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Criminal Investigation

"Identity": A Talk With Ingrid Thoft

Mark Rubinstein | Posted 08.30.2014 | Books
Mark Rubinstein

Ingrid Thoft's just-released novel, Identity, involves thorny legal and psychological issues raised by a single mother, Renata Sanchez, who was impregnated by artificial insemination.

Why GM's $35 Million Fine Is Just The Beginning

AP | By TOM KRISHER | Posted 07.16.2014 | Business

DETROIT (AP) — General Motors' agreement to pay a $35 million federal fine for concealing defects in small-car ignition switches and to give the gov...

Five Things You Need to Know About Scott Walker and the John Doe Emails

Mary Bottari | Posted 04.25.2014 | Politics
Mary Bottari

Walker has said repeatedly that while he was Milwaukee County Executive he had a clear policy against doing campaign work on the public dime, something that had repeatedly landed other state leaders in jail.

The Urgent Need To Reform Police Collection Of Eyewitness Evidence

Tara Lai Quinlan | Posted 10.26.2013 | TED Weekends
Tara Lai Quinlan

Why then would police resist seemingly common sense reforms to eyewitness identification procedures? The issue has less to do with the sensibility of the measures themselves and more to do with the complex nature of policing culture.

Facebook Wars Erupt Over Colorado Teen's Killing

Mary Papenfuss | Posted 08.22.2013 | Crime
Mary Papenfuss

Dylan Redwine, 13, is one of the most popular kids on Facebook. Tragically, he reached that status after his death. Some of his bones were found this ...

The Future of Genetic Privacy

Dov Fox | Posted 10.13.2013 | Politics
Dov Fox

That our DNA could serve as an eyewitness has powerful implications, beyond individual privacy, for the pervasive role of race in the investigation of crime.

Barclays Scandal Gets The Criminal Investigation Treatment

AP | Posted 09.05.2012 | Business

LONDON — Britain's Serious Fraud Office said Friday that it has formally opened a criminal investigation of the manipulation of a key market int...

No Criminal Charges For Countrywide Former CEO

Bloomberg Businessweek | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

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Philanthropy Under Fire: Founder Of Feed The Children Charity Under Criminal Investigation

AP | KEN MILLER | Posted 05.25.2011 | Impact

OKLAHOMA CITY — A criminal investigation reviewing the activities at the Oklahoma City-based hunger relief charity Feed The Children during the ...

Kleen Energy Gas Explosion: Criminal Investigation Launched

AP | JOHN CHRISTOFFERSEN | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York

MIDDLETOWN, Conn. — Authorities in Connecticut have launched a criminal investigation into the cause of an explosion that killed five people at ...