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  1. Nevada sets 1st execution since 2006 after fight over drugsRead the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | News Times

    ... Tuesday, June 19, 2018, in Las Vegas, sets an unspecified date the week of July 9 for his execution at the state prison in Ely. less FILE - In this Aug. 17, 2017 file photo, Nevada death row inmate Scott Raymond Dozier confers with Lori Teicher, a ...

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  2. Trudeau: Canada to legalize marijuana on Oct. 17Read the original story

    17 hrs ago | Denton Record-Chronicle

    Marijuana will be legal nationwide in Canada starting Oct. 17 in a move that should take market share away from organized crime and protect the country's youth, Prime Minister Justin Trudeau said Wednesday. The Senate gave final passage to the bill to legalize cannabis on Tuesday, legislation that will make Canada only the second country in the world to make pot legal across the country.

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  3. Young immigrants detained in Virginia center allege abuseRead the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | WRIC-TV Richmond

    ... facing deportation proceedings or awaiting rulings on asylum claims. Though incarcerated in a facility similar to a prison, the children detained on administrative immigration charges have not yet been convicted of any crime. Virginia ranks among ...

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  4. Canada becomes second nation in the world to legalize marijuanaRead the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | KFOR-TV Oklahoma City

    Recreational marijuana use will soon be legal in Canada after the Senate passed a "historic" bill on Tuesday with a vote of 52-29. Recreational marijuana use will soon be legal in Canada after the Senate passed a "historic" bill on Tuesday with a vote of 52-29.

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  5. In reversal, Trump orders halt to his family separation ruleRead the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | Denton Record-Chronicle

    ... nearly far enough. "The administration still plans to criminalize families - including children - by holding them in prison-like detention facilities. There are workable alternatives," president Richard Cohen said in a statement. It's also unclear ...

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  6. Trump's immigration order sparks confusion, deep concernRead the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | KHQ-TV Spokane

    Sisters from Guatemala seeking asylum cross a bridge to a port of entry in to the United States from Matamoros, Mexico, Wednesday, June 20, 2018, in Brownsville, Texas. Nearly 2,000 children have been separated from their families ... .

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  7. The Latest: HHS says families won't be immediately reunitedRead the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | News Times

    JUNE 20: U.S. President Donald Trump speaks on immigration issues while meeting with members of the U.S. Congress in the Cabinet Room of the White House June 20, 2018 in Washington, DC. Trump said he would sign an executive order later today relating to the issue of immigrant children being separated from their parents while being detained.

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  8. HISTORY, June 21: Reagan shooter not guilty by reason of insanityRead the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | Jacksonville Daily News

    ... Ray Killen, an 80-year-old former Ku Klux Klansman, was found guilty of manslaughter; he was sentenced to 60 years in prison, where he died in January 2018.) In 1982, a jury in Washington, D.C. found John Hinckley Jr. not guilty by reason of ...

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  9. The Latest: Texas governor seeks bipartisan border solutions Source: APRead the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | WFTV Orlando

    Republican Texas Gov. Greg Abbott is asking Texas' congressional delegation to find bipartisan solutions to immigrant children being separated from their parents after illegally crossing the U.S. border, saying, "This disgraceful condition must end." In a letter Wednesday to the state's 36 House members and two senators, Abbott says, "It can only end with action by Congress to reform the broken immigration system."

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  10. Russian gang boss', accused of 60 murders, is extradited from AustriaRead the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | South China Morning Post

    Gagiyev is wanted over a series of contract killings, including the assassinations of a mayor and North Ossetia's deputy premier An alleged Russian crime boss wanted over a string of contract killings was extradited to Moscow from Austria on Wednesday after losing a long-running legal battle, Russia's interior ministry said. Aslan Gagiyev, nicknamed Dzhako, was flown to Russia escorted by police and prison officers, interior ministry spokeswoman Irina Volk said, after Austria's highest court last year rejected his appeal against extradition.

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  11. WV Supreme Court Justice Charged with Obstruction of Justice and other federal CrimesRead the original story

    19 hrs ago | Huntington News

    ... up to 20 years. If convicted on all counts in the Indictment, Loughry faces a possible sentence of up to 395 years in prison, a fine of $5.5 million, and a term of supervised release of up to 3 years. Please note: An Indictment is merely an ...

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  12. Nearly 100 children separated from parents at the border are in L.A....Read the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | Los Angeles Times

    ... workshops to children and parents in detention. Last week, Toczylowski was denied access to the Victorville federal prison, where parents of some of the children his group serves may be housed. Trump on Wednesday signed an executive order to end the ...

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  13. What's changed after Trump's immigration order: For...Read the original story w/Photo

    20 hrs ago | USA Today

    "We are keeping families together," Trump said. But in the immediate aftermath of the order, questions arose about what practical effect he order really had.

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  14. It's long past time to compare Donald Trump and the NazisRead the original story w/Photo

    20 hrs ago | Salon

    Egged-on by the weasle, Stephen Miller, Trump is putting kids into camps on the border, and it has got to stop The only discernible difference between what Donald Trump is doing to undocumented immigrants on our southern border and what the Nazis did all over Europe to Jews is that the Nazis had to go from house to house to round up their victims, while all Trump's That's it. Practically everything else is the same.

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  15. Judge hands B.C. inmate two-year sentence for 'unprovoked' attack on guardRead the original story w/Photo

    20 hrs ago | Richmond News

    ... s head and face, and was later diagnosed with post-traumatic stress disorder. Shaw sentenced Polanski to two years in prison, which he will serve after he completes his current 18-month jail term for breaking and entering.

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  16. Nevada sets 1st execution in 12 years after fight over drugsRead the original story w/Photo

    20 hrs ago | Washington Times

    ... His death would mark the first lethal injection since a new execution chamber was completed in 2016 at Ely State Prison, 250 miles (402 kilometers) north of Las Vegas. Jonathan Van Boskerck, a chief deputy Clark County district attorney involved in ...

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  17. Across Europe and America, the media establishment desperately wants...Read the original story w/Photo

    21 hrs ago | NewsTarget.com

    In recent days, President Donald Trump took to Twitter to launch a broadside at German Chancellor Angela Merkel over her 'open border' policy towards accepting millions of mostly poor migrants from Syria and elsewhere in the Middle East. The policy has led to steep increases in crime in Germany, with most of it tied to migrant communities as they spread throughout German cities.

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  18. Yemen detainees decry sexual torture in UAE-controlled...Read the original story w/Photo

    21 hrs ago | The Peninsula

    CAIRO: The 15 officers who arrived at the prison in southern Yemen hid their faces behind headdresses, but their accents were clearly foreign - from the United Arab Emirates. They lined up the detainees and ordered them to undress and lie down.

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  19. Prison officials say inmate appears to have killed himselfRead the original story w/Photo

    21 hrs ago | WTXL

    The Department of Corrections said in a news release Wednesday that prison officers found David Cordova unresponsive in his cell at Valdosta State Prison at around 4:55 p.m. Tuesday. The release says prison medical staff and emergency responders tried unsuccessfully to revive Cordova.

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  20. In reversal, Trump orders halt to his family separation ruleRead the original story w/Photo

    21 hrs ago | Northwest Herald

    ... nearly far enough. "The administration still plans to criminalize families - including children - by holding them in prison-like detention facilities. There are workable alternatives," president Richard Cohen said in a statement. It's also unclear ...

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