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Calif. father arrested on suspicion of killing missing son

Added: 24.06.2017 9:53 | 0 views | 0 comments

The father of a Southern California 5-year-old who has been missing for two months was arrested Friday afternoon in Las Vegas on suspicion of his son's murder, authorities said.


Appeals court overturns conviction of 'Making a Murderer' inmate

Added: 24.06.2017 8:56 | 0 views | 0 comments

A three-judge panel of the Seventh Circuit Court of Appeals in Chicago ruled 2-1 to uphold a federal judge's ruling last year that overturned Dassey's conviction for a 2005 murder. Magistrate Judge William Duffin had ruled in August that the conviction was based on a coerced confession that Dassey, now 27, gave as a 16-year-old with a learning disability. Duffin ordered Dassey freed in November, but his release was halted while Wisconsin authorities appealed the decision.

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Man walks free after federal judge tosses murder conviction

Added: 24.06.2017 7:55 | 0 views | 0 comments

NEW ORLEANS (AP) — Set free after 36 years in prison for a murder conviction that took decades to unravel, John Floyd donned a black T-shirt bearing the word "justice" Thursday before leaving the courthouse where a federal judge formally signed off on his release.

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A 2nd mistrial: Jury deadlocks in Ohio cop's murder retrial

Added: 24.06.2017 6:54 | 0 views | 0 comments

CINCINNATI (AP) — A second mistrial was declared Friday in the case of a white University of Cincinnati officer who killed an unarmed black motorist during a traffic stop. It's the latest racially charged police shooting case to show the reluctance of U.S. jurors to convict officers.

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Police officer who killed unarmed black man Sam DuBose cleared of murder

Added: 24.06.2017 5:54 | 0 views | 0 comments

A mistrial has been declared in the case of a white Ohio police officer who was accused of shooting an unarmed black man. A jury was unable to come to a consensus on whether Cincinnati officer Ray Tensing, 27, was guilty of charges of murder and voluntary manslaughter after he shot and killed Sam DuBose, 43. The jury, which is composed of nine white members and three black members, was reportedly about evenly split when Judge Leslie Ghiz declared the mistrial.

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Mexico rejects Trump claim that it is the world's second most violent country

Added: 24.06.2017 3:55 | 0 views | 0 comments

Mexico may have a problem with violence, but its government says it is not the second most violent country in the world, as US President Donald Trump has claimed on Twitter. The Mexican foreign ministry pointed instead to places like Honduras, Venezuela, Belize, Colombia and Brazil as countries with higher murder rates, in a statement released late Thursday. Trump had posted earlier: "Mexico was just ranked the second deadliest country in the world, after only Syria.

Manson follower, longest-serving female inmate, seeks parole

Added: 24.06.2017 2:55 | 0 views | 0 comments

SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) — A parole hearing resumed Thursday for convicted killer Patricia Krenwinkel — a follower of cult leader Charles Manson — after officials investigated whether battered women's syndrome affected her state of mind at the time of the murders nearly five decades ago.

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Prosecutors ask to reinstate Hernandez's murder conviction

Added: 24.06.2017 2:50 | 0 views | 0 comments

Bristol County prosecutors officially asked to reinstate Aaron Hernandez's murder conviction on Friday, arguing in court documents that the former NFL player's suicide should not lead to dismissal of the guilty verdict.

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Oklahoma attorney general charges doctor with 5 counts of murder

Added: 23.06.2017 23:49 | 1 views | 0 comments

The Oklahoma attorney general has charged a 67-year-old doctor with five counts of second-degree murder, accusing her of prescribing excessive amounts of drugs.


Second mistrial declared in killing of black man by ex-Cincinnati cop

Added: 23.06.2017 22:55 | 0 views | 0 comments

For the second time, a mistrial was declared in the murder trial of a white former University of Cincinnati police officer who fatally shot a black motorist during a traffic stop. Officer Ray Tensing shot once, hitting 43-year-old Samuel DuBose in the head after stopping him for a missing front license plate on his car in July 2015, a body camera worn by Tensing showed. A mistrial was declared last November after jurors could not agree on a verdict.

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