Grand Jury’s ‘Myth’ Report On A California Jail Snitch Scandal Draws Criticism

June 24, 2017

At the center of the scandal are allegations that sheriffs deputies have for decades planted informants next to targeted inmates in the countys jails and have directed them to fish for incriminating evidence to help secure convictions. While its legal for law enforcement Authorities to use informants to help bolster cases, in many Orange County trials, its alleged that the informants questioned inmates who were represented by lawyers, violating their right to counsel. Prosecutors are accused of …

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Leo DiCaprio forfeits million-dollar paintings to U.S. government in wake of embezzlement scandal

June 21, 2017

Leonardo DiCaprio may have received some very expensive paintings in a super shady way. According to artnet, DiCaprio, a known art collector, is reportedly in the process of surrendering a $3.2 million Pablo Picasso painting and a $9 million Jean-Michel Basquiat collage to U.S. Authorities in the wake of a huge embezzlement scandal. Red Granite the company that produced DiCaprio’s movie The Wolf of Wall Street wasco-foundedby Riza Aziz, thestepson of Malaysian prime minister Najib Razak, …

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Hundreds Of Young Russians Arrested En Masse At Nationwide Protests

June 13, 2017

… Authorities are trying to quash the voices of the next generation of voters, Hugh Williamson, HRWs director for Europe and Central Asia, said in the report. The opinions of children and young adults matter, and the government should listen to their concerns, not silence them. Credit: NurPhoto via Getty Images Those calls were echoed by another watchdog group, Amnesty International, who said actions by Russian police demonstrated the Authorities utter contempt for fundamental human rights. …

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Donald Trump’s tweet against London Mayor has everyone in the UK against him

June 6, 2017

… comments were not endorsed by the U.S. embassy in London: It has come to something when the President of USA provides the most infantile, inaccurate, offensive and petty response to terrorism of all https://t.co/CEQZF5M8vB Giles Dilnot (@reporterboy) June 5, 2017 This is the most disgusting lie and he is just an awful human being. https://t.co/1HXeOA8xXr Jon Favreau (@jonfavs) June 5, 2017 Will @theresa_may act to stop this deliberate undermining of London’s Authorities …

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URGENT: The Latest: 3 Australians Among Injured in London Attacks

June 6, 2017

… attacks. ___ 4:35 p.m. London's police counterterrorism chief says the public should expect to see increased security measures as Authorities investigate the latest attack to strike Britain. Assistant Police Commissioner Mark Rowley said Sunday that police need to establish whether others were involved in planning Saturday night's vehicle and knife attack on London Bridge and at nearby restaurants. Seven people were killed in the attack and 21 are in critical condition. Rowley says …

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USA 1967: When American soccer’s Summer of Love ended in tears – BBC News

Their positive reaction to the football – a sport most viewers actually knew little about – prompted a group of US businessmen to get together to draw up plans to establish a professional football, or soccer, league in the country. Image copyright Keystone/Getty Images Image caption The Beatles led the so-called British Invasion of the US in the 1960s Back then Mr Rothenberg was a lawyer for sports entrepreneur Jack Kent Cooke, owner of the Los Angeles Lakers basketball …

May 27, 2017
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