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Trump's Legal Worries Grow as Judge Rejects Effort for President to Review Documents Seized in FBI Raid

April 17, 2018 - 2:00pm

In a potentially major setback for President Trump, a federal judge has rejected efforts from the president to be given first access to documents seized by the FBI last week during raids on the properties of Trump's personal attorney Michael Cohen, who is being investigated for possible bank and wire fraud. Monday's court hearing pitted the president against his own Justice Department. Assistant U.S. Attorney Thomas McKay urged the judge to reject the president's request.

Trial Date Set for Groundbreaking Kids' Climate Lawsuit

April 15, 2018 - 2:00pm

A trial date of Oct. 29 has been set for a landmark climate change lawsuit brought by a group of young Americans despite the Trump administration's efforts to halt the case.
Juliana v. United States was filed in 2015 on behalf of 21 plaintiffs who ranged between 8 to 19 years old at the time. They allege their constitutional and public trust rights are being violated by the government's creation of a national energy system that causes dangerous climate change.

Sentenced to 65 Years for a Cop's Crime

April 13, 2018 - 2:00pm

A'Donte Washington was 16 years old when an unnamed police officer shot him four times, killing him. A grand jury found the killing "justified," and the officer suffered no consequences.
But there is someone who will be spending decades in prison for Washington's murder: his friend Lakeith Smith. This month, Smith was sentenced to 65 years in prison -- 30 years for a felony murder, 15 for burglary and two 10-year sentences for theft.

Marjorie Cohn Says Israeli Leaders Should Be Prosecuted for War Crimes

April 8, 2018 - 12:35am

The Distinguished Jewish Lawyer Marjorie Cohn says In Wake of Gaza Massacre, Israeli Leaders Should Be Prosecuted for War Crimes
http://www.truth-out.org/news/item/44078-in-wake-of-gaza-massacre-israeli-leaders-should-be-prosecuted-for-war-crimes
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Does Anyone Know if There Is an Explanation for the Absence of Obituaries for the Alleged Parkland School Shooting Victims?

April 7, 2018 - 7:22am

Does Anyone Know if There Is an Explanation for the Absence of Obituaries for the Alleged Parkland School Shooting Victims?
https://jamesfetzer.blogspot.com/2018/04/dan-cromer-operation-hoggwash-no-death.html
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