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02, Apr 2015 - Philadelphia Federal prisons embrace pepper spray as antidote to violence - Tucson News Now
PHILADELPHIA (AP) - After six years of pleading and the murders of two of their own, the vast majority of federal correctional officers and other workers are being equipped with pepper spray. Officers in an ongoing pilot program say it's a game-changer in prison safety.
02, Apr 2015 - Judge to review video, transcript of homicide suspect's police interview before trial
LE MARS, Iowa — A judge will review video and a transcript of a homicide suspect's interview with investigators to determine if his statements can be used as evidence at his upcoming trial.
02, Apr 2015 - After 28 years on California's death row, inmate dies of natural causes
By Sharon Bernstein SACRAMENTO, Calif. (Reuters) - A California inmate sentenced to death 28 years ago died in hospice care this week, the state said Monday, bringing the total of condemned inmates who passed away from natural causes to 68 in a state that has not carried out an execution in years. The death of Teofilo Medina, Jr., 70, at a medical facility near Sacramento comes amid ongoing ...
02, Apr 2015 - Waukesha Slenderman case to proceed in adult court
The case of two girls accused of stabbing their classmate 19 times to please a fictional Internet character known as Slenderman will move forward in adult court, a Wisconsin judge ruled on Friday.
02, Apr 2015 - Montgomery County DA to investigate perjury charge against state Attorney General Kathleen Kane
HARRISBURG — The Montgomery County district attorney's office will review a grand jury report to determine whether state Attorney General Kathleen Kane should face perjury charges related to a newspaper's gaining confidential investigative material from her office.
02, Apr 2015 - Longhorns ousted from Big 12 tournament on buzzer-beater
Texas' Demarcus Holland leaves the court as the Iowa State players surround Monte Morris after his buzzer-beating shot over Holland gave the Cyclones a two-point victory in a game they trailed by 10 with under four minutes to play Thursday night.
02, Apr 2015 - Davidson Prosecutor fired amid reports of sterilization in plea deals
NASHVILLE, Tennessee (AP) " A prosecutor has been fired after reports surfaced that he made sterilization of women part of plea negotiations in some cases.Former Assistant District Attorney Brian Holmgren confirmed Wednesday that...
02, Apr 2015 - Fairfax Virginia Escaped Prisoner Believed to Have Switched Cars
Police surrounded a Virginia hospital this morning after a prisoner escaped from custody, authorities said.
02, Apr 2015 - Taylor 5 people indicted for income tax fraud
Five people have been indicted in Mississippi for allegedly filing fraudulent income tax returns. The U.S Attorney's Office identified the defendants as Timothy Benjamin Taylor of Clinton; Terence Antonio Thompson of Lithonia, Georgia; Christopher Lashawn Chamberlin of Bailey; Donald Price of Jackson; and Tamia Patrice Herndon of Jackson. An indictment alleges the five used stolen identification ...
02, Apr 2015 - Judge ends Maine treasure hunter's bid to salvage platinum from shipwreck off Cape Cod
PORTLAND, Maine - A treasure hunter's effort to salvage what he calls $3 billion in platinum from a World War II shipwreck off Cape Cod has been ended by a federal judge.
02, Apr 2015 - Arizona woman sentenced in $11 million advance-fee scam
Prosecutors said they stole the money by using face companies, including Platinum Diversified Holdings (PDH) and HS&H Holdings, and claiming they could secure loans for business projects.
02, Apr 2015 - Lake California man sentenced to probation in plane groping case
SALT LAKE CITY (AP) — A California man accused of groping and sexually propositioning a teenage girl on a flight from Los Angeles to Salt Lake City was sentenced to three years of probation Friday.