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Former Texas prosecutor disbarred for sending innocent man to death row | Reuters

A Texas legal panel voted on Monday to disbar a former prosecutor for sending an innocent man to death row by presenting tainted testimony and making false statements that undermined the defendant’s alibi.The Board of Disciplinary Appeals appointed by the Texas Supreme Court upheld a state licensing board’s decision to disbar Charles Sebesta for his […]

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Former Texas prosecutor disbarred for sending innocent man to death row | Reuters

A Texas legal panel voted on Monday to disbar a former prosecutor for sending an innocent man to death row by presenting tainted testimony and making false statements that undermined the defendant’s alibi.The Board of Disciplinary Appeals appointed by the Texas Supreme Court upheld a state licensing board’s decision to disbar Charles Sebesta for his conduct in convicting Anthony Graves, who spent 18 years in prison on charges of setting a fire that killed six people before being freed.Graves, who spent 12 of those years on death row, had sought to have Sebesta disbarred. 14 more words

'Taking The Economy To Court: B.C. Update'

Now, Canadian courts have enabled the lawyer-driven ‘Aboriginal Industry’ to sue both companies and individuals over land use on ‘traditional territories’ — even before a tribe has proven any connection whatsoever with the land in question, and even if the land had been previously stolen from another tribe. 1,487 more words

Aboriginal Industry

'Taking The Economy To Court: B.C. Update'

Now, Canadian courts have enabled the lawyer-driven ‘Aboriginal Industry’ to sue both companies and individuals over land use on ‘traditional territories’ — even before a tribe has proven any connection whatsoever with the land in question, and even if the land had been previously stolen from another tribe. 1,487 more words

Aboriginal Industry

VERDICT: Michael Wallach GUILTY of attempted murder in police shootout

A Palm Beach County jury on Thursday convicted Michael Wallach of multiple counts of first-degree attempted murder for a June 2012 shootout where he shot at police and a law enforcement helicopter to keep from going back to prison. 190 more words

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FAMILY LAW COURTS

Thousands of men, women and children are destroyed by our private family law court system every day. Decisions are made by supposed “eminent” experts and heartless judges, cold and inept childcare workers who prohibit already broken families the chance of a happy future. 77 more words

The Prince of Cups

As I walk slowly through the hidden landscapes of the inner realms, I have become fascinated by the energy that is triggered by my path-workings. Gradually I am beginning to see events emerging into the manifest world, from the visions that I have seen in other places, and it leads me deeper and deeper into the possibilities that lie within. 1,100 more words

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