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Feb 11, 2014 No Comments ›› Infidel Alie

Excerpted from YAHOO NEWS: Americans today are too sensitive about race, Supreme Court Justice Clarence Thomas told a gathering of college students in Florida on Tuesday. Speaking at Palm Beach Atlantic University in West Palm Beach, Fla., Thomas, the second black justice to serve on the court, lamented what he considers a society that is more ...

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Feb 11, 2014 No Comments ›› Infidel Alie

EL PASO, Texas – The ongoing trial of a man accused of killing three U.S. Consulate workers and family members in Juarez is revealing the shocking depravity of one of Mexico’s most violent gangs, including the charge that it had a daily murder quota calibrated to instill fear in police and the public. Jesus Ernesto ...

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Feb 10, 2014 No Comments ›› Infidel Alie

TUCSON – A man convicted in the shooting death of a federal Border Patrol agent during a firefight that revealed the government's botched gun-smuggling investigation known as Operation Fast and Furious was sentenced Monday to 30 years in prison. Manuel Osorio-Arellanes, who is from El Fuerte in the Mexican state of Sinaloa, is the only ...

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Feb 7, 2014 No Comments ›› Infidel Alie

Excerpted from POLITICO: A State Department contractor charged with leaking top-secret information about North Korea to Fox News entered a guilty plea Friday and agreed to serve a 13-month prison term. During an 80-minute hearing at U.S. District Court, Stephen Kim pled guilty to a single felony count of disclosing national defense information to an unauthorized ...

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Feb 6, 2014 No Comments ›› Infidel Alie

Excerpted from FOX NEWS: The Philadelphia district attorney is speaking out against President Obama's nominee for a top Justice Department post, saying his link to the case of a convicted cop killer "sends a message of contempt" to police -- as the widow of the fallen officer is apparently denied the chance to testify. Maureen ...

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Feb 6, 2014 No Comments ›› Infidel Alie

Excerpted from THE HILL: A feud between President Obama and black lawmakers over racial diversity among judges escalated Wednesday. Valerie Jarrett, the president’s closest adviser, met with Congressional Black Caucus (CBC) members and refused to back down over controversial nominees despite a growing storm of criticism. Many CBC members say Obama hasn’t fought hard enough to fill ...

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Feb 6, 2014 No Comments ›› Infidel Alie

Excerpted from Hillicon Valley: Twitter says it is prepared to sue the Obama administration for the right to disclose more details about government surveillance requests. In a blog post on Thursday, the head of global legal policy for the micro-blogging website said a recent agreement between tech groups and the Justice Department did not go far ...

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Feb 4, 2014 No Comments ›› Jack Flash

Excerpted from LaCrosse Tribune: Two tea party protesters have sued the town of Campbell in federal court challenging an ordinance that prohibits signs on a pedestrian bridge across Interstate 90. The suit, filed in U.S. District Court on behalf of Greg Luce and Nicholas Newman, names the town as well as police Chief Tim Kelemen and ...

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Feb 4, 2014 No Comments ›› Infidel Alie

HONOLULU — U.S. Supreme Court Justice Antonin Scalia told law students at the University of Hawaii on Monday that the nation’s highest court was wrong to uphold the internment of Japanese-Americans during World War II, but he wouldn’t be surprised if the court issued a similar ruling during a future conflict. Scalia was responding to a ...

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Feb 3, 2014 No Comments ›› Infidel Alie

JACKSONVILLE, Fla., (Reuters) - A Florida murder trial, stemming from an argument over loud music at a gas station that ended in the shooting death of an unarmed black teenager, opens on Monday, reviving a debate over the state's gun control and self-defense laws. Michael Dunn, 47, faces first-degree murder charges in the death of 17-year-old ...

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Feb 1, 2014 No Comments ›› Jack Flash

A supporter of the head of Egypt's military, Abdel-Fattah el-Sissi, left, wearing a t-shirt with his image, scuffles with a Muslim Brotherhood lawyer, Ahmed Kamel, after she struck him outside a courtroom in Cairo. Egypt's toppled President Mohammed Morsi stands inside a glass-encased metal cage in a courtroom in Cairo CAIRO (AP) — A lawyer for Egypt's ...

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Jan 31, 2014 No Comments ›› Spit Stixx

Excerpted from The Daily Mail: Amanda Knox's ex-boyfriend Raffaele Sollecito has been stopped near the border between Italy and Slovenia, according to Italian media reports. A day after he and Knox were again found guilty of the murder of British student Meredith Kercher, it is believed he has tried to flee the country. Following the result of ...

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Jan 30, 2014 No Comments ›› Infidel Alie

Florence, Italy (CNN) -- An Italian appeals court convicted former exchange student Amanda Knox and her ex-boyfriend Raffaele Sollecito on murder charges Thursday night. Prosecutors said the couple had killed Meredith Kercher in November 2007. They were convicted two years later of murder, but those charges were overturned on appeal in 2011. A judge said Thursday that ...

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Jan 30, 2014 No Comments ›› Infidel Alie

AP - Federal prosecutors said Thursday they will seek the death penalty against Dzhokhar Tsarnaev in the Boston Marathon bombing. The final decision was made by Attorney General Eric Holder and was announced Thursday. The twin blasts in April killed three people and wounded more than 260 in one of the most prominent terrorist attacks ...

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Jan 29, 2014 No Comments ›› Infidel Alie

Cairo - Egypt's chief prosecutor has referred 20 journalists from Al-Jazeera - including one Australian presumed to be reporter Peter Greste - to stand trial on charges of allegedly joining or assisting a terrorist group and spreading false news that endangers national security. Mr Greste, along with his colleagues and the Al-Jazeera network, have repeatedly denied ...

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Jan 28, 2014 No Comments ›› Infidel Alie

Excerpted from YAHOO NEWS: In a brief to be filed with the U.S. Supreme Court on Tuesday, 19 Democratic senators are siding with the Obama administration against evangelical Christian businessmen who argue that paying for their employees’ birth control, a requirement under Obamacare, violates their company’s religious freedom. The senators—five of them women—argue in their “friend ...

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Jan 27, 2014 No Comments ›› Infidel Alie

TAMPA — A federal judge Monday afternoon sentenced John Andrew Welden, the man accused of giving a former romantic partner a drug to cause a miscarriage, to 13 years and eight months in prison. "I don't think Mr. Welden is an evil person, but he committed an evil act and for that he's going to ...

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Jan 27, 2014 No Comments ›› Infidel Alie

Excerpted from HOLLYWOOD REPORTER: Quentin Tarantino has filed a copyright lawsuit against Gawker Media for allegedly facilitating the dissemination of copies of his unproduced script, The Hateful Eight. Last week, the famous director was outraged after details about the Western circulated. He was so irate that he told the media that he wouldn't be making the ...

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Jan 27, 2014 No Comments ›› Infidel Alie

Excerpted from WND: A racially charged shooting incident in North Carolina with eerie parallels to the Trayvon Martin drama has ended in the same way – with a jury refusing to hand state authorities the politically pressured charges they sought against the shooter. In a decision angering the NAACP and other civil-rights activists clamoring for “justice,” ...

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Jan 24, 2014 No Comments ›› Infidel Alie

Excerpted from POLITICO: Unidentified hackers took aim at the federal court system Friday, blocking access to its public website while preventing lawyers and litigants from filing legal documents online. The incident affected uscourts.gov, the federal court’s public hub, as well as most if not all federal court sites — not to mention the federal court system’s ...

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Jan 24, 2014 No Comments ›› Infidel Alie

Related: Anti-Obama Filmmaker Dinesh D'Souza Indicted For Arranging Illegal Campaign Donations To Wendy Long Excerpted from HOLLYWOOD REPORTER: The filmmaker behind "2016: Obama's America" was arraigned in New York on charges he violated campaign finance laws in 2012. Dinesh D’Souza pleaded "not guilty" Friday in New York where he was arraigned on federal charges that he violated ...

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Jan 24, 2014 No Comments ›› Infidel Alie

(CNN) -- Some religious affiliated non-profits will remain temporarily exempt from requirements in the Affordable Care Act, or Obamacare, to cover birth control and other reproductive health coverage they oppose for religious reasons. That is the result of a Supreme Court decision on Friday that extended an injunction for a Catholic charity run by nuns, the ...

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Jan 22, 2014 No Comments ›› Infidel Alie

Related: Kerry Trying To Halt Execution Of Mexican Invader Who Shot Texas Cop 3 Times In Back Of Head HUNTSVILLE, Texas (AP) — The U.S. Supreme Court has rejected appeals for Mexican national Edgar Tamayo, clearing the way for the Texas death row inmate's execution for the slaying of a Houston police officer 20 years ...

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Jan 21, 2014 No Comments ›› Infidel Alie

LOS ANGELES (CN) - L.A. sheriff's deputies Tasered a young black man's genitals until he could "smell his flesh burning" after fining his father, who has nerve damage in one hand, $1,000 for dropping a cigarette on the street outside their home, the son claims in court. Daniel Johnson, 26, claims ...

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Jan 21, 2014 No Comments ›› Infidel Alie

Excerpted from Briefing Room: The American Civil Liberties Union is suing Utah in an attempt to force the state to recognize the more than 1,000 same-sex marriages performed during a brief window earlier this year. The complaint filed Tuesday on behalf of four same-sex couples seeks legal recognition of the marriages performed during a 17-day ...

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