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Apr 11, 2011 11 Comments ›› Pat Dollard

Washington Post: A federal appeals court on Monday upheld a lower court decision that blocked the most contested provisions of Arizona’s immigration law from taking effect. A three-judge panel of the U.S. Court of Appeals for the 9th Circuit ruled that a federal judge did not abuse her discretion in blocking provisions of the law that would, ...

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Apr 6, 2011 Comments Off Pat Dollard

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Apr 5, 2011 1 Comment ›› Pat Dollard

MADISON, Wis. (AP)-- The race between a conservative-leaning Wisconsin Supreme Court justice and a little-known challenger fueled by a wave of anger over the state's divisive new union rights law was too close to call early Wednesday morning. Unofficial returns from Tuesday's election showed Justice David Prosser and his opponent, JoAnne Kloppenburg, were separated by fewer ...

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Apr 5, 2011 1 Comment ›› Pat Dollard

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Apr 4, 2011 9 Comments ›› Pat Dollard

Fox News: Congress tied the Obama administration's hands in trying the alleged mastermind of the Sept. 11, 2001, terror attacks and his accomplices, Attorney General Eric Holder said Monday, announcing that he was left without a choice and has referred the cases to the Defense Department for trial. In stark language, Holder lambasted Congress for imposing ...

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Mar 31, 2011 1 Comment ›› Pat Dollard

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Jan 3, 2011 15 Comments ›› Pat Dollard

PHOENIX (AP) - A homicide case that drew attention to so-called honor killings moves into the trial phase this month for an Iraqi immigrant accused of killing his daughter because he believed she was too Westernized. Faleh Hassan Almaleki, 50, faces life in prison if convicted. In October 2009, he slammed his Jeep into Noor Almaleki, ...

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Dec 29, 2010 Comments Off Pat Dollard

(CNN) -- Detroit, Michigan, computer technician Leon Walker faces a jury trial in February for allegedly hacking into his then-wife's e-mail account. "She'd asked me to read her e-mails before," Walker said in an interview this week. "She gave me the password before. She didn't hide it." Walker says the e-mails revealed that Clara Walker, who has ...

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Dec 21, 2010 8 Comments ›› Pat Dollard

Fox News: A man given seven years in prison after being found with two guns he purchased legally in Colorado has had his sentence commuted, New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie announced Monday. The case of Brian Aitken, 27, had become a cause célèbre among gun-rights advocates. On Jan. 2, 2009, Aitken, an entrepreneur and media consultant with ...

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Dec 20, 2010 2 Comments ›› Pat Dollard

WASHINGTON (AP) — After a monthslong blockade, Senate Republicans have agreed to let at least 19 of President Obama's noncontroversial judicial nominees win confirmation in the waning days of the congressional session in exchange for a commitment by Democrats not to seek votes on four others, according to officials familiar with the deal. Among the four ...

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Dec 20, 2010 Comments Off Pat Dollard

From Big Government: The mainstream media has treated accusations of large-scale fraud in the Pigford settlement with overt skepticism and a distinct lack of journalistic curiosity. The press has blindly repeated the Obama Administration’s claim that there are only a handful of fraud cases among the twenty thousand or so paid Pigford claims. Worse, the ...

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Dec 19, 2010 Comments Off Pat Dollard

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Dec 19, 2010 12 Comments ›› Pat Dollard

"Not only had it been the world's worst screw, it had also been violent." - Woman raped by Julian Assange

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Dec 17, 2010 3 Comments ›› Pat Dollard

WASHINGTON (AP) —The CIA has pulled its top spy out of Pakistan after threats were made against his life, current and former U.S. officials said, an unusual move for the U.S. and a complication on the front lines of the fight against al-Qaida. The CIA station chief was in transit Thursday after a Pakistani lawsuit earlier ...

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Dec 16, 2010 21 Comments ›› Pat Dollard

FORT MEADE, Md. (AP) — An Army doctor who disobeyed orders to deploy to Afghanistan because he questioned President Barack Obama's eligibility to be commander in chief was sentenced by a jury Thursday to six months in a military prison and dismissal from the Army. The military jury spent nearly five hours deliberating punishment for Lt. ...

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Dec 16, 2010 1 Comment ›› Pat Dollard

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Dec 16, 2010 1 Comment ›› Pat Dollard

A London judge rules that WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange can remain free while fighting extradition to Sweden on sex-crimes allegations, which Assange says are politically motivated. After posting $312,000 bail, Assange will surrender his passport, wear an electronic tag, be under curfew and report to police daily. Los Angeles Times: Reporting from London — After nine days in ...

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Dec 16, 2010 2 Comments ›› Pat Dollard

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Dec 16, 2010 Comments Off Pat Dollard

Phoenix (AP) - A federal judge in Phoenix has dismissed another challenge to Arizona's new immigration law. U.S. District Judge Susan Bolton on Wednesday granted the state's motion to dismiss the lawsuit filed in July by the League of United Latin American Citizens. The league sued over training materials distributed to Arizona law enforcement meant to guide ...

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Dec 13, 2010 Comments Off Pat Dollard

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Dec 12, 2010 Comments Off Pat Dollard

Kill 'em classically with this classic All-American warrior's t-shirt.

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Dec 3, 2010 1 Comment ›› Pat Dollard

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Nov 26, 2010 13 Comments ›› Pat Dollard

New York Times: WASHINGTON — As the Obama administration presses ahead with the health care law, officials are bracing for the possibility that a federal judge in Virginia will soon reject its central provision as unconstitutional and, in the worst case for the White House, halt its enforcement until higher courts can rule. The judge, Henry ...

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Nov 25, 2010 Comments Off Pat Dollard

Fox News: With Tom DeLay vowing to fight his conviction Wednesday on conspiracy and money laundering charges, a broad array of lawyers, professional political operatives, and analysts has begun assessing the grounds that DeLay might have for an appeal and, too, the implications the verdict could raise for political fundraising operations across the country. A jury of ...

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Nov 24, 2010 12 Comments ›› Pat Dollard

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