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By Tammy Bruce
Team Obama's bizarre behavior helps Gitmo terrorists foil justice
Topic - Law_Crime
Imagine you are a 16-year-old student and your aunt, who is helping write an amicus brief on an important case before the Michigan Supreme Court, discusses with you what is at stake in the matter. You become passionate about the issue and repercussions of the decision. What do you do?
Gov. Jerry Brown has been quietly visiting California counties since the start of the year to see how they are faring under his 3-year-old realignment law that dramatically altered the state's criminal justice system by increasing the burden on local governments.
In a dark hallway on the University of Colorado campus, Boulder Police Detective Jack Gardner described the circumstances of a homicide to a group of students.
Authorities say a faulty pool light appears to be the cause of a 7-year-old boy being killed at his South Florida home.
A 44-year-old Beckley man who pocketed cash payments rightly intended for his employer has been sentenced to two years in prison and ordered to pay restitution.
Singer Chris Brown's trial on an assault charge in Washington could start as soon as Friday.
Two of three men who police say were involved in a burglary that led to the fatal shooting of a Portland police dog and the wounding of the dog's handler have been booked into jail.
A public defender in West Virginia says a northern Virginia man sought for questioning in three slayings is being held illegally.
Don Arias stormed out of the meeting with the defense lawyers at this U.S. Navy base after less than 15 minutes. He was soon followed by three others who also lost family members in the 9/11 terror attack.
Authorities have arrested a 30-year-old Oklahoma City man because they allege that he was plotting to have someone killed.
A federal judge has refused to throw out a Richmond woman's 14-year prison sentence for helping illegal aliens obtain driver's licenses and other identification.
A Harrisonburg man who sold a deadly dose of heroin has been sentenced to 20 years in prison.
Police in Puyallup, Wash., say a car dealership employee who was crossing a street in a crosswalk was struck and killed by a car that also jumped a curb and struck several vehicles in the dealership's parking lot.
The state Commission on Judicial Nomination has requested recommendations and applications for New York's highest court, which has two upcoming vacancies.
A Hialeah woman has been charged with 53 counts of animal cruelty.