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For Prosecutor Under Fire, A Verdict At The Polls

For Prosecutor Under Fire, A Verdict At The Polls

Brooklyn District Attorney Charles Hynes could be in danger of breaking an almost 60-year streak since an incumbent district attorney in New York City has been removed from office via the vote.

Philly Building Inspector Commits Suicide

Officials say that an inspector who checked a Philadelphia building prior to its collapse last week has committed suicide. The Department of Licenses and Inspections employee was found shot in a pickup truck.

Police Taser, Arrest Deaf Crime Victim

A deaf woman from Tacoma, Washington called 911 seeking help from police because she was being attacked inside her own home, but when she ran out to meet police officers, they fired a stun gun at her and took her into custody. After being

Professor Beaten By Oakland Police Prepares Lawsuit

After being punched in the face by police and having his glasses broken Ovetz was violently thrown to the ground, and struck with a baton on the ground. Ovetz’s attorney Matthew Siroka is now preparing a federal lawsuit for the violation of his civil rights and the use of excessive force by OPD officer Martin.

More Occupy Wall Street Cases Dismissed

Yesterday Sarah Maceda-Maciel, charged with blocking traffic and failing to follow police orders on November 17th, also had her case dismissed, after the police witness again failed to show...