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Jaya appeal: Justice Ghose to hear appeal after 10 weeks

The appeal in disproportionate assets case relating to Tamil Nadu Chief Minister will come up for hearing in the Supreme Court next in the month of October. 17 more words


UK terrorism case ends in acquittal - no one allowed to say why

Ian Cobain

Ian Cobain, a reporter with The Guardian, is one of very few people who know why a student arrested by armed British police officers in 2013 was finally acquitted this year of terrorism charges.

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Colorado coppers charge mom for burning a Confederate flag

It was an hour before midnight on July 22 when a cop knocked on the door of local Black Lives Matter activist Patricia Cameron. She was asleep at home with her 8-year-old son.

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The crooks who would cause the financial crisis again - for the sake of ideology

Phil Gramm, the ideological creep-in-chiefDouglas Graham/Roll Call

Many elected or appointed officials have a specific belief system that they act upon in the implementation of policies.

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Jammin’ with Mammon.
Hyped to the max.
Finding those loopholes
Paying no tax.
Slammin’ for Mammon.
Foreclosing on life.
You died too soon?
We’ll tax your wife. 93 more words


GOP Masters of Sophistry

I make no case for Hillary other than she’s a decent alternative to the cowards, ideologues and bigots staffing and leading today’s Republican Party. That description of that political entity isn’t especially radical. 118 more words


Senate Democratic Leader Hoping Cuomo Will Call Special Session for Ethics Reform

Speaking days after the the convictions of upstate Republican State Senator Thomas Libous and Brooklyn Democratic State Senator John Sampson in separate corruption cases, Democratic Minority Leader Andrea Stewart-Cousins said she hoped Gov. 435 more words