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  1. Dueling data blur Venezuelan murder rateRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | The Miami Herald

    Last week, Attorney General Luisa Ortega told congress there had been almost 18,000 murders in Venezuela last year - for a rate of 58 homicides per 100,000 inhabitants. In a country that hasn't provided regular murder statistics since 2003, the revelation was welcome news.

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  2. Award-winning prof faces 5 years for child porn, likely moreRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Philly.com

    An award-winning contemporary literature professor faces at least five years in federal prison when he's sentenced for his massive child pornography collection - and likely more. That's because a federal judge in Erie agrees with federal prosecutors that guidelines for Monday's sentencing of Kirk Nesset call for between 12 years, seven months and 15 years, eight months in prison.

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  3. UK-US deal would allow MI5 to get chat, e-mails directly from US companiesRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Ars Technica

    The UK and US governments are working on an agreement that would allow MI5 and other intelligence agencies to serve orders on US companies like Google and Facebook for live intercepts of conversations if they involve only British citizens. According to a report in The Washington Post , the UK would also be able to request stored data, such as e-mails.

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  4. Israel NGO bill, seen as targeting left-wing groups, set to cross first hurdleRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Reuters

    Left-wing protesters, one holding a placard bearing the logo of Peace Now, an Israeli NGO that tracks and opposes Jewish settlement in the occupied West Bank and East Jerusalem, take part in a rally in Tel Aviv, in this October 24, 2015 file picture. A bill that opponents say targets Israeli human rights groups critical of Israel's policies toward the Palestinians was set to win initial approval in parliament on Monday with the support of the country's right-wing.

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  5. American Prison Data Systems and Data Conversion Laboratory Partner...Read the original story

    5 hrs ago | Freshnews

    ... adoption of modern educational technology and techniques in officer training. Through a unique partnership, American Prison Data Systems (APDS) and Data Conversion Laboratory (DCL) have risen to meet this challenge. The two innovative organizations ...

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  6. Michigan passes bill saying anal sex is punishable by 15 years in prisonRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Gay Times

    Senate Bill 219 comes as part of a package called Logan's Law, which aims to keep pets out of animal abusers hands, and includes a rewording of the state's ban on bestiality and sodomy, effectively reaffirming the law. It would see prison sentences of up to 15 years for those who engage in anal or oral sex, regardless of their sexuality, despite the US Supreme Court declaring such laws unconstitutional.

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  7. Bibi Pushes Ahead With Bill Aimed at Human Rights GroupsRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Forward

    A bill that opponents say targets Israeli human rights groups critical of Israel's policies towards the Palestinians was set to win initial approval in parliament on Monday with the support of the country's right-wing. Called a "transparency bill" by its sponsor, far-right Justice Minister Ayelet Shaked, the legislation would require NGOs to give details of overseas donations in all their official publications if more than half their funding comes from foreign governments or bodies such as the European Union.

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  8. Texas Take: Feb. 8, 2016Read the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Chron

    THE LEAD: Over the weekend, the Clinton team tried to muster support in San Antonio, by the Express-News' John Gonzalez . "Amid speculation that Clinton's White House campaign hasn't spent enough resources in Texas due to her battles in Iowa and New Hampshire, her state and national campaign officials said the local activity is peaking right on time.

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  9. NYPD booting people from homes draws outrage from officialsRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | New York Daily News

    Public Advocate Letitia James at an anti-Donald Trump rally with politicians and religious leaders at City Hall on Dec. 9. Outraged public officials across the city Sunday called for change in the wake of a sweeping Daily News and ProPublica report uncovering widespread use of an obscure type of lawsuit to boot hundreds of people from homes. Several City Council members said they were considering amendments and other reforms to the nuisance abatement law to safeguard against abuse.

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  10. Attorneys, prosecutors weigh how to act on decision allowing young murder defendants hope for paroleRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | The Advocate

    ... and beating of a 92-year-old Darrow woman who died 10 days later in the hospital. He would spend the next 33 years in prison, his appeals of the 11-1 jury conviction going nowhere. But in the past couple of years, Lively's quest for a second chance ...

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  11. The NRA Just Scored One Of Its Biggest Victories In YearsRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | ThinkProgress

    On Thursday, a divided panel of the United States Court of Appeals for the Fourth Circuit struck down Maryland's ban on assault rifles and high-capacity magazines . In so doing, they potentially put this case on the fast track to the Supreme Court.

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  12. Who planted drugs in the PTA mom's car? Upscale parents for the pettiest of reasonsRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | The Washington Post

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  13. Correction officer accused of having sex with inmateRead the original story

    6 hrs ago | WCAX-TV Burlington

    ... marijuana at her home, which they determined was intended for the inmate. Bartley faces charges of rape, promoting prison contraband and official misconduct. The rape charge stems from a state law that says inmates cannot consent to sex in the jail.

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  14. Friedhoff awarded first place in Eric Williams Essay ContestRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | The Citizens' Voice

    Alexa Friedhoff, a junior criminal justice major at King's College, was awarded first place in the recent Eric Williams Essay Contest. A 2003 graduate of King's College with a degree in criminal justice, Williams was serving as a federal corrections officer when he was ambushed and killed by an inmate at the U.S. Penitentiary at Canaan, Wayne County, on Feb. 25, 2013.

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  15. Former Seattle IRS agent to face trial on bribery chargeRead the original story

    6 hrs ago | The Gillette News-Record

    ... scheduled to begin Monday before U.S. District Judge John C. Coughenour. The bribery charges carry up to 15 years in prison and a $250,000 fine.

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  16. D.A.: Nurse smuggled contraband into county jailRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | South Shore Record

    ... Madeline Singas said. Chantiel Cox, a 25-year-old Huntington resident, was charged with first-degree Promoting Prison Contraband (felony); second-degree Promoting Prison Contraband (a misdemeanor); and fifth-degree Conspiracy at her arraignment on ...

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  17. Islamic State jailer who held Western hostages ID'd as BritonRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | The Baltimore Sun

    ... Islamic State. Kotey's current whereabouts are unknown. A judge sentenced a British woman on Monday to six years in prison for going to Syria to live under the rule of the Islamic State group. A judge sentenced a British woman on Monday to six years ...

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  18. Correction officer accused of having sex with inmate Updated atRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | Times Herald-Record

    ... marijuana at her home, which they determined was intended for the inmate. Bartley faces charges of rape, promoting prison contraband and official misconduct. The rape charge stems from a state law that says inmates cannot consent to sex in the jail.

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  19. 10 things we can learn from sex trafficking survivors, in their own wordsRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | Bangor Daily News

    ... the more likely we are to be able to support survivors who want to build a new life. "I actually do feel safe in prison - it stops the cycle for a while. But then when I get out it is the same thing all over again." Victims of trafficking are often ...

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  20. Conservative debater takes down communist Obama allyRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | Spero News

    ... violation. Mocking D'Souza, Ayers said that he once offered to write a judge on behalf of D'Souza to spare him from prison and instead send him to North Carolina and register voters "which would fit the crime of corrupting the political process in ...

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