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Student from Eastern Illinois University Seeks Lawsuit Against Police Officers Who Harassed Him

A swimmer who attended Eastern Illinois University said he was held at gunpoint by an officer as well as searched for no valid reason. Jaylan Butler said he was with his teammates and was returning from a championship tournament in Sioux Falls,…
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Illinois Officer Held Black College Swimmer at Gunpoint, Now He’s Suing

When Jaylan Butler’s swim team stopped at a rest area in East Moline, Illinois last year, the last thing he expected was for his life to be threatened by an Illinois police officer. Butler, who was 19 years old at the time, was traveling on…
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Group of federal judges calls emergency meeting over concerns about DOJ's intervention in 'politically sensitive cases

Washington (CNN)The leaders of a group of federal judges will meet Tuesday to "address growing concerns" about the recent intervention of President Donald Trump and the Justice Department in "politically sensitive cases," USA Today reports. …
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Healthcare and jobs are the new focus for Democrats after investigations fall short

Democrats have unveiled their new strategy for the coming months before the national election in November. Senior members of the party have decided that it is best to shift their focus away from investigations related to president Trump’s…
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Why did it take 6 years for a Fort Worth family’s police brutality case to go to trial?

It has been almost seven years since Jermaine Darden passed away after Fort Worth police officers carried out a no-knock drug raid at his home located in Southeast Fort Worth. The untimely death of Darden prompted his family to file a wrongful…
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American Evacuees Carry Coronavirus Onto Their Flight

After fourteen Americans were finally evacuated from a cruise ship in Japan, which had over 300 cases of infection on board, they were placed in a segregated portion on an airplane flight. The cruise ship they had been evacuated from, The Diamond…
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Montana teen driver runs over a police officer and faces attempted murder charge

Attempts at fleeing from law enforcement usually make the situation more dangerous for both the suspects and the officers involved, due to the possibility of accidents. Police are authorized to use force to detain anyone involved if the situation…
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Rapper T.I. Calls Out Presidential Democratic Candidates After a Video of a Louisville Police Officer Brutally Beating a Man Goes Viral

The video was first posted on Facebook on February 3, 2020, and has since gained attention from individuals nationwide. The Courier-Journal highlighted details from the incident that later captured the attention of rapper T.I. whose legal name…
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Chicago area doctor hoards thousands of fetuses and local politicians hold a ceremony after recovering them

A funeral ceremony was held for thousands of fetuses that were improperly stored by an abortion provider from Illinois. Hoarder keeps fetuses among other debris in his home and office The doctor responsible for the abortions, named Ulrich…
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Doctors and Nurses Are Risking It All to Treat Those with Coronavirus

Chinese health workers who are dealing with countless cases of Coronavirus daily are at a very high risk of infection as they stand in the frontlines and continue to treat all their patients tirelessly. The total number of infected individuals…
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China Fails to Respond to CDC's Offer to Help Gather Information on the Deadly Coronavirus

The coronavirus, which has officially been renamed Covid-19, is putting individuals all across the globe in a frenzy after China’s Hubei province announced 242 new deaths [Source: CNN]. The news source also reported that new infections increased…
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Coronavirus Test Kits Sent to the United States Flawed, According to the CDC

As the death toll caused by coronavirus, now known as COVID-19, rises to 1,113, concerns for proper testing continue to rise as well. If patients are unable to get tested properly there is no way of discerning how many individuals have actually…
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Ohio State football players dismissed from the team amidst criminal charges

Two college football players in their senior year have been removed from their team after the government formally filed criminal charges against them for first degree rape and kidnapping. The two 21 year old men who played NCAA football for…
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Senate Democrats Demand Barr Resign Or Face Impeachment Over Roger Stone Case

  Senate Democrats have called on Attorney General William Barr to resign or face impeachment after President Donald Trump appeared to confirm that Barr had intervened in the case against the president’s longtime friend Roger Stone.…
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Roger Stone may receive a lesser sentence as the president pressures the Department of Justice

The Department of Justice made a major announcement regarding the possible sentence of Roger Stone. This may have been caused by President Trump’s tweet that a sentence of 7 to 9 years would be a great injustice for his former colleague.  The…
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After Trump Sends Out Tweet, Entire Team of Prosecutors Abruptly Resign from Roger Stone Case

The President referred to the sentencing proposal as a “miscarriage of justice” and shortly after, the Justice Department announced it had intentions of recommending a reduced sentence for Trump’s longtime associate Roger Stone.   A…