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Ex-mayor's corruption conviction, sentence upheld

HAMILTON TOWNSHIP, N.J. — A federal appellate court has upheld the corruption conviction of the former mayor of New Jersey's largest suburb and the prison sentence he received.The ruling made by the 3rd Circuit Court of Appeals in Philadelphia was made ... [Published South Carolina Enquirer-Herald - 17 mins ago]
First reported 14 hours ago - Updated 53 mins ago - 4 reports

Anwar’s withdrew due to sodomy conviction

PETALING JAYA: Opposition leader Datuk Seri Anwar Ibrahim's (pix) reason for not contesting the party president's post was due to the sodomy conviction by the Court of Appeal on March 7.However, he will still remain as the Parti Keadilan Rakyat's (PKR) ... [Published The Sun Daily - 6 hours ago]
First reported 23 hours ago - Updated 1 hour ago - 2 reports

Two more arrested in Easter shooting death

Joseph Franklin NorrisMCDONOUGH — Henry County police have arrested a woman and two others in what they are calling a set-up that ended the life of her live-in boyfriend, shot during an attempted armed robbery Easter Sunday.Sgt. Joey Smith said warrants ... [Published Henry Herald - 1 hour ago]
First reported Apr 22 2014 - Updated 2 hours ago - 6 reports

Appeals Court Questions Hedge Fund Managers’ Conviction

A federal appeals panel yesterday expressed skepticism about the legal theory under which two former hedge fund managers were convicted of insider-trading.Lawyers for Anthony Chiasson and Todd Newman argued that the trial judge in the case erred when ... [Published FINalternatives - 2 hours ago]
First reported 10 hours ago - Updated 9 hours ago - 3 reports

PTI - HC-SENTENCE(LGB1) - HC upholds conviction and life term of youth for double murder

HC-SENTENCE(LGB1) - HC upholds conviction and life term of youth for double murderContributed by NAMPA / PTI.Mumbai, Apr 23 (PTI) The Bombay High Court has upheld the conviction and life sentence awarded to a 21-year-old youth for murdering his stepmother ... [Published Namibia Press Agency - 9 hours ago]
First reported Apr 22 2014 - Updated 18 hours ago - 3 reports

Alexei Navalny's conviction in Russia a chilling message

Moscow --A Moscow judge on Tuesday left open the possibility of jailing President Vladimir Putin 's main critic for years, a sign of Putin's increasingly hard-line rule against opponents.Russian opposition leader Alexei Navalny was fined $8,400 on Tuesday ... [Published San Francisco Chronicle - 18 hours ago]
First reported Apr 22 2014 - Updated 23 hours ago - 4 reports

Russian court convicts anti-corruption blogger Alexei Navalny of libel over a tweet

Russian opposition leader Alexei Navalny visits an art exhibition in the northern provincial city of Kirov on Oct. 16, 2013. (VASILY MAXIMOV/AFP/Getty ... ... [Published Big News Network - 23 hours ago]
First reported Apr 22 2014 - Updated Apr 22 2014 - 3 reports

AG: Bed Bath & Beyond to pay $125k, change hiring practices

Bed Bath & Beyond will pay $125,000 and modify its hiring practices after the state found the corporation discriminated against people with criminal records when hiring, state Attorney General Eric Schneiderman announced Tuesday.Schneiderman’s office ... [Published Rochester Democrat and Chronicle - Apr 22 2014]
First reported Apr 21 2014 - Updated Apr 22 2014 - 2 reports

Conviction overturned despite guilty plea

A woman who pleaded guilty to driving an uninsured motorcycle has had her conviction overturned by the Supreme Court after she discovered that, in fact, she was insured. Jennifer Stovell pleaded guilty in Magistrates Court last July to driving a vehicle ... [Published Royal Gazette - Apr 22 2014]
First reported Apr 21 2014 - Updated Apr 21 2014 - 6 reports

Insider Convictions Seen Too Easy in Appeal by Fund Managers

(Updates with Steinberg conviction imperiled in seventh paragraph.)April 21 (Bloomberg) -- What looks like insider trading to one federal judge might not rise to the level of a crime to another. Or, in the case of two hedge fund managers fighting their ... [Published Washington Post - Apr 21 2014]
First reported Apr 21 2014 - Updated Apr 21 2014 - 3 reports

Court upholds conviction sentence of police sergeants

: The High Court here today dismissed the appeal by two police sergeants to overturn their conviction for assaulting two detainees six years ago. Judge Amelia Tee Hong Geok Abdullah also upheld the ... ... [Published Big News Network - Apr 21 2014]
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First reported Apr 21 2014 - Updated Apr 21 2014 - 4 reports

I have not politicised Rajiv Gandhi's convicts' release issue: M Karunanidhi

DMK chief M Karunanidhi RNA Research & ArchivesDMK President M Karunanidhi today asserted he has not politicised the issue of release of seven convicts in the Rajiv Gandhi assassination case but insisted that his poser to the Chief Justice of India was ... [Published DNA India - Apr 21 2014]

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