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Grand Blanc View
MEET THE CANDIDATES | July 28, 2016Family: Joseph (husband) and Indira (daughter) What seat are you running for:
MEET THE CANDIDATES | July 28, 2016
Grand Blanc View / Posted 4 hours ago
Family: Joseph (husband) and Indira (daughter) What seat are you running for: County Commissioner for District 5 Political experience: National Organization for Women, League of Women Voters and The Progressive Democrats of Genesee... Read more
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Salt Lake City Weekly
The Power of Prayeragency of $2,100 a day (numbers assuming, of course, that TSA personnel turn in
The Power of Prayer
Salt Lake City Weekly / Posted 6 hours ago
agency of $2,100 a day (numbers assuming, of course, that TSA personnel turn in all of the money they find). Los Angeles and Miami airports contributed $106,000 of the total. • CEO Michael Pearson told a Senate committee in April that he... Read more
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WAOW Wausau
Unemployment down in most Wisconsin cities, countiesMidday Weather Update July 27thMidday Weather Update July 27th Scattered showe
Unemployment down in most Wisconsin cities, counties
WAOW Wausau / Posted 11 hours ago
Midday Weather Update July 27thMidday Weather Update July 27th Scattered showers and thunderstorms are expected to continue through the afternoon and evening before becoming more isolated overnight. Cloudy skies will hold temperatures in the 70s to... Read more
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WAOW Wausau
Wausau settles with two employees over Winters investigationMidday Weather Update July 27thMidday Weather Update July 27th Scattered showe
Wausau settles with two employees over Winters investigation
WAOW Wausau / Posted 11 hours ago
Midday Weather Update July 27thMidday Weather Update July 27th Scattered showers and thunderstorms are expected to continue through the afternoon and evening before becoming more isolated overnight. Cloudy skies will hold temperatures in the 70s to... Read more
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WAOW Wausau
Local law enforcement receiving community support after national police shootingsMidday Weather Update July 27thMidday Weather Update July 27th Scattered showe
Local law enforcement receiving community support after national police shootings
WAOW Wausau / Posted 12 hours ago
Midday Weather Update July 27thMidday Weather Update July 27th Scattered showers and thunderstorms are expected to continue through the afternoon and evening before becoming more isolated overnight. Cloudy skies will hold temperatures in the 70s to... Read more
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WAOW Wausau
Haunted Sawmill in Lincoln County up for saleMidday Weather Update July 27thMidday Weather Update July 27th Scattered showe
Haunted Sawmill in Lincoln County up for sale
WAOW Wausau / Posted 12 hours ago
Midday Weather Update July 27thMidday Weather Update July 27th Scattered showers and thunderstorms are expected to continue through the afternoon and evening before becoming more isolated overnight. Cloudy skies will hold temperatures in the 70s to... Read more
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WAOW Wausau
Probable heat death investigated in MilwaukeeMidday Weather Update July 27thMidday Weather Update July 27th Scattered showe
Probable heat death investigated in Milwaukee
WAOW Wausau / Posted 12 hours ago
Midday Weather Update July 27thMidday Weather Update July 27th Scattered showers and thunderstorms are expected to continue through the afternoon and evening before becoming more isolated overnight. Cloudy skies will hold temperatures in the 70s to... Read more
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WAOW Wausau
Russ Feingold makes campaign stop in WausauMidday Weather Update July 27thMidday Weather Update July 27th Scattered showe
Russ Feingold makes campaign stop in Wausau
WAOW Wausau / Posted 12 hours ago
Midday Weather Update July 27thMidday Weather Update July 27th Scattered showers and thunderstorms are expected to continue through the afternoon and evening before becoming more isolated overnight. Cloudy skies will hold temperatures in the 70s to... Read more
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The Mercury News
Brock Turner: Leading law school professors issue letter opposing judge's recallThe signatories to this letter are all professors of law at California universi
Brock Turner: Leading law school professors issue letter opposing judge's recall
The Mercury News / Posted 13 hours ago
The signatories to this letter are all professors of law at California universities, as indicated below. The victim in the Brock Turner sexual assault case has suffered multiple injustices. To begin with, she was sexually assaulted beside a dumpster... Read more
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Al.com
Rep. Bradley Byrne advocates for federal help toward improving police-community relationsblack churches in coastal Alabama, said Wednesday he would like to advocate for
Rep. Bradley Byrne advocates for federal help toward improving police-community relations
Al.com / Posted 13 hours ago
black churches in coastal Alabama, said Wednesday he would like to advocate for federal support in the nation's ongoing handling of police-community relationships. The meeting occurred on the eve of a crucial meeting at 2:30 p.m. Thursday in... Read more
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WAOW Wausau
VideoMidday Weather Update July 27thMidday Weather Update July 27th Scattered showe
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WAOW Wausau / Posted 13 hours ago
Midday Weather Update July 27thMidday Weather Update July 27th Scattered showers and thunderstorms are expected to continue through the afternoon and evening before becoming more isolated overnight. Cloudy skies will hold temperatures in the 70s to... Read more
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The Wilmington Star-News
Wilmington area law enforcement continue to evaluate diversion programFayetteville Police are about to launch the state's first LEAD program, and loc
Wilmington area law enforcement continue to evaluate diversion program
The Wilmington Star-News / Posted 14 hours ago
Fayetteville Police are about to launch the state's first LEAD program, and local officials are watching closely. NEW HANOVER COUNTY -- As the Fayetteville Police Department nears the launch of North Carolina's first law enforcement assisted... Read more
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Orlando Sentinel
Senator: FBI investigations into Omar Mateen need reviewthe letter, made available to media today. "If this information convinced the
Senator: FBI investigations into Omar Mateen need review
Orlando Sentinel / Posted 16 hours ago
the letter, made available to media today. "If this information convinced the FBI to re-open its investigation of Mateen, law enforcement potentially could have uncovered information on social media or elsewhere of Mateen's radicalization," wrote... Read more
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FOX 28 South Bend
Notre Dame sends out alert to students and staff after four armed robberies near campusSouth Bend pastor alleges police misconduct, discrimination in letter to Depart
Notre Dame sends out alert to students and staff after four armed robberies near campus
FOX 28 South Bend / Posted 17 hours ago
South Bend pastor alleges police misconduct, discrimination in letter to Department of JusticeSouth Bend pastor alleges police misconduct, discrimination in letter to Department of Justice A South Bend pastor is alleging police misconduct and... Read more
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FOX 28 South Bend
City of Elkhart sets to date to vacate "Tent City"South Bend pastor alleges police misconduct, discrimination in letter to Depart
City of Elkhart sets to date to vacate "Tent City"
FOX 28 South Bend / Posted 18 hours ago
South Bend pastor alleges police misconduct, discrimination in letter to Department of JusticeSouth Bend pastor alleges police misconduct, discrimination in letter to Department of Justice A South Bend pastor is alleging police misconduct and... Read more
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FOX 28 South Bend
South Bend man shot after attempted robberySouth Bend pastor alleges police misconduct, discrimination in letter to Depart
South Bend man shot after attempted robbery
FOX 28 South Bend / Posted 19 hours ago
South Bend pastor alleges police misconduct, discrimination in letter to Department of JusticeSouth Bend pastor alleges police misconduct, discrimination in letter to Department of Justice A South Bend pastor is alleging police misconduct and... Read more
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FOX 28 South Bend
Changes are coming August 1 for television viewers in Peoria Illinois and South Bend Indiana marketsvoted to close the Mary Gibbard pool weeks ahead of schedule. The pool has a ma
Changes are coming August 1 for television viewers in Peoria Illinois and South Bend Indiana markets
FOX 28 South Bend / Posted 22 hours ago
voted to close the Mary Gibbard pool weeks ahead of schedule. The pool has a major mechanical problem, making it leak thousands of gallons of water a day. Officials say the pool can't be repaired before the season ends, but some people worry the... Read more
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The Register NorthJersey.com
Democratic National Convention Day 211:00 p.m. After a video of various celebrities singing "Fight Song" by Rachel
Democratic National Convention Day 2
The Register NorthJersey.com / Posted yesterday
11:00 p.m. After a video of various celebrities singing "Fight Song" by Rachel Platten, actress Meryl Streep -- a Somerset County native -- spoke about other women pioneers in American history, including Amelia Earhart, Sally Ride and Harriet... Read more
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WAOW Wausau
VideoUPDATE: Suspect dead after standoff with law enforcementUPDATE: Suspect dead af
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WAOW Wausau / Posted yesterday
UPDATE: Suspect dead after standoff with law enforcementUPDATE: Suspect dead after standoff with law enforcement A suspect is dead after shooting at an officer in Lincoln County and leading law enforcement on a high-speed chase, according to... Read more
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Slate
The 2016 Election Will Determine Voting Rights for Years to ComeThe law, lawyers, and the court. The Ghosts of Shelby CountyDespite some recen
The 2016 Election Will Determine Voting Rights for Years to Come
Slate / Posted yesterday
The law, lawyers, and the court. The Ghosts of Shelby CountyDespite some recent wins, voting rights are still under siege. During his “I’m With Her (More or Less)” speech at the Democratic National Convention on Monday, Sen. Bernie Sanders made a... Read more
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Salon.com
Vegas police paying $200K in use-of-force body camera caseLAS VEGAS (AP) — Las Vegas police have agreed to pay $200,000 to settle a feder
Vegas police paying $200K in use-of-force body camera case
Salon.com / Posted yesterday
LAS VEGAS (AP) — Las Vegas police have agreed to pay $200,000 to settle a federal civil rights lawsuit filed by a woman who claimed a patrol officer used excessive force during her arrest on suspicion of littering and loitering, officials said. The... Read more
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Marin Independent Journal
Marin IJ Readers’ Forum for July 27How about amending the 2nd Amendment? I am grateful to Jay Conner for his comm
Marin IJ Readers’ Forum for July 27
Marin Independent Journal / Posted yesterday
How about amending the 2nd Amendment? I am grateful to Jay Conner for his common sense discussion of gun control and the Second Amendment of the Constitution (Marin Voice, July 24). He suggests that the Second Amendment be repealed. An alternative... Read more
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The Gilmer Mirror
The Brief: The UT Tower Shooting and Good Guys With Guns - The Brief: The UT Tower Shooting and Good Guys With Guns by Madeline Conway and John Reynolds The Texas Tribune July 26 2016 The Big Conversation Next Monday Aug. 1 marks the 50th anni...Texas at Austin that left more than a dozen people dead in 1966. It’s also the
The Brief: The UT Tower Shooting and Good Guys With Guns - The Brief: The UT Tower Shooting and Good Guys With Guns by Madeline Conway and John Reynolds The Texas Tribune July 26 2016 The Big Conversation Next Monday Aug. 1 marks the 50th anni...
The Gilmer Mirror / Posted yesterday
Texas at Austin that left more than a dozen people dead in 1966. It’s also the day that Texas’ controversial campus carry law goes into effect at public colleges statewide. The Tribune is reporting several stories to look at the legacy of the UT... Read more
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Miami New Times
Developers, Historians, and Activists War Over the Future of Little HaitiMarleine Bastien marveled at the packed room inside the Miami-Dade County Commi
Developers, Historians, and Activists War Over the Future of Little Haiti
Miami New Times / Posted 2 days ago
Marleine Bastien marveled at the packed room inside the Miami-Dade County Commission chambers. Five busloads of Haitian-Americans waved flags from their homeland and wore matching T-shirts, and people overflowed into the lobby outside, buzzing with... Read more
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San Francisco Chronicle
New Calif. law says couples can live separately under same roofA newly signed California law acknowledges the unhappy reality to which many es
New Calif. law says couples can live separately under same roof
San Francisco Chronicle / Posted 2 days ago
A newly signed California law acknowledges the unhappy reality to which many estranged couples can attest: You can share the same address and still be living separately. Under SB1255, signed by Gov. Jerry Brown on Monday and effective in January, a... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
New Calif. law says couples can live separately under same roofA newly signed California law acknowledges the unhappy reality to which many es
New Calif. law says couples can live separately under same roof
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 2 days ago
A newly signed California law acknowledges the unhappy reality to which many estranged couples can attest: You can share the same address and still be living separately. Under SB1255, signed by Gov. Jerry Brown on Monday and effective in January, a... Read more
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Business Insider
Here's what went down at the Republican National Conventionplagiarism, scheduling mishaps, a major party player being booed off the stage
Here's what went down at the Republican National Convention
Business Insider / Posted 2 days ago
plagiarism, scheduling mishaps, a major party player being booed off the stage after not endorsing the Republican nominee, and a more than hour-long acceptance speech from the Manhattan billionaire that jolted his supporters and further scared... Read more
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Al.com
Meet the woman charged with leading Birmingham's effort to stem violence in our worst neighborhoodsto lead Birmingham's ongoing effort to reduce the violence in our most dangerou
Meet the woman charged with leading Birmingham's effort to stem violence in our worst neighborhoods
Al.com / Posted 3 days ago
to lead Birmingham's ongoing effort to reduce the violence in our most dangerous neighborhoods has two college degrees and is married to one of the city's most prominent sports physicians. Yet she knows well the gnawing, debilitating pain of... Read more
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The New Yorker
Can Latinos Swing Arizona?of Promise Arizona, he recalled the extraordinary excitement of the primary vot
Can Latinos Swing Arizona?
The New Yorker / Posted 3 days ago
of Promise Arizona, he recalled the extraordinary excitement of the primary voters. In the end, a record six hundred thousand people cast ballots in the city and the rest of Maricopa County, twice the number in 2012. Barboza is animated and... Read more
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The Scranton Times-Tribune
Fallen police, correctional officers honored on Courthouse SquareCpl. Nick Wilk stood stone-faced at the lectern and placed his hands calmly on
Fallen police, correctional officers honored on Courthouse Square
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted 3 days ago
Cpl. Nick Wilk stood stone-faced at the lectern and placed his hands calmly on its wooden edges. The veteran correctional officer’s face didn’t flinch behind a thick, red beard and square jaw, but his eyes revealed sorrow as he spoke the name of his... Read more
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Knoxville News Sentinel
Three state justices quietly facing retention votes on Aug. 4NASHVILLE — Registry of Election Finance records show the three Republican Tenn
Three state justices quietly facing retention votes on Aug. 4
Knoxville News Sentinel / Posted 3 days ago
NASHVILLE — Registry of Election Finance records show the three Republican Tennessee Supreme Court justices facing a retention election on Aug. 4 have all set up campaign accounts and raised modest amounts of money — mostly from lawyers — but spent... Read more
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Crain's Detroit Business
Geoffrey Fieger and Ven JohnsonFieger, Fieger, Kenney & Harrington PC, Southfield; Johnson Law PLC, Detroit H
Geoffrey Fieger and Ven Johnson
Crain's Detroit Business / Posted 3 days ago
Fieger, Fieger, Kenney & Harrington PC, Southfield; Johnson Law PLC, Detroit High-profile plaintiff attorneys haven't shared a law firm letterhead for five years. But together, they... Read more
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Al.com
Police showered in love at a time of 'deep challenges,' criticism and declining recruitsSince the tragic killing of police in Dallas and Baton Rouge, La., police natio
Police showered in love at a time of 'deep challenges,' criticism and declining recruits
Al.com / Posted 4 days ago
Since the tragic killing of police in Dallas and Baton Rouge, La., police nationally have been showered with free meals, notes of appreciation, baskets filled with sweets, thank you notes, and fundraising drives. And throughout Alabama, from Orange... Read more
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York Daily Record
Moving Up for July 24, 2016Breezy Legore was recently appointed to the position of scalehouse weighmaster
Moving Up for July 24, 2016
York Daily Record / Posted 4 days ago
Breezy Legore was recently appointed to the position of scalehouse weighmaster of the York County Solid Waste Authority. Legore will be responsible for weighing the trucks coming in and out at the York County Resource Recovery Center’s scalehouse and... Read more
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The Record Searchlight
Ballot measure opposed by local law enforcement leaders would change sentencing statewidemake sweeping changes to California prison sentencing, give judges more authori
Ballot measure opposed by local law enforcement leaders would change sentencing statewide
The Record Searchlight / Posted 4 days ago
make sweeping changes to California prison sentencing, give judges more authority in whether juveniles are tried as adults and possibly release more prison inmates to counties. The authors of Proposition 57 contend the measure, if approved by... Read more
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WAOW Wausau
Christmas comes early for children in Marshfield hospitalFriday evening weather update July 22Friday evening weather update July 22 War
Christmas comes early for children in Marshfield hospital
WAOW Wausau / Posted 4 days ago
Friday evening weather update July 22Friday evening weather update July 22 Warm and humid this weekend, with T-storms possible. Warm and humid this weekend, with T-storms possible. Brad Karger speaks out about job suspension due to Yang rally... Read more
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WAOW Wausau
Fundraiser held held for Wausau house fire victimsFriday evening weather update July 22Friday evening weather update July 22 War
Fundraiser held held for Wausau house fire victims
WAOW Wausau / Posted 4 days ago
Friday evening weather update July 22Friday evening weather update July 22 Warm and humid this weekend, with T-storms possible. Warm and humid this weekend, with T-storms possible. Brad Karger speaks out about job suspension due to Yang rally... Read more
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WAOW Wausau
VideoFriday evening weather update July 22Friday evening weather update July 22 War
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WAOW Wausau / Posted 4 days ago
Friday evening weather update July 22Friday evening weather update July 22 Warm and humid this weekend, with T-storms possible. Warm and humid this weekend, with T-storms possible. Brad Karger speaks out about job suspension due to Yang rally... Read more
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WAOW Wausau
West Allis man charged with buying gun used to shoot officerFriday evening weather update July 22Friday evening weather update July 22 War
West Allis man charged with buying gun used to shoot officer
WAOW Wausau / Posted 4 days ago
Friday evening weather update July 22Friday evening weather update July 22 Warm and humid this weekend, with T-storms possible. Warm and humid this weekend, with T-storms possible. Brad Karger speaks out about job suspension due to Yang rally... Read more
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The Gilmer Mirror
Open Carry Funding Likely Police Issues Next Session - Open Carry Funding Likely Police Issues Next Session by Johnathan Silver The Texas Tribune July 23 2016 Within hours of the recent ambush killings of five Dallas police officers — and again 10...Within hours of the recent ambush killings of five Dallas police officers — and
Open Carry Funding Likely Police Issues Next Session - Open Carry Funding Likely Police Issues Next Session by Johnathan Silver The Texas Tribune July 23 2016 Within hours of the recent ambush killings of five Dallas police officers — and again 10...
The Gilmer Mirror / Posted 4 days ago
Within hours of the recent ambush killings of five Dallas police officers — and again 10 days later, when three Baton Rouge officers were killed — messages of respect and support for law enforcement coursed through the nation's social media, filled... Read more
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WAOW Wausau
Wisconsin teen found dead on beach in Panama after searchFriday evening weather update July 22Friday evening weather update July 22 War
Wisconsin teen found dead on beach in Panama after search
WAOW Wausau / Posted 4 days ago
Friday evening weather update July 22Friday evening weather update July 22 Warm and humid this weekend, with T-storms possible. Warm and humid this weekend, with T-storms possible. Medical condition saves man during WWII, uniform on display at... Read more
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KRBC Abilene & KTAB Abilene
Open Carry, Funding Likely Police Issues Next SessionSilver, The Texas Tribune July 23, 2016 Within hours of the recent ambush kil
Open Carry, Funding Likely Police Issues Next Session
KRBC Abilene & KTAB Abilene / Posted 4 days ago
Silver, The Texas Tribune July 23, 2016 Within hours of the recent ambush killings of five Dallas police officers — and again 10 days later, when three Baton Rouge officers were killed — messages of respect and support for law enforcement... Read more
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WAOW Wausau
Festival to promote positive youth, police interactionFriday evening weather update July 22Friday evening weather update July 22 War
Festival to promote positive youth, police interaction
WAOW Wausau / Posted 4 days ago
Friday evening weather update July 22Friday evening weather update July 22 Warm and humid this weekend, with T-storms possible. Warm and humid this weekend, with T-storms possible. Medical condition saves man during WWII, uniform on display at... Read more
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Nevada Appeal
Love of people, family and the landMany people who had worked with Fallon native Gwen Washburn considered her a fr
Love of people, family and the land
Nevada Appeal / Posted 5 days ago
Many people who had worked with Fallon native Gwen Washburn considered her a friend of agriculture and a community leader whose compassion to make Churchill County a better place for thousands of residents never wavered as did her love for the valley... Read more
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The Post-Journal
State Change To Eligibility Requirements For Indigent Defense To Add Cases To County OfficeThat's according to Ned Barone, public defender, who came before the Public Saf
State Change To Eligibility Requirements For Indigent Defense To Add Cases To County Office
The Post-Journal / Posted 5 days ago
That's according to Ned Barone, public defender, who came before the Public Safety Committee Wednesday to discuss the ramifications of the eligibility rules. The state recently came up with new guidelines to determine who's eligible for assigned... Read more
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Orange County Register
Prompted by snitch controversy, monitors keep eye on O.C. courtsa move aimed at bringing attention to what the civil rights group describes as
Prompted by snitch controversy, monitors keep eye on O.C. courts
Orange County Register / Posted 5 days ago
a move aimed at bringing attention to what the civil rights group describes as routine cheating by prosecutors in Orange County. The watchdog effort, which on Friday included 24 nonlawyers wearing bright green shirts, comes after claims by local... Read more
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The Seattle Times
Big changes in Adam Smith’s 9th District put racial issues at forefrontminority district, with about 51 percent people of color. Asians make up 24 per
Big changes in Adam Smith’s 9th District put racial issues at forefront
The Seattle Times / Posted 5 days ago
minority district, with about 51 percent people of color. Asians make up 24 percent of the district, Hispanics 12 percent and African Americans 10 percent. Almost 30 percent of the residents are foreign born. No longer centered on Joint Base... Read more
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Chattanooga Times Free Press
Rep. Mike Carter faces first challenger third time aroundwill face his first-ever opponent during his third election bid for the Tenness
Rep. Mike Carter faces first challenger third time around
Chattanooga Times Free Press / Posted 5 days ago
will face his first-ever opponent during his third election bid for the Tennessee House District 29 seat. Carter and Ethan White will compete in the Republican primary. The winner takes all, since no Democrat candidate is running in the... Read more
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WALB Albany
Moultrie church hosts prayer vigil for officersMore than 50 residents and local officers gathered for a prayer vigil in Moultr
Moultrie church hosts prayer vigil for officers
WALB Albany / Posted 5 days ago
More than 50 residents and local officers gathered for a prayer vigil in Moultrie. Empowering the community and law enforcement agencies to break every chain was Friday's theme at the Friendship Missionary Baptist Church vigil. The church house was... Read more
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The Hendersonville Times-News
Critics: Trump speech signals shift to coded race language� During the primaries, Donald Trump threw red-meat rhetoric to supporters, ple
Critics: Trump speech signals shift to coded race language
The Hendersonville Times-News / Posted 5 days ago
� During the primaries, Donald Trump threw red-meat rhetoric to supporters, pledging to build a wall on the Mexico border and to ban Muslim immigrants. He even told at least one crowd that he wanted to punch a demonstrator who disrupted an... Read more
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