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CRIME AND JUSTICE
White Supremacist Pleads Guilty To Killing Black Man With A Sword
By Jim Mustian, AP
James Jackson intended to start a race war when he fatally stabbed Timothy Caughman in New York City in March 2017, authorities said.
Nurse Arrested At Hacienda HealthCare Where Woman In Vegetative State Gave Birth
Nathan Sutherland, 36, who had been caring for the victim at the time of her assault, was linked to the case by DNA evidence, authorities said.
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Texas Police Say Body Found In Creek Is Likely Missing Chili's Waitress
Emily Wade disappeared earlier this month after watching a movie with a co-worker.
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Chris Brown Detained In Paris After Rape Accusation
By Angela Charlton and Samuel Petrequin, AP
The U.S. singer and two other people have been released from police custody, the Paris Prosecutor's office said.
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Egyptian TV Host Sentenced To Year In Prison For Interviewing Gay Man
Mohamed al-Ghiety was found guilty of encouraging immorality amid Egypt's crackdown on perceived homosexuality.
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Activist On Jason Van Dyke Sentence In Laquan McDonald Murder: 'Slap In The Face'
Chicago community organizer William Calloway said the ex-officer deserves to "spend the rest of his life behind bars."
New York Man Accused Of Raping 11-Year-Old Claims Girl Got Pregnant From His Clothing
Robert Cronin reportedly said his arrest is a result of a lack of scientific knowledge by police.
Chicago Officers Found Not Guilty In Cover-Up Of Laquan McDonald Shooting
The judge said that she did not find that the three cops conspired to cover up the shooting.
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Ex-Teacher Tad Cummins Sentenced In Kidnapping Of His Student
The Tennessee father of two committed a "pretty despicable crime," the judge said.
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Lawyer Claims Man Who Punched 11-Year-Old Girl Was Defending Himself
The North Carolina attorney for David Bell said his client has PTSD and felt threatened at a mall.
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Jayme Closs 911 Call Released: 'He Killed My Parents. I Want To Go Home.'
Listen to the callers explain how the missing 13-year-old was found.
U.S. Police Arrest Journalist Working For Iran's State TV, Broadcaster Says
By Parisa Hafezi, Reuters
No formal charges have been pressed against Marzieh Hashemi, Press TV says.
'El Chapo' Witness Testifies Drug Lord Paid $100 Million Bribe To Former Mexican President
By Brendan Pierson, Reuters
Former Mexican President Enrique Pena Nieto has been accused of accepting a $100 million bribe from drug lord Joaquin "El Chapo" Guzman.
51-Year-Old Man Accused Of Punching 11-Year-Old Girl At North Carolina Mall
David Steven Bell is accused of striking one girl and assaulting two others.
Hadiya Pendleton: Gunman Sentenced For Killing Teen Who Performed At Obama Parade
Pendleton, 15, was fatally shot at an Illinois park in 2013 just a week after performing at President Barack Obama's second inaugural parade.
Should Children As Young As 12 Get Locked Up For Commiting Crime?
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In most states, there’s no minimum age for juvenile detention.
Read The Criminal Complaint Against Jake Patterson
The complaint provides chilling details Patterson allegedly shared with Wisconsin police about the kidnapping of Jayme Closs and the slaying of her parents.
American Among The 15 Killed In Nairobi Attack
By George Obulutsa and Baz Ratner, Reuters
Somali terror group al-Shabab has claimed responsibility for the attack.
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3 Children Die After Getting Trapped In Freezer In Florida Home
The Suwannee County Sheriff’s Office said the kids -- ages 1, 4 and 6 -- climbed into an unplugged chest freezer and couldn't get out.
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Casey Anthony's Father Says He Forgives Her
The two have been estranged since Casey stood trial for murdering her daughter.
Jake Patterson Watched Jayme Closs Board School Bus Before Abducting Her: Prosecutors
The 21-year-old Wisconsin man has been charged with kidnapping the teen and murdering her parents in October.
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Harvey Weinstein's Top Attorney Ben Brafman Leaves Him: Reports
The disgraced Hollywood mogul is set to face a criminal trial in May.
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Oklahoma Couple Charged With Manslaughter After 3-Year-Old Dies With 17-Pound Tumor
Henry Clarence Lilly III and Bonnie Beth Mills-Lilly are accused of failing to provide medical care for their daughter.
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China Sentences Canadian Man To Death In Drug Case
Robert Lloyd Schellenberg was detained in 2014 and initially sentenced to 15 years in prison in 2016 on charges of being an accessory to drug smuggling.
Who Is Jake Patterson? Alleged Jayme Closs Abductor Lived Under The Radar
Patterson has been charged with kidnapping the 13-year-old Wisconsin teen and killing her parents.
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Missing 13-Year-Old Girl, Jayme Closs, Found Alive
Jake Thomas Patterson, 21, has been charged with kidnapping Closs.
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