In November, the US Court of Appeals for the 7th Judicial Circuit heard an appeal from a known gang leader in Chicago, who was convicted…
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Amanda Knox was found guilty in Italy of murdering her roommate. Lots of rumor and innuendo here.
http://www.pantagraph.com/news/local/article_c7b2c5d2-9e41-11de-a19d-001cc4c002e0.html US Attorney Patrick Fitzgerald told the US Sentencing Commission that judges seem to be handing down more lenient sentences in child pornography cases and…
Judges seem to be handing down more lenient sentences in child pornography cases and departing from guidelines, said a US Attorney.
A journalist in Sudan was found guilty of wearing pants against the Islamic dress code. She was fined, not whipped.
Is assisted suicide a right people have under state constitutions? This has to do with the right of privacy.
We look at a new Naperville, IL, ordinance, spurred by one man, a lone protester downtown, against the 14th Amendment.
2 US journalists have received a “special pardon” from North Korea and have been released from prison.
The concealed-carry laws will not be expanded to include cross-state rights by an amendment to the annual military authorization bill.
http://www.nytimes.com/learning/students/pop/articles/19scotus.html The Supreme Court of the United States ruled on Thursday, 5-4, that defendants don’t have a right under the Constitution to test evidence against…