WikiLeaks suspect wins battle over US documents

ShareThis WikiLeaks suspect wins battle over US documents 26 Jun 2012 A US military judge ordered prosecutors Monday to share more documents with WikiLeaks suspect Bradley Manning after defense lawyers accused them of hiding information that could help their client’s case. For months, Manning’s defense team has demanded access to reports by government agencies, including […]

Ohio school district hires collection agency to go after unpaid lunch money

An Ohio school district has hired a collection agency to prove to students and their parents that there’s no such thing as a free lunch. The Columbus City Schools hope to recover an estimated $900,000 in unpaid lunch money from almost 6,000 students. The district loses roughly $2,622 every school day in unpaid lunches, according […]

Enjoy the Oscars: Sexual Abuse of Children in Hollywood Just Tip of Iceberg, Experts Say

If a spate of recent allegations proves true, Hollywood may have a hideous epidemic on its hands. The past two weeks have brought three separate reports of alleged child sexual abuse in the entertainment industry. Martin Weiss, a 47-year-old Hollywood manager who represented child actors, was charged in Los Angeles on Dec. 1 with sexually […]

Lawyer in WikiLeaks case wants to depose Clinton

ShareThis Lawyer in WikiLeaks case wants to depose Clinton 16 Jan 2012 A lawyer for an intelligence analyst charged with leaking classified information to the anti-secrecy website WikiLeaks wants to question Secretary of State Hillary Clinton before his client is tried. David Coombs, a lawyer for Pfc. Bradley Manning, included a request to question Clinton […]

Corzine Says He Doesn’t Know Location of Missing Funds

By Silla Brush and Lorraine Woellert, Jon S. Corzine, former chairman and chief executive officer of MF Global Holdings Ltd. (MF), apologized to investors, customers and employees of the failed New York broker and told lawmakers he doesn’t know the location of an estimated $ 1.2 billion in missing client money. “I simply do […]

Judicial Watch Lawsuit on Behalf of 9/11 Victim Moves Forward after Appellate Court Rules against Islamic State of Afghanistan

Judicial Watch, the public interest organization that investigates and prosecutes government corruption, announced today that the United States Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit ruled in favor of Judicial Watch client and 9/11 widower “John Doe” in his “conspiracy and wrongful death” lawsuit against the Islamic State of Afghanistan (John Doe v. Usama bin […]

Citronelle AL cop convicted for stealing firearms he confiscated from motorists during traffic stops

(Brendan Kirby)   A former Citronelle police officer violated the law when he kept a pair of handguns he took from motorists during his 11-year tenure on the force, a federal jury here decided this afternoon. The jury convicted Bill Eugene Newburn guilty of 2 counts of possession of a stolen firearm. Under a preliminary calculation of advisory […]