Category Archives: Legal System

Mugabe revives Gaddafi’s United States of Africa dream | World news | The Guardian

Zimbabwean president claims a continental bloc united under one figurehead is needed to move Africa into global superleague

Source: Mugabe revives Gaddafi’s United States of Africa dream | World news | The Guardian

Joseph Sledge, imprisoned for 37 years, exonerated by three-judge panel – Local News – Fayetteville Observer

WHITEVILLE – Joseph Sledge Jr. walked out of the Columbus County Detention Center early Friday afternoon, for the first time in over 37 years a free man.

Source: Joseph Sledge, imprisoned for 37 years, exonerated by three-judge panel – Local News – Fayetteville Observer

America’s Dirtiest Cops: Cash, Cocaine, Corruption on the Texas Border | Rolling Stone

How the Panama Unit, an elite anti-narcotics task force, became the most brazen drug thieves on the Texas border.

Source: America’s Dirtiest Cops: Cash, Cocaine, Corruption on the Texas Border | Rolling Stone

Critics Say New Evidence Linking North Korea to the Sony Hack Is Still Flimsy | WIRED

If the FBI’s revelations on Wednesday about the sloppiness of North Korea’s hackers was meant to silence critics who doubt the government’s attribution for what happened to Sony, it failed. Despite assertions from FBI Director James Comey that he has very high confidence in the attribution to North Korea and a statement by Director of…

Source: Critics Say New Evidence Linking North Korea to the Sony Hack Is Still Flimsy | WIRED

Black People’s Grand Jury Indicts Cop for First Degree Murder of Michael Brown | Global Research

A Black People’s Grand Jury in St. Louis, Missouri, this weekend delivered a “true bill of indictment” for first degree murder against former Ferguson police officer Darren Wilson in the death of B…

Source: Black People’s Grand Jury Indicts Cop for First Degree Murder of Michael Brown | Global Research

Prosecutors recommend charges against David Petraeus over leaks | MSNBC

Prosecutors handling the case of the former CIA director recommended charges be filed against him for allegedly mishandling classified information.

Source: Prosecutors recommend charges against David Petraeus over leaks | MSNBC

NYPD Work Slowdown Is Being Celebrated by New Yorkers of Color | The New Republic

For us, it's a vacation from fear, surveillance, and punishment.

Source: NYPD Work Slowdown Is Being Celebrated by New Yorkers of Color | The New Republic

Debt Buyer Faces Fine and Loss of Thousands of Court Judgments – NYTimes.com

A company that buys consumer debt is expected to vacate 4,500 court judgments over concerns that its debt collection lawsuits were riddled with errors and fabrications.

Source: Debt Buyer Faces Fine and Loss of Thousands of Court Judgments – NYTimes.com