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Cops 'Not Guilty' In Beating, Tasering Death Of Mentally Ill Homeless Man
Two former Fullerton, California, cops charged with killing a schizophrenic homeless man, Kelly Thomas, in 2011 were found not guilty of all charges today. Kelly Thomas' father, Ron Thomas, told the Los Angeles Times he is "stunned" by the verdict. Read more...
Fool For A Lawyer
Maj. Nidal Hasan is defending himself without a lawyer in a military court where he stands charged with murder and attempted murder in connection with the 2009 Ft. Hood shootings. Read more...
 Florida Reviewing ‘Stand Your Ground’
Florida's Speaker of the House announced on Friday that hearings will be held this fall on the state's infamous “Stand Your Ground” laws. Read more...
Four of the jurors at the George Zimmerman trial distanced themselves late Tuesday from statements that another juror made in a televised interview. Read more...
The George Zimmerman trial was about a lot more than Zimmerman and Trayvon Martin. Read more...

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Attorney General Eric Holder says the killing of Trayvon Martin was a tragic, unnecessary shooting and that the 17-year-old's death provides an opportunity for the nation to speak honestly about complicated and emotionally charged issues. Read more...
Protesters angry over the George Zimmerman verdict blocked a Los Angeles freeway on Sunday night, while about 80 marched to the CNN building in Hollywood just after midnight Monday, causing police to declare an unlawful assembly. Read more...
Colonel Morris Davis, who has just wrapped two days of testimony for the defense told the court that many of the files Manning leaked on Guantánamo were already out in the public domain and that they had no value to enemy groups and could not have harmed U.S. national security. Read more...
“Fruitvale Station,” a heart-wrenching and hauntingly detailed portrayal of Grant’s last day alive. Read more...
Climate activist Tim DeChristopher visited "The Late Show" with David Letterman on Tuesday to discuss the documentary "Bidder 70,"which tells the story of his stunning act of civil disobedience in a time of global climate chaos. Read more...