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Youth Fighting Adversities

HARARE – An administrator by profession, Kuda Dube, 24, had his dreams shattered in June this year when he was involved in a road accident. 282 more words

Status Quo

Jimmy Dennis

Calling the conviction a “grave miscarriage of justice,” the judge noted that the prosecution, whose case was based “on scant evidence at best” covered up evidence pointing to Dennis’ innocence, including evidence undermining the reliability of the police investigation, and statements pointing the finger at three other men in the murder.

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Jury awards $18 million to estate of man killed in bus crash

DURHAM, N.C. (AP) — A jury has awarded $18 million to the estate of a Chapel Hill man killed in a charter bus crash almost two years ago. 433 more words

Local News

Knox's legal saga could end with her winning millions in compensation

On Friday, Italy’s top court cleared Amanda Knox of any culpability in the 2007 murder of Meredith Kercher — once and for all. During a tearful statement made outside of her family’s home, Knox said, “I’m grateful to have my life back.” However, the legal maneuvering won’t end there. 77 more words

Law And Justice

Amanda Knox murder conviction overturned by Italy high court

ROME (AP) — Italy’s highest court overturned the murder conviction against Amanda Knox and her ex-boyfriend Friday, bringing to a definitive end the high-profile case that captivated people on both sides of the Atlantic. 278 more words

National / World

Amanda Knox 'relieved' after Italy's highest court overturns murder convictions

ROME (CNN) — A tearful Amanda Knox said she is glad to have her life back after an eight-year legal drama that gripped the United States, Britain and Italy. 593 more words


Brazil Athletic Commission Overturn Silva vs. Dober fight to a NO CONTEST

After last weekend’s controversial stoppage decision, by referee, Eduardo Herdy at UFC Fight Night 62 in Rio de Janeiro where Herdy had decided to stop the action whilst Drew Dober was actively fighting his way out of an attempted guillotine choke by Leandro Silva, it has emerged now that the Brazilian Athletic commission have overturned the original decision of a win to Silva and made the fight, rightly so to a NO CONTEST bout. 36 more words