A 28-year-old man who St. Paul police subdued with a Taser in a downtown skyway in January says he filed a complaint Thursday and plans to sue the department. 569 more words
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On Tuesday, former judge Mary Jane Mowat said “rape conviction stats will not improve until women stop getting so drunk” . Surprisingly, for such a clearly intelligent woman, she missed out two key words. 675 more words
In a 33-page opinion, a federal judge in Tallahassee last week dismantled the arguments against same-sex marriage, declaring Florida’s ban unconstitutional.
One of the chief arguments supporting the ban – that the ability to procreate is a fundamental element of marriage – “blinks reality,” he wrote. 241 more words
LOS ANGELES – A 24-year-old woman accused of fatally beating a 65-year-old man at a Metro Blue Line station was charged with murder on Thursday, the Los Angeles County District Attorney’s Office announced. 243 more words
KELOWNA – A Kelowna man has been handed a 15 month jail sentence, one year probation and banned from driving for two years for causing a fatal traffic crash at a Highway 97 intersection. 152 more words