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25 Years To Life For Pair Convicted In Mistaken-Identity Murder In Brooklyn

NEW YORK (CBSNewYork/AP) — Two men have been sentenced to prison terms of 25 years to life, after being convicted in the stabbing death of a man they mistook as a rival gang member in Brooklyn two years ago. 206 more words


I Was Sent To Jail Because I Was Mistaken For Being Part Of A Giant Meth Distribution Ring

You know what they say, when it rains, it pours. Like I just got pulled over a few weeks ago for speeding. And when I gave the traffic cop my license, he ran in it his computer and came back, “Hey buddy, looks like you have a bunch of outstanding parking tickets.” And I just said to him, “Well, when it rains, it pours.” And he said, “Yep,” and then he impounded my car. 1,344 more words

Gitano's Arrest

Gitano’s Arrest

How would you like to be Gitano, and be treated as he has been treated?  In The Mysterious Story of Gitano Cervantes: Vignettes of Life (and Death) under a Broken System of Criminal Justice… 340 more words

Court Appointed Justice

Celebrity (mis)Sightings at the All Star Game

A leisurely stroll over to the Block Party at Butler Square turned out to be a mistake as I was stopped seven times while walking the grounds by celebrity-seeking baseball fans. 192 more words

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Robbie Tolan: Shot By Bellaire Police In Front of His Home [Exclusive Interview]

Robbie Tolan was shot by Bellaire police, who claimed he was a burglar with a stolen car, in front of his home New Years Eve 2008. 46 more words

Madd Hatta Morning Show

The Case of a Mistaken Sexual Identity

This happened not so long ago.

I was on a well-known dating website and decided to flip my profile to look for female platonic friends. I was new back in the area and basically wanted a new drinking buddy who would come out with me and get smashed on the cocktails. 220 more words

A Woman Scorned