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Turkey fires 3,900 in second post-referendum purge

Added: 30.04.2017 7:28 | 9 views | 0 comments

Erdogan won those concessions in a referendum in mid-April, which rights groups and some Western allies believe has brought the country, a NATO-member and European Union candidate, closer to one-man rule. The expulsions - carried out in conjunction with media curbs - affected prison guards, clerks, academics, employees of the religious affairs directorate and 1,200 members of the armed forces including nearly 600 officers. They were fired for suspected links...

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‘The dead are the lucky ones’ Ex-North Korean guard reveals details of Kim Jong-un's camps

Added: 30.04.2017 5:32 | 5 views | 0 comments

A FEMALE prison guard has disclosed the horrific details of North Korea’s concentration camps of death.


Man sentenced for using Xbox chat to ask for boys' nude pics

Added: 30.04.2017 0:17 | 1 views | 0 comments

A convicted pedophile who used the messaging service on his Xbox to solicit nude photos from four boys in three states is heading to prison.

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China Deports American Woman Convicted on Spying Charge

Added: 29.04.2017 9:31 | 6 views | 0 comments

The deportation ended uncertainty about the fate of Phan Phan-Gillis of Houston, who was sentenced on Tuesday to three and a half years in prison on an espionage charge.

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Marine A: Alexander Blackman praises 'wife in a million' speaking for first time after his release from prison

Added: 29.04.2017 9:12 | 9 views | 0 comments

'Marine A' who shot and killed at Taliban fighter in Afghanistan has praised his "wife in a million" as he spoke for the first time since he walked free from jail.


Jury finds aggravating factors in 2005 Yuma murder case

Added: 29.04.2017 8:09 | 4 views | 0 comments

A jury on Friday found aggravating factors in the case of an Arizona prisoner convicted of killing six people in Yuma in 2005 that could make him eligible for the death penalty.

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Former Chicago Public Schools chief sentenced for fraud

Added: 28.04.2017 23:38 | 11 views | 0 comments

A federal judge on Friday sentenced the former chief executive of the Chicago Public Schools to 4-1/2 years in prison for her role in a scheme to steer lucrative contracts to one of her previous employers in exchange for kickbacks and bribes, the Department of Justice said.


Writhing and gasping: AP reporters view problem executions

Added: 28.04.2017 23:19 | 1 views | 0 comments

The sedative midazolam is supposed to prevent condemned prisoners from suffering while they die, but opponents say several problematic executions involving the drug are evidence that it does not work consistently.

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Manhunt on for escaped inmate convicted in attempting murder of cop

Added: 28.04.2017 22:13 | 5 views | 0 comments

David M. Watson, 28, was sentenced to more than 100 years in prison.

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S'porean jailed in US over sanctions fraud

Added: 28.04.2017 22:00 | 5 views | 0 comments

April 29, 2017 5:00 AM
WASHINGTON • A Singaporean man has been sentenced in the US to 40 months in prison for helping to ship American-made radio frequency modules to Iran that were eventually found in bombs in Iraq.


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