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Rauner Appoints 28 To Panel Reviewing Criminal Justice Overhaul

SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (AP) – Gov. Bruce Rauner has named 28 people to a new commission that will look at criminal justice and sentencing changes in Illinois. 127 more words


Probation for Harrisburg man involved in illegal sports gambling

HARRISBURG, PA (WPMT)   Michael Puglisse, 68, of Harrisburg, was sentenced in federal court today to one year probation and ordered to pay a fine of $4,000 for conspiracy to engage in illegal gambling. 84 more words


Local Man Sentenced For His 10th Drunken Driving Conviction

PITTSBURGH (AP) – A Pittsburgh man must spend 3½ to 7 years in prison for his 10th drunken driving conviction and third in the past 10 years. 140 more words


Stuntz’s Presence In Yates

Last week, the Court decided Yates v. United States, the red grouper case, by a 5-4 vote in favor of the defendant. I’ve blogged about  1,092 more words


Western Australia’s New Sentencing Laws May Increase Indigenous Incarceration Rates | VICE | United ...

I haven’t always taken pride in being an Australian. Probably because i was only raised there until i was about 12.

But one thing I’ve come to appreciate is the more humane justice system. 14 more words

Police Brutality

Protect Our Kids Against Paedophiles. No Excuses!

Last week, the Sydney Morning Herald reported on the beginning of sentencing for former Bega Cheese CEO Maurice van Ryn, who pleaded guilty to a dozen child sex offences. 1,253 more words


Woman who performed buttock injections 'preyed' on victims, Crown says

TORONTO – A woman who injected industrial silicone oil into the buttocks of women as an illegal cosmetic procedure preyed on the vulnerable for profit and deserves a stiff prison term, the prosecution said Friday. 457 more words