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Teacher executed for raping 26 students

A Chinese elementary teacher have been executed after the The intermediate People’s Court in the impoverished western province of Gansu in China found him guilty of molesting or raping 26 students, some as young as 4 year old. 72 more words


Florida court: Counties Can Decide Whether To Have Slots

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) — Slot machines could be coming to several Florida dog and horse tracks if a far-reaching court ruling holds.

A Florida appeals court Friday ordered state regulators to award a license for slot machines to a north Florida facility located west of the state Capitol. 106 more words


'Suge' Knight seeks to dismiss murder case, hires Jackson lawyer

LOS ANGELES (AP) — A judge on Friday delayed the murder trial of Marion “Suge” Knight after the former rap music mogul hired the attorney who successfully defended Michael Jackson against child molestation charges. 313 more words


High Court Overturns $500K Award In Priest Abuse Case

LAS VEGAS (AP) — The Nevada Supreme Court has overturned a $500,000 jury award to a man who alleged that he was groped in 1984 as a 13-year-old by a Catholic priest who had a history of sexual abuse in Wisconsin before being sent to Las Vegas. 103 more words


Dog soothes child as she testifies in B.C. court

VANCOUVER – A police dog has helped a 10-year-old girl endure the pain of testifying about an alleged sexual assault, and in doing so has become the first canine to assist a child during a trial in British Columbia. 443 more words


Health or Jobs?

A recent news report about the reaction of some officials in Alabama to the EPA’s new standards for carbon emissions from coal-fired power plants [ 241 more words


jameswcushing reblogged this on judicialsupport and commented:

Ken Kastle is a parishioner with me at our church St. John the Evangelist Anglican Church in Abington, PA. He writes a blog called “Looking at Things Through My Eyes.” Mr. Kastle has had a long career in education and often views his politics as I do, so I often find his blog posts compelling. Below is one of the posts to his blog, enjoy!

Victory for the whistleblower and the justice system

After a year-long courtroom battle justice has finally been served: the show trial conducted against the whistleblower was completely unlawful – declares court verdict. 489 more words