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Hurricane Chris Indicted On Murder Charges

Hurricane Chris was indicted on second-degree murder charges in Caddo Parish, Louisiana, on October 22. A grand jury agreed to move forward with charges against the 31-year-old rapper born Chris Dooley, stemming a shooting at a Shreveport gas station that left one man dead.

The shooting occurred in June at a Texaco in the Western Louisiana city. Police arrived at the gas station after a shooting was reported in the early morning hours. They found 32-year-old Danzeria O. Farris suffering from multiple gunshot wounds. He was transported to a nearby hospital and later died.

According to the Shreveport Times, Chris claimed that he fired on Farris in self-defense after the latter initiated a fight over Dooley’s car. The police said that footage of the shooting counters Dooley’s claim. He was arrested shortly after the incident.   

“Investigators were able to secure video footage of the incident that detectives believe showed

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U.S. may file antitrust charges against Facebook as soon as November – newspaper

FILE PHOTO: A 3D-printed Facebook logo is seen placed on a keyboard in this illustration taken March 25, 2020. REUTERS/Dado Ruvic/Illustration/File Photo

(Reuters) – Facebook Inc may face U.S. anti-trust charges as soon as November, the Washington Post reported on Friday, citing four people familiar with the matter.

The Federal Trade Commission met privately on Thursday to discuss a probe while state attorneys general under the leadership of New York’s Letitia James have been scrutinizing the company for potential threats to competition, the newspaper reported.

The timeline could still change, the newspaper said, adding that state attorneys general are in the late stages of preparing their complaint.

Facebook, the FTC and the office of the New York Attorney General were not immediately available for comment late on Friday.

Facebook said in August that Chief Executive Mark Zuckerberg was interviewed at an FTC investigative hearing as part of the government’s antitrust

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U.S. may file antitrust charges against Facebook as soon as November: newspaper

FILE PHOTO: A 3D-printed Facebook logo is seen placed on a keyboard in this illustration taken March 25, 2020. REUTERS/Dado Ruvic/Illustration

(Reuters) – Facebook Inc may face U.S. anti-trust charges as soon as November, the Washington Post reported on Friday, citing four people familiar with the matter.

The Federal Trade Commission met privately on Thursday to discuss a probe while state attorneys general under the leadership of New York’s Letitia James have been scrutinizing the company for potential threats to competition, the newspaper reported.

The timeline could still change, the newspaper said, adding that state attorneys general are in the late stages of preparing their complaint.

Facebook, the FTC and the office of the New York Attorney General were not immediately available for comment late on Friday.

Facebook said in August that Chief Executive Mark Zuckerberg was interviewed at an FTC investigative hearing as part of the government’s antitrust probe

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How a 10-Year-Old Girl’s Diary Entry Led to Child Sex Abuse Charges Against Man

Coweta County Sheriff’s Office David Lee Kinnison

A 46-year-old Georgia man faces accusations he molested a 10-year-old girl, who wrote about the alleged sex abuse in her diary.

PEOPLE confirms David Lee Kinnison has been charged with kidnapping and aggravated child molestation.

The Newnan man is being held without bond.

Local reports indicate an investigation into Kinnison’s alleged conduct began after the girl’s mother came forward to make a complaint.

According to the Newnan Times-Herald and the Atlanta Journal-Constitution, the mother contacted police after reading a detailed entry her young daughter had made in her diary.

Detectives continue to investigate and have conducted forensic interviews with the alleged victim.

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The Times-Herald reports that police accuse Kinnison of taking

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U.S. charges ex-editor of Kushner-owned newspaper with cyberstalking

By Jonathan Stempel



a large tall tower with a clock on the side of a building: The Seal of the United States of America is seen on the Brooklyn Federal Courthouse in the Brooklyn borough in New York


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The Seal of the United States of America is seen on the Brooklyn Federal Courthouse in the Brooklyn borough in New York

NEW YORK (Reuters) – The former editor of a New York newspaper once owned by President Donald Trump’s son-in-law Jared Kushner was charged on Friday by federal prosecutors with cyberstalking three people in connection with his divorce.

Prosecutors in Brooklyn said Ken Kurson, who is also a political consultant and former speechwriter for Trump’s personal lawyer Rudy Giuliani, sent threatening messages and used aliases to file false complaints against his victims in late 2015 amid the divorce proceedings.

They also said Kurson traveled on multiple occasions to where two victims worked, taking photos and asking about the work schedule of one, prompting their employer to hire a security guard for them.

Kurson is being released on $100,000 bond following a virtual

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After police social media scandal, Santa Clara County D.A. will drop charges in 14 cases

Members of the San Jose Police Department talk with an unidentified man, left, near the scene where five people were killed Monday, June 24, 2019, in San Jose, Calif. A gunman shot and killed four people then turned the gun on himself after an hours-long standoff with police in California, authorities said Monday. San Jose police saw several family members fleeing a home when police responded to multiple calls of shots fired Sunday night. (Aric Crabb/Bay Area News Group via AP)
San Jose police officers speak with an unidentified man, left, near where five people were slain in the summer of 2019. (Aric Crabb / Associated Press)

Four months after four San Jose police officers were caught posting offensive comments on a private Facebook page, the Santa Clara County district attorney has announced he will seek to dismiss more than a dozen cases in which the officers’ testimony was pivotal to a conviction.

The move, announced Thursday, demonstrates a growing push among law enforcement leaders and community advocates to demonstrate consequences for officers who misuse social media, an increasing problem in California and other states.

In June, posts made in a law enforcement group on social media were leaked by an anonymous source claiming to be the spouse of a Bay Area officer.

The whistleblower essay, published on the website Medium, included screenshots of posts in which multiple current and former

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Court won’t revive state fraud charges against Manafort

New York appellate judges have upheld a decision to dismiss state mortgage fraud charges against Paul Manafort on double jeopardy grounds

A four-judge panel in the state’s intermediate appeals court ruled that Manhattan prosecutors failed to show that the state charges they brought against Manafort last year warranted an exception to state double jeopardy protections.

Manhattan Judge Maxwell Wiley reached the same conclusion in December, explaining at the time that “the law of double jeopardy in New York state provides a

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Breonna Taylor grand jury members say they were not presented with homicide charges

A Kentucky judge has ruled in favor of an anonymous grand juror in the Breonna Taylor case, allowing them to come forward and speak publicly about court proceedings.

In a court filing on Tuesday, Jefferson Circuit Court Judge Annie O’Connell ordered that grand jurors in the case “may disclose such information, subject to the trial court’s order regarding information to be redacted.”

In addition, she said: “any grand juror who chooses to disclose their identity to do so with extreme caution, for to do so may result in a level of public attention and scrutiny over which this Court will have no control.” The judge wrote that the order “merely grants one grand juror’s request to do so and gives others the option… any one grand juror’s memory, options, perceptions are their own. No one grand juror speaks for the others, nor does one’s statement carry any more weight than

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Two Park Police Officers Face Manslaughter Charges in Virginia Shooting

Two U.S. Park Police officers in Virginia were indicted Thursday on state manslaughter charges in a 2017 case in which they fired nine shots at close range into the car of a 25-year-old man, a prosecutor announced.

Each officer was indicted on single charges of manslaughter and reckless discharge of a firearm, according to the prosecutor, Steve Descano, the commonwealth’s attorney in Fairfax County. If convicted, the officers, members of the U.S. Park Police, a unit of the National Park Service within the Interior Department, face up to 15 years in prison, he said.

“Like so many others in our community, I was deeply disturbed by the images we saw on that cruiser video,” Mr. Descano said in a statement. “I wish this could have been done in a faster fashion. However, there is no shortcut to justice.”

The officers were placed on administrative leave after the shooting, a Park

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U.S. charges Mexico’s ex-defense secretary with drug smuggling

Mexico’s former defense secretary is facing charges of using his position to help one of the most notorious drug cartels operate with impunity while using the Mexican military to hurt their rivals, according to U.S. prosecutors.

Federal prosecutors in Brooklyn, New York, have charged Salvador Cienfuegos Zepeda, 72, with accepting bribes from the H-2 cartel based in Nayarit and Sinaloa, Mexico, in exchange for his services.

Cienfuegos, who served as defense secretary under then-President Enrique Peña Nieto from 2012 to 2018, was taken into custody Thursday at Los Angeles International Airport.

The H-2 cartel is described by prosecutors as having distributed thousands of pounds of heroin, cocaine, methamphetamines and marijuana.

“In Mexico, the H-2 Cartel trafficked in hundreds of lethal firearms and committed countless acts of horrific violence, including torture and murder, in order to protect against challenges from rival drug trafficking organizations, fight for territory and silence those who

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