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  4. Girl, 14, 'raped after plan to use her as bait backfires'Read the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | Metro UK News

    A plan by teachers to catch a 'sex attacker' allegedly backfired after the 14-year-old student they used as 'bait' was raped after they forgot about her. The special needs student at Sparkman Middle School, in Alabama, had been used to lure another 16-year-old pupil, who had previously been accused of sexual harassment, according to a legal document released yesterday.

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  5. Court clears way for virtual school legal fightRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Highlands Today

    Justices, in a unanimous opinion, rejected arguments that only the Florida Department of State can sue to protect trademarks of the state virtual school. The ruling went against the private K12 Inc., which provides online-education services in Florida and has used the names Florida Virtual Academy and Florida Virtual Program.

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  6. Garner v. Us Bank National AssociationRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 18 | FindLaw

    Nathaniel Garner sued U.S. National Bank Association, Wells Fargo Home Mortgage, Inc., and McCalla Raymer, LLC for wrongful foreclosure, fraud, intentional infliction of emotional distress, trespass to real property, and defamation of title for actions arising out of foreclosure proceedings and an ensuing dispossessory action. The Defendants moved to dismiss Garner's complaint, arguing, inter alia, that Garner's claims were barred by collateral estoppel because a prior federal lawsuit dismissed similar claims on the ground that Garner lacked standing.

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  7. How The Ray Rice Case Could Bring Down A Federal Judge In AlabamaRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Silicon Alley Insider

    Alabama federal judge Mark E. Fuller, charged with beating his wife in a hotel, is facing intense bi-partisan pressure to resign that is influenced by a string of domestic violence cases plaguing the NFL, reports The New York Times . The incident occurred Aug. 9, when Fuller's wife Kelli told police he had hit her in the mouth several times, pulled her hair, and dragged and kicked her during an argument at a Ritz-Carlton hotel.

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  8. Federal appeals court: Stop using tactical police raids for regulatory inspectionsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | The Washington Post

    On Tuesday, a three-judge panel of the U.S. Court of Appeals for the 11th Circuit issued a ruling on the sort of issue you'd hope a federal appeals court would never need to rule on - whether the government should be allowed to use SWAT-style tactics to perform regulatory inspections. At issue were a series of police raids on barbershops around the city of Orlando.

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  9. Asst. Principal Promoted After Special Needs Student Used as Rape "Bait"Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Gawker

    In 2010, a teacher's aide and the assistant principal at Sparkman Middle School in Huntsville, Alabama carried out a plan to use a special needs student-a 14-year-old girl-as "bait" to catch another special needs student who was sexually violent. The plan failed, and the 14-year-old girl was raped in the school's bathroom.

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  10. Girl aged 14 raped in school toilets after teachers' plan to...Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Mirror.co.uk

    Staff trying to stop reported sexual abuse were told they needed evidence - so they used the girl as 'bait' but then forgot about her, a lawsuit claims A 14-year-old special needs pupil was raped in her school toilets after teachers set up a trap to catch an alleged sexual abuser by using her as 'bait' - but then forgot about her. Staff at Sparkman Middle School, Alabama, were investigating complaints that a 16-year-old student with a long history of sexual and violent misconduct had been harassing several girls.

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  11. H. Scott Bates Honored for His Legal ExpertiseRead the original story

    Thursday | 24-7 Press Release

    Scott Bates, Attorney of Morgan & Morgan, PA, has been recognized for showing dedication, leadership and excellence in medical malpractice law. Mr. Bates has 33 years of professional experience, with 22 years as an attorney at Morgan & Morgan, PA., where he is primarily responsible for managing medical malpractice cases.

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  12. A wreck on highway 27 claimed the life of two Thursday night.Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 18 | WAFF-TV Huntsville

    Anderson and Rogersville Volunteer Fire Departments responded to a single vehicle wreck on highway 27, just north of Anderson at approximately 11:30 p.m Thursday. Anderson and Rogersville Volunteer Fire Departments responded to a single vehicle wreck on highway 27, just north of Anderson at approximately 11:30 p.m Thursday.

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  13. TBI: Brother of Zach Adams arrested in connection to Holly Bobo caseRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | WAFF-TV Huntsville

    Truvada, or PrEP, is the first drug to hit the market to reduce the risk of transmitting HIV to an uninfected person. Some health officials worry news of the drug will cause people to discard other proven safe-sex methods, such as condoms.

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  14. Girl was bait to try to catch boy - in the act,' sexual harassment lawsuit saysRead the original story

    Thursday | Anchorage Daily News

    A civil lawsuit working its way through the federal appeals process alleges that a 14-year-old middle school girl was raped after school officials used her as bait to try to catch a male student "in the act" after she reported his sexual harassment. With growing pressure on college campuses to better handle complaints of sexual harassment, assault, and domestic violence, the case serves as a reminder that such problems crop up at disturbing rates among children and teens as well.

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  15. New Grissom High School end date later than expectedRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | WAFF-TV Huntsville

    The ideal schedule was to have the new Grissom High School ready by Aug. of 2016 for the start of the school year. Now it looks like the building won't be ready until around Nov. of 2016.

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  16. HIV 'prevention pill' met with hope, reservationsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | WAFF-TV Huntsville

    The Department of Justice filed a brief in the 11th Circuit Court of Appeals stating the Northern District of Alabama District Court erred when tossing a case filed on behalf of a Sparkman Middle School student sexually assaulted in a school restroom. The Department of Justice filed a brief in the 11th Circuit Court of Appeals stating the Northern District of Alabama District Court erred when tossing a case filed on behalf of a Sparkman Middle School student sexually assaulted in a school restroom.

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  17. The Farm Food Collaborative helps farmers sell produceRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | WAFF-TV Huntsville

    Between 2007 and 2012 north Alabama lost more than 2-thousand farmers. According to the latest census of agriculture, 59-percent of the farmers left in our area reported net losses.

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  18. Madison County board members in executive session on Sparkman rape 'bait' caseRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Alabama Live

    The Madison County school board and Superintendent David Copeland meet at the central office Thursday evening. HUNTSVILLE, Alabama -- The Madison County school board was quiet Thursday night regarding a rape case out of Sparkman Middle School that has the U.S. Department of Justice speaking out in support of the victim.

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  19. 2 Plaintiffs, 24 years to AppealRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 18 | JD Supra

    Is this a record? The 11th Circuit Court of Appeals recently ruled on a case involving 2 plaintiffs and 6 claims. The most remarkable fact is that the case at issue started in June 1990.

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  20. SWAT-Style Barbershop Raid Nets Harsh RebukeRead the original story

    Thursday Sep 18 | Courthouse News Service

    Police officers conducted an illegal search when they descended on a Florida barbershop like "a scene right out of a Hollywood movie," in bulletproof vests and masks, with guns drawn, merely to check the barbers' licenses, the 11th Circuit ruled. "On August 21, 2010, after more than a month of planning, teams from the Orange County Sheriff's Office descended on multiple target locations," the 44-page opinion begins.

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