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'American Taliban' John Walker Lindh Released After 17 Years in Federal Prison

(TERRE HAUTE, Ind.) — The California man who became known as the “American Taliban” after his capture on an Afghanistan battlefield in late 2001 has been released from prison. 104 more words

Michael Avenatti Has Been Charged With Defrauding Porn Star Client Stormy Daniels

(NEW YORK) — Attorney Michael Avenatti has been charged with ripping off porn star Stormy Daniels, the client who made him famous.

The allegations against Avenatti were revealed in charges filed Wednesday in New York. 95 more words

May 22, 2019

The Bernalillo County District Attorney’s Office is launching new technology aiming to lower the amount of time victims wait to hear from prosecutors. Click here for full story.

(From Wednesday, May 22, 2019)


Mississippi abortion law ‘smacks of defiance,’ US judge says

JACKSON, Miss. — A federal judge indicated Tuesday that he is likely to block a Mississippi law that will ban most abortions once a fetal heartbeat can be detected. 758 more words


VIDEO: North Texas Man's 'Wild Ride' While On Ambien Results In 2 Years Probation For DWI

FORT WORTH (CBSDFW.COM) – A Tarrant County jury found a Lake Worth, Texas man guilty of DWI for operating a vehicle while under the influence of high levels of the pharmaceutical Zolpidem, commonly known as Ambien. 241 more words


NYPD Officer Testifies That He Inflated Charge Against Eric Garner After Chokehold Death

(NEW YORK) — After Eric Garner died during a confrontation with New York City police in 2014, one officer involved in the struggle says he wrote up paperwork exaggerating the seriousness of the dead man’s suspected crime. 92 more words

Prosecutors: Texas Man Smuggled Immigrants Into The US In Furniture

CORPUS CHRISTI (CBSDFW.COM/AP) — In all, 6 people were found in a plastic-wrapped dresser and sofa, now a Texas man is going to prison for human trafficking. 143 more words