Criminal Defense Law Newswire (Page 4)

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  1. Pull the plug on death penalty in CaliforniaRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | The Wave

    It has been more than 10 years since an inmate on California's death row has been executed, and California citizens are split about what should be done about the state's death penalty law. According to a recent Field poll, 47 percent of Californians favor replacing the death penalty with life without the possibility of parole.

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  2. Ongoing Pattern of Abuse Uncovered at California Livestock AuctionRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | PR Log

    Feb. 8, 2016 - PRLog -- Animals' Angels, Inc. has documented proof that Escalon Livestock Auction is engaging in shocking animal cruelty, but local officials have refused to prosecute. On multiple occasions in 2014 and 2015 investigators from Animals' Angels witnessed workers at Escalon Auction, one of the state's largest auctions, mistreating non-ambulatory cows; including one case of selling a downed animal in violation of the California statute, a botched euthanasia attempt and multiple cases of letting downer cows suffer for hours and die without assistance.

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  3. Judicial Branch implements expungement certification processRead the original story

    5 hrs ago | Columbia Magazine

    Judicial Branch implements expungement certification process By Leigh Anne Hiatt, APR Public Information Officer, KY Court of Justice FRANKFORT, KY - Beginning Jan. 1, 2014, state law requires every petition for expungement in Kentucky to include a certificate of eligibility for expungement. Under KRS 431.079, individuals who wish to have their criminal records expunged must complete the expungement certification process to determine if they are eligible for expungement.

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  4. Testimony turns to cell tower data in Adnan Syed hearingRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | Cybercast News Service

    As a hearing enters a third day for the convicted killer at the center of popular podcast "Serial," the focus of testimony has shifted away from an alibi witness toward cell tower data that defense attorneys contend was misleading. Prosecutors used cell tower data during the first trial of Adnan Syed, saying it placed him at the scene where the body of Hae Min Lee was found in 1999.

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  5. View from the Cheap SeatsWhat if you lived every day in excellence. I ...Read the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | Daily Record

    What if you lived every day in excellence. I am talking about everything you think, everything you say, and everything you do being done at the peak of your abilities.

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  6. Jack Nelson Jones Professional AssociationMadden v. Mercedes-Benz...Read the original story

    6 hrs ago | Daily Record

    This appeal comes from the Jackson County Circuit Court, Honorable Harold S. Erwin presiding. This case concerns a products liability claim against a supplier.

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  7. Parking Vigilante Slaps Cars with "I Park Like an A-Hole" StickersRead the original story

    6 hrs ago | NOLN

    A Queens man is taking matters into his own hands when it comes to law-breaking motorists by slapping their cars with "I park like an AHOLE" bumper stickers. Jeff Orlick, 34, of Jackson Heights is so fed up with drivers who illegally park in handicap spaces and block fire hydrants that he started selling the stickers on Etsy last week with the hope that customers will take part in the vigilante act of slapping them on the backs of cars.

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  8. 3 East End Democrats endorse Josh Shapiro in AG raceRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | Pittsburgh Post-Gazette

    Democrat Josh Shapiro will announce the support of three East End Democrats today, part of building a case that he's not just a law-and-order candidate running for state attorney general. Mr. Shapiro, a former state legislator and current Montgomery County commissioner, is being backed by state Rep. Dan Frankel, D-Squirrel Hill; Pittsburgh City Counciman Dan Gilman; and renowned pathologist Cyril Wecht.

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  9. Doblin: Only in Paterson: Go to jail and get a stained-glass windowRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | NorthJersey.com

    MARTY Barnes was a charismatic politician. He was the first African-American mayor of the city of Paterson.

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  10. Opinion LineRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | The Wichita Eagle

    My optometrist, dentist, lawyer and doctor do not pay Kansas income tax, and they are not adding employees. When will our Legislature and governor wake up? The state of Kansas blesses guns, gun owners, gun retailers and manufacturers, and to heck with the old, the sick and disabled, the poor, education and the highways.

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  11. AG Kane slams appointment of mediator in Porngate caseRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | Philly.com

    Pennsylvania Attorney General Kathleen G. Kane on Sunday lambasted a judicial panel for naming a well-connected lawyer to mediate Supreme Court Justice J. Michael Eakin's Porngate case, calling it a step to "sweep his hate-filled emails under the rug." Kane was reacting to the Court of Judicial Conduct's decision to name prominent Philadelphia attorney Richard A. Sprague to serve as a mediator in the case against Eakin, who has been awaiting a public disciplinary hearing for exchanging salacious, misogynistic, and racially offensive emails.

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  12. All of a sudden, Democratic primary for Kane's seat is heating upRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | Philly.com

    But who expected any of the candidates in the April 26 Democratic primary to pull a page directly from the 2012 political playbook of Kathleen Kane, who is seeking a second term while awaiting trial on criminal charges? Consider this salvo last week from Allegheny County District Attorney Stephen Zappala Jr. after former Gov. Ed Rendell endorsed one of his opponents, Montgomery County Commission Chairman Josh Shapiro. Zappala assailed Shapiro as "fundamentally flawed for this particular office.

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  13. Police Could Stop Raids On Suspected BrothelsRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | LBC 97.3

    The police should no longer raid brothels and do more to "support" sex workers, in new draft guidance described by some as a step towards decriminalising prostitution. Controversial recommendations from police chiefs warn that brothel raids "create a mistrust of all external agencies", and advises forces in England and Wales to move away from enforcing laws which make it illegal to sell sex.

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  14. General Assembly holds Missing Persons DayRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | Fort Morgan Times

    The 21-year old Yuma woman disappeared on that date, three years ago, after arranging to meet her boyfriend, Donthe Lucas, in Pueblo. Schelling had discovered she was two months' pregnant with Lucas' child, and went to Pueblo to talk to him about it.

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  15. man charged with shooting neighbors arrested again for assaulting hotel managerRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | Brookfield

    The city of Brookfield man charged last fall with three counts of first-degree attempted intentional homicide was arrested again Monday evening. 77-year-old Hubert Smith was staying at Extended Stay America, 325 N. Brookfield Road.

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  16. NAACP head can use bad language when complaining about language because he's "one of the best guys"Read the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | Enter Stage Right

    Perhaps NAACP now stands for the National Association for the Advancement of Cursing and Profanity. Don Harris is the white head of the Maricopa County Chapter of the NAACP.

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  17. Occupy trespassed for months, ranchers arrested after 24 days of trespassingRead the original story

    8 hrs ago | Enter Stage Right

    Political correctness has invaded our culture so thoroughly there are essentially two tiers of justice in this country. If you are a white, progressive, privileged hippy Millennial, or a Black Lives Matter activist, law enforcement and the legal system will bend over backward to accommodate your protests and acts of civil disobedience.

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  18. Pro se case set locallyRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | Tribune-Chronicle

    A sight seldom seen in criminal cases could possibly take place this week in the Trumbull County Common Pleas courtroom of Judge W. Wyatt McKay. The owner of a northwest Warren business charged with grand theft and failure to pay state sales tax will act "pro se" in a criminal trial scheduled to begin today.

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  19. Roy Exum: Greenholtz: A No-BrainerRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | Chattanoogan.com

    I am going to make this as simple as I possibly can. There are three fine lawyers now running for Criminal Court Judge and anywhere you go there will be people who like and admire Tom Greenholtz, Boyd Patterson and Mike Little.

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  20. Vicarious trauma: why I quit court reportingRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | The Age

    Most people who have spent time in emergency services or the courts will have at least one horror story. Most of them will understand the toll taken on police minister Wade Noonan .

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