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  • "Jail Time!" Trump Slams Snoop Dogg Assassination Video, Mocks MSNBC's Tax Leak

    03/15/2017 6:34:39 AM PDT · by Enlightened1 · 15 replies
    Zero Hedge ^ | 03/15/17 | Tyler Durden
    After a several day self-imposed silence, Trump took to Twitter on Tuesday morning, slamming both Snoop Dogg's recent controversial music clip and last night's MSNBC leak of his 2005 tax return.   Two days after rapper Snoop Dogg released a music video in which he shoots a "f--king clown" dressed as Trump with a toy gun, an angry Trump tweeted  "Can you imagine what the outcry would be if @SnoopDogg, failing career and all, had aimed and fired the gun at President Obama? Jail time!"   As the Wrap reported yesterday, a representative for the U.S. Secret Service said that...
  • Ex-Swimmer Expected Out of Jail 3 Months Early in Stanford Rape Case

    06/09/2016 1:05:35 PM PDT · by nickcarraway · 81 replies
    Brock Turner was convicted of attacking the woman he met at a fraternity party in January 2015A former Stanford University swimmer whose six-month sentence for sexually assaulting an unconscious woman ignited widespread outrage will leave jail three months early. Online inmate records show 20-year-old Brock Turner is expected to be released from the Santa Clara County jail on Sept. 2. He was booked June 2. County jail inmates serve 50 percent of their sentences if they keep a clean disciplinary record. Calls to the county Department of Correction weren't immediately returned Thursday. Turner was convicted of attacking the woman he...
  • Protesters unveil demands for stricter US policing laws as political reach grows (#blm)

    08/22/2015 7:10:59 AM PDT · by rktman · 7 replies
    theguardian.com ^ | 8/21/2015 | Jon Swaine, Lauren Gambino
    Leaders of influential civil rights movement release most comprehensive set of policy proposals yet calling for federal and state laws to combat police killings.
  • Hillary wears prison jump suit during questioning by Ed Henry over Email server. (Video)

    Watch this video of the exchange between Ed Henry and Hillary. She looks like she is wearing a prison jump suit. Wonder if her subconscious influenced her choice of clothing? CLICK HERE
  • Oregon woman persuades judge to give her more jail time

    12/17/2014 4:15:20 PM PST · by presidio9 · 24 replies
    NEW YORK DAILY NEWS / ^ | Wednesday, December 17, 2014 | Rachelle Blidner /
    An Oregon woman who called in fake bomb threats to elementary schools asked for a higher prison sentence so she could take advantage of programs behind bars Tuesday. Jenelle Robyn Pinkston, 47, persuaded a Eugene judge to tack an extra year onto the two-year sentence prosecutors had recommended, according to the Register-Guard. She said she wanted more time for treatment in prison medical and mental health programs. "My biggest concern is that I get better," she said, referring to her post-traumatic stress disorder from childhood incidents. U.S. District Judge Ann Aiken complied with Pinkston's request, calling her "unheard of" demand...
  • Elderly man, 90, and two clergymen face jail time for feeding the homeless

    11/04/2014 11:49:37 AM PST · by SeekAndFind · 90 replies
    New York Daily News ^ | 11/4/2014 | BY MARC WEINREICH
    A senior citizen and a couple of clergymen in Florida face up to two months in jail for feeding the homeless. A group of volunteers with the non-profit charity Love Thy Neighbor in Broward County face up to a $500 fine and 60 days in jail because they were feeding the homeless last Sunday in Fort Lauderdale, the New Times reports. World War II veteran Arnold Abbott, founder of the interfaith organization, and members of a local church were confronted by Fort Lauderdale police officers because they had reportedly been in violation of the new laws against food sharing ...
  • Lawmakers lawyers suggest fines, jail time for Eric Holder for contempt

    10/03/2014 9:38:50 AM PDT · by jazusamo · 26 replies
    The Washington Times ^ | October 3, 2014 | Cheryl K. Chumley
    Attorney General Eric Holder should be held in contempt of court for refusing to release Fast and Furious documents in line with a judges order and even given jail time if necessary, lawmakers said. Members of the House Oversight and Government Reform Committee requested U.S. District Court Judge Amy Berman Jackson to fine Mr. Holder if he doesnt comply with her own order issued back in August the one where she said he couldnt claim executive privilege to keep private certain documents related to the federal gun-running program, Operation Fast and Furious, Politico reported. Mr. Holder was supposed...
  • The Democrats Precedent for Jailing Lois Lerner

    05/08/2014 2:17:13 PM PDT · by QT3.14 · 14 replies
    Powerline ^ | May 8, 2014 | Steven Hayward
    I consider Ken Starrs finest achievement was getting so many Democrats on board to abolish the independent counsel, an unaccountable and therefore unconstitutional office that the Supreme Court mistakenly upheld way back in the 1980s in Morrison v. Olson. Starrs genius was in revealing to Democrats that independent counsel investigations could target and harass Democratic presidents just as much as Republicans. And that was no fun. Likewise Im enjoying the Democrats sputtering now against Darrell Issas determination to hold Lois Lerner accountable for her clearly political targeting of conservative groups while she was at the IRS, because as with the...
  • Pregnant mom in dead baby case gets to leave jail

    09/23/2013 4:17:23 PM PDT · by ConservativeStatement · 9 replies
    South Florida Sun-Sentinel ^ | September 23, 2013 | Rafael Olmeda,
    The mother of a baby whose body was found buried in their Hallandale Beach backyard in January was cleared for release from a Broward jail Monday, days away from the imminent birth of her fourth child. Brittney Sierra, 22, who is nine months pregnant, had her $100,000 bail eliminated after prosecutors announced they were downgrading charges against her stemming from the July 2011 disappearance of her 5-month-old son, Dontrell Melvin, whose buried remains were discovered in the backyard of the home where he lived with his parents.
  • Man caught on video making fun of girl with cerebral palsy sentenced to jail

    11/29/2012 4:21:09 AM PST · by Morgana · 68 replies
    RTV6 ^ | 11.29.2012 | RTV6
    CANTON, Ohio - A northeast Ohio man caught on video apparently making fun of a young girl with cerebral palsy has been sentenced to a month in jail. William Bailey, 43, was sentenced to the maximum sentence after pleading no contest Tuesday to reduced misdemeanor charges of disorderly conduct and aggravated menacing, court officials said. Bailey was caught on cellphone video at a school bus stop making fun of how the 10-year-old disabled girl walks. The video was then widely disseminated on the Internet and local TV news, the (Canton) Repository reported
  • Michelle Obama's Hospital Colleague Who Offered Rev.Wright Bribe Gets HHS Grant

    05/15/2012 6:12:21 AM PDT · by opentalk · 8 replies
    The Lid ^ | May 14, 2012 | The Lid
    Before she became first Lady Michelle Obama was had a $317,000 job as Vice President of the University of Chicago Medical Center. At her job she helped to create a program where the uninsured get sent to a different hospital. Imagine that, while her husband was pushing universal healthcare Michelle was doing her utmost to make sure the poor didn't come to her hospital. It seems as if the FLOTUS got more than a salary for her work denying health care to the poor. According to The Amateur author Edward Klein, Dr. Eric Whitaker vice president of the University of...
  • Obama 44%, Cain 38%

    10/25/2011 9:51:03 PM PDT · by Steelfish · 89 replies
    The Weekly Standard ^ | October 25, 2011 | EFFREY H. ANDERSON
    Obama 44%, Cain 38% OCT 25, 2011 BY JEFFREY H. ANDERSON The latest Rasmussen poll of likely voters shows that, over the past week, the gap between President Obama and Herman Cain has swung 8 points in Obamas favor. In a poll released shortly before the last Republican presidential debate, Rasmussen showed Cain leading Obama by 2 percentage points in a head-to-head matchup (43 to 41 percent). This weeks poll, taken after that debate and after Cains abortion comments late last week, shows Obama now leading by 6 points (44 to 38 percent). Among independents, Cain was ahead by...
  • Jail Time Proposed for Parents Who Miss Parent-Teacher Conferences

    06/21/2010 4:27:56 PM PDT · by swampfoxniner · 20 replies · 1+ views
    A Detroit, Mich. prosecutor is threatening parents with jail time if they do not make it to at least one parent-teacher conference annually. Meanwhile, the Detroit Public Schools system is[ http://www.myfoxdetroit.com/dpp/news/local/Parent-Teacher-Conference-Rule-Proposed-20100614-ms ]bribing parentswith $25 gift cards to Target for providing up-to-date student information upon enrollment. Treating parents like children with a punishment and reward method of discipline should be seen as an incentive to encourage those responsible to take and active interest in their childrens education, explained Wayne County Prosecutor Kym L. Worth in a June 14[ http://www.co.wayne.mi.us/mygovt/prosecutor/docs/2010%20June%2014%20-%20Statement%20Parent%20Ordinance.pdf ]press release. We should not have to legislate this, but what we...
  • I'll be more than happy to go to prison to fight for my freedom ( obamacare )

    04/11/2010 2:55:28 PM PDT · by Halfmanhalfamazing · 94 replies · 2,170+ views
    Tom Ashbrook - On Point Radio ^ | March 22nd | random caller
    Caller: I'm very frustrated about what happened they didn't listen to the people at all. I don't know if you happened to hear what Michelle Bachmann said about peacefully not complying with obamacare? I think that's going to be me. I have read the bill and I know about the provisions that will throw me in prison and really I don't care. I'll be more than happy to go to prison to fight for my freedom. Host: How do you see your freedom on the line here? Caller: They are taking our money by fiat. They are taking our money...
  • Ex-deputy spared jail in NV 'Girls Gone Wild' case

    12/11/2009 8:14:57 PM PST · by NormsRevenge · 3 replies · 602+ views
    ap on Sacbee ^ | 12/11/09 | Scott Sonner - ap
    RENO, Nev. -- A former sheriff's deputy who admitted accepting bribes to give preferential treatment to "Girls Gone Wild" founder Joe Francis while jailed in Reno avoided prison time after U.S. prosecutors argued for leniency due to his cooperation in the case. Ex-Washoe County deputy Ralph Hawkins was sentenced Friday to three years probation and fined $4,000 for accepting $3,200 in cash and tickets to Oakland Raiders football games from a Francis associate.
  • Inhofe Begins Hadley Center "Climategate" Investigation (Has links for letters, etc.)

    11/24/2009 9:35:46 PM PST · by FromLori · 37 replies · 1,383+ views
    Economic Policy Journal ^ | 11/24/09 | Robert Wenzel
    Sen. James M. Inhofe (R-OK), Ranking Member of the Senate Committee on Environment and Public Works, today sent letters to several scientists, some of whom allegedly manipulated data to prove the scientific "consensus" of global warming, as well as to the inspectors general of several federal agencies, notifying them to retain documents related to the release of emails from the Hadley Center's Climate Research Unit. He also stated in a press release: The stakes in this controversy are significant, as it appears that the basis of federal programs, pending EPA rulemakings, and cap-and-trade legislation was contrived and fabricated. Moreover, it...
  • Pa. Amish farmer gets jailtime in outhouse dispute (school, outhouses ordered padlocked by Judge)

    03/17/2009 3:06:28 PM PDT · by NormsRevenge · 42 replies · 1,587+ views
    AP on SFGate.com ^ | 3/17/09 | Genaro C. Armas - ap
    Ebensburg, Pa. (AP) -- A western Pennsylvania Amish farmer was sentenced Tuesday to 90 days in jail after refusing to bring a pair of outhouses into compliance with state sewage laws. Andy Swartzentruber, of Ebensburg, cited his conservative religious beliefs in refusing to abide by a court order to make the privies used by schoolchildren compliant and pay a $500 fine. Cambria County Judge Norman Krumenacker said he respected the Amish's religious beliefs but had no choice but to sentence Swartzentruber to jail and fine him $1,000 for being in contempt of court. "Quite frankly, this is not a religious...
  • A Question for A.I.G.: Where Did the Cash Go?

    10/30/2008 7:17:43 AM PDT · by marshmallow · 18 replies · 927+ views
    New York Times ^ | 10/29/08 | Mary Willliams Walsh
    The American International Group is rapidly running through $123 billion in emergency lending provided by the Federal Reserve, raising questions about how a company claiming to be solvent in September could have developed such a big hole by October. Some analysts say at least part of the shortfall must have been there all along, hidden by irregular accounting. You dont just suddenly lose $120 billion overnight, said Donn Vickrey of Gradient Analytics, an independent securities research firm in Scottsdale, Ariz. Mr. Vickrey says he believes A.I.G. must have already accumulated tens of billions of dollars worth of losses by mid-September,...
  • ACORN Calls Raids 'A Stunt'

    10/09/2008 6:05:07 PM PDT · by Red Steel · 15 replies · 821+ views
    ktnv ^ | Oct 9, 2008
    There is new information on the accusations against ACORN, a group that tries to get low income people to vote. Now, more ACORN offices around the U.S. are under investigation after police raided their Las Vegas office. ACORN representatives will tell you this is all politically motivated, because they register people who would tend to vote for democrats. Election officials say they are also registering lots of people, who do not even exist. Since investigators cleaned out their offices during a Tuesday morning raid, ACORN has been working to clean up its image and saying they were identifying registration fraud...
  • NYC judge sentences Remy Ma to 8 years in prison [female rapper shoots another woman]

    05/13/2008 1:15:51 PM PDT · by DemforBush · 44 replies · 99+ views
    Yahoo ^ | 5/13.08 | SAMUEL MAULL
    NEW YORK - A weeping Remy Ma was sentenced to eight years in prison Tuesday for shooting a woman outside a Manhattan nightclub...