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Murder victims’ family speaks out against controversial Calif. law

Added: 16.06.2019 4:03 | 1 views | 0 comments

When Sarah Rice heard about S.B. 1391, a proposed law that could potentially see her grandmother’s killer have his prison sentence drastically reduced, she jumped into action

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Suspects in David Ortiz shooting will be imprisoned for up to a year while awaiting trial

Added: 16.06.2019 0:08 | 1 views | 0 comments

A judge in the Dominican Republic is ordering suspects in the shooting of baseball legend David Ortiz to be held for up to a year as the investigation proceeds. Prosecutors say their case is already at an advanced stage. Mola Lenghi reports.


Oregon city stops jailing poor who can't pay court debts

Added: 15.06.2019 21:37 | 5 views | 0 comments

The eastern Oregon city of Pendleton has stopped jailing people unable to pay fines, a city official said, following the settlement of a federal lawsuit contending city officials were running a debtors' prison.

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Amanda Knox breaks down in Italy as she relives murder trial

Added: 15.06.2019 17:16 | 0 views | 0 comments

Amanda Knox, back in Italy for the first time since her 2015 murder acquittal, broke down in tears on Saturday as she relived her eight-year ordeal of trials and imprisonment, and the media frenzy surrounding it.


Amanda Knox blasts the media for "Guilty until proven innocent" trial coverage

Added: 15.06.2019 14:01 | 2 views | 0 comments

Amanda Knox might be forgiven if she never returned to Italy, the place where she was accused in a sensational murder trial. Knox spent almost four years in Italian prison before being acquitted of all charges. But after a tumultuous return, Knox spoke Saturday morning for an event focusing on Italy's criminal justice system, and what happens when a case like hers is tried in the media. Seth Doane reports.


Suspects in David Ortiz attack to remain in prison

Added: 15.06.2019 11:59 | 19 views | 0 comments

The Dominican Republic attorney general's office said more details about the attack on the former baseball star's will be revealed next week.

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Nazanin Zaghari-Ratcliffe is going on hunger strike over her imprisonment in Iran, her husband says

Added: 15.06.2019 10:02 | 14 views | 0 comments

Incarcerated charity worker Nazanin Zaghari-Ratcliffe has begun a fresh hunger strike in prison, her husband said today.

Homeless man pleads guilty in slaying of Iowa State golfer

Added: 15.06.2019 7:17 | 22 views | 0 comments

The 22-year-old faces a mandatory sentence of life in prison when he’s sentenced this summer.

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Alabama sheriff charged with scamming food bank, church

Added: 14.06.2019 19:24 | 10 views | 0 comments

An Alabama sheriff is charged with scamming a food bank and his own church to pocket thousands under a law that let state sheriffs profit from feeding prisoners.

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