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Woman convicted in racially charged shooting in Columbia parking lot

LANCASTER, Pa.–A Lancaster County jury convicted a woman Friday of all counts in a racially-charged shooting last year in Columbia, according to the Lancaster County District Attorney’s office. 151 more words

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Father convicted of abusing 4 of his 5 children

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SINGAPORE – A 35-year-old father was on Thursday (July 21) found guilty of abusing four of his five children over a two year period. 464 more words

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Hong Kong student leader Wong convicted for democracy protests

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HONG KONG: Hong Kong student leader Joshua Wong was found guilty Thursday (Jul 21) of participating in a protest that led to the city’s mass pro-democracy rallies, in a case he has slammed as political persecution. 194 more words

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Former Vanderbilt player faces 15 years at sentencing Friday

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — A former Vanderbilt University football player convicted of raping an unconscious woman with his teammates in 2013 is facing a minimum of 15 years in prison at his sentencing hearing Friday morning. 85 more words

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Harrisburg man convicted of brutal rape of 8 year old girl

DAUPHIN COUNTY, Pa. – A Dauphin County jury returns with a guilty verdict in the trial of Jonathan Robert Tyrrell, 53, of Harrisburg.  Tyrrell was on trial for the brutal rape of an 8 year old child.  114 more words

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The 'R' Word

Let me begin this post by stating the following:

I am a 27-year old American black male. I speak Japanese. I attend a Bible study once a week at a Chinese-based church that, geographically, is out of the way for me. 641 more words

The day I went to the Maximum Security Prison in Muntinlupa.

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What is punishment? To me back then, defining such a word gives me a hard time. But if I could muster my thoughts correctly, I would say that punishment is giving unjust men the just treatment. 1,666 more words

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