Criminal Defense Law Newswire (Page 7)

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  1. Vermont attorney general drops probe of environmentalistRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 8 | Daily Reporter

    The state attorney general's office has dropped its criminal investigation into whether an environmental activist operated as a lawyer without a law license in her advocacy for critics of large-scale wind and solar power projects before state regulators. News of the investigation had prompted a public outcry from Smith's supporters and others, including newspaper editorial writers, upset by what they saw as a legal action designed to quash someone's free-speech rights.

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  2. 28 Citations, One Arrest Made During Saturation Patrols in ConcordRead the original story

    Monday Feb 8 | ClayCord.com

    Now if we could get CPD to be this pro-active every day we would certainly see a drop in crime of all kinds. Good.

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  3. Remaining occupiers release defiant videos mocking FBIRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 8 | Bellingham Herald

    Lissa Casey, attorney for Ammon Bundy, listens to a recorded statement by Bundy in Eugene, Ore., on Thursday, Feb. 4, 2016. The statement was recorded during a telephone conversation between Bundy and his attorneys, Arnold and Lissa Casey, from the Multnomah County Jail.

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  4. Idaho committee backs revision to rape statuteRead the original story

    Monday Feb 8 | KSL-TV

    An Idaho panel has introduced a measure that would revise the state's rape statute in part to include gender neutral language, rendering the law the same for both men and women. The proposal presented to the Senate Judiciary Committee on Monday would redefine rape and broaden the sex crime statute to include groping and fondling.

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  5. New details are being released in the death of Victor White III's death.Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 8 | KATC-TV Lafayette

    When Victor White III got ready to hang out with friends on March 2, 2014, he was carrying a firearm as he had on previous nights, his brother told investigators when he was interviewed. The concealed weapons were for their protection.

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  6. DA in Cornell Sex Assault Case Condemns Underage Drinking Culture on CampusesRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 8 | ABC News

    The district attorney prosecuting a Cornell University fraternity president accused of attempted rape and sexual abuse blamed schools in general for "turning a blind eye" to the subject of underage drinking in connection with sexual assault on college campuses. Wolfgang Ballinger, 21, a member of Psi Upsilon's Chi Chapter at Cornell, was booked into Tompkins County, New York, Jail Thursday after a female student reported that she was sexually assaulted at the fraternity house, according to university police.

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  7. Affidavit: Manziel's ex-girlfriend lost hearing after attackRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 8 | KATC-TV Lafayette

    Johnny Manziel's ex-girlfriend says in an affidavit that he hit her so hard during a late-night confrontation that she lost hearing in one ear. Colleen Crowley's affidavit was obtained by and published online Monday.

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  8. Attorney General to visit 6 cities to highlight police workRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 8 | KATC-TV Lafayette

    Attorney General Loretta Lynch plans to visit six cities in the coming months to highlight police departments she sees as role models for law enforcement. The locations were chosen because they embody a particular trait of successful policing, such as effective use of data, strong community relationships or a commitment to officer safety, Lynch said Monday in an interview with The Associated Press.

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  9. Judge: Hillarya s civil trial against Potsdam must wait for completion of murder trialRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 8 | Watertown Daily Times

    A federal judge has determined that a trial in Oral N. “Nick” Hillary's civil rights violation lawsuit against the village will not take place until completion of a criminal trial in St. Lawrence County Court, where Hillary faces allegations that he murdered a 12-year-old boy in 2011. A trial had been slated to begin March 7 in U.S. District Court, Albany, to decide Hillary's claims that members of the village's Police Department defamed and falsely imprisoned him while investigating the strangulation death of Garrett J. Phillips on Oct. 24, 2011, and unjustly identified Hillary publicly as a suspect in the killing days after it occurred, damaging his reputation.

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  10. Prosecutor visits NY city he called 'cauldron of corruption'Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 8 | New Canaan News-Review

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  11. Cleveland City Schools Activities For Week Of Feb. 8Read the original story

    Monday Feb 8 | Chattanoogan.com

    Blythe-Bower Winter Book Fair will be Monday through Friday, 8:30 am to 3:15 pm.

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  12. Smith Shouldn't Be Paid To LeaveRead the original story

    Monday Feb 8 | Chattanoogan.com

    Taxpayers of Hamilton County should take note that a majority of the members of the school board are getting ready to give Rick Smith the buyout that he wants.

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  13. Emanuel tobacco tax package stallsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 8 | Chicago Tribune

    Mayor Rahm Emanuel 's bid to raise the legal age to buy tobacco products in Chicago to 21 stalled Monday after aldermen complained that tax increases in the ordinance would further drive up illegal cigarette sales and hurt city businesses. During more than three hours of testimony before the City Council Finance Committee, lobbyists representing convenience stores raised the possibility of a lawsuit if the measure passed.

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  14. Elliot sentencing delayed 'til MarchRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 8 | KMAN-AM Manhattan

    One of the men responsible for a string of September 2015 robberies which sent the K-State campus into lockdown was to be sentenced Monday morning; however, things did not go as planned. Jonathon Ryan Elliot, 20, pleaded no contest in January to one count of aggravated robbery after admitting he participated the robberies in September by providing transportation and keeping stolen goods.

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  15. Former SBPD officer pleads guilty to striking handcuffed inmateRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 8 | WNDU-TV South Bend

    The crime in question carries a maximum punishment of ten years behind bars but a sentence of pure probation is now possible now that Robert's plea agreement has been accepted in federal court in South Bend. The May 30th, 2010 incident was caught by jail surveillance cameras that show Robert at the top of the screen exchanging words with a handcuffed inmate at the bottom of the screen.

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  16. Johnny Manziel struck Colleen Crowley in argument over 'a girl,' her affidavit saysRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 8 | The Campbell Reporter

    Johnny Manziel's ex-girlfriend says in an affidavit that he hit her so hard during a late-night confrontation that she lost hearing in one ear. Colleen Crowley's affidavit was obtained by KXAS-TV and published online Monday.

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  17. Man involved in violent Stanton Street home invasion sentenced to 25 yearsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 8 | KPLC-TV Lake Charles

    A man involved in a violent home invasion on Stanton Street in November 2014 was sentenced Monday to 25 years in prison. Sedric Lamar Green was facing trial, but opted to plead guilty instead.

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  18. Gwyneth Paltrow takes stands in stalker trialRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 8 | Redlands Daily Facts

    Oscar-winning actress Gwyneth Paltrow took the stand today in the trial of an Ohio man who was sentenced to a mental health facility after his 2000 conviction for stalking her and is accused of committing the same crime again. Soiu allegedly sent nearly 70 threatening letters and packages to the actress beginning in 2009, the same behavior that had landed him in a hospital before.

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  19. Denham Springs man convicted of giving girlfriend fatal dose of...Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 8 | The Advocate

    Facing a mandatory life prison term when he's sentenced later this week, a Denham Springs man is asking a state judge to either reduce his second-degree murder conviction to negligent homicide or grant him a new trial in the 2013 heroin overdose death of his 19-year-old girlfriend in Baton Rouge. Jarret McCasland's attorneys argue the Louisiana law under which he was prosecuted was never intended to apply to cases such as his, but for those who sell dangerous drugs, and they say a life sentence without parole amounts to cruel and unusual punishment.

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  20. Barrett questions Milwaukee's ability to house Lincoln Hills youthRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 8 | Milwaukee Journal-Sentinal

    Today's Paper, also known as the e-Edition, is an online replica of the printed newspaper. You can view today's paper or previous issues.

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