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April 24, 2014
US weighs clemency for thousands of inmates jailed for 10 years

US weighs clemency for thousands of inmates jailed for 10 years

The Obama administration is encouraging many nonviolent federal prisoners to apply for early release — and expecting thousands to take up the offer - Full Story
April 23, 2014
Ga. governor signs 'guns everywhere' bill into law

Ga. governor signs 'guns everywhere' bill into law

Law allows guns in bars without restriction and in some churches, schools and government buildings under certain circumstances - Full Story
April 23, 2014

Supreme Court upholds traffic stop based on anonymous tip

Supreme Court says an anonymous tip can be sufficient to justify a decision by police to pull a car over on suspicion of reckless or drunken driving - Full Story
April 22, 2014

Ariz. court rules on DUI law for marijuana users

The presence of non-impairing marijuana compounds in a person's body isn't a justification for authorities to prosecute under DUI laws, court ruled - Full Story
April 22, 2014

Supreme Court will hear case of mistaken NC traffic stop

A state appeals court ruled the stop was impermissible because state law only required a car to have one functioning brake light - Full Story
April 22, 2014

Judge rules for newspaper in battle over cops' mug shots

Judge says the U.S. Marshals Service has failed to follow previous court decisions in favor of the photos' release - Full Story
April 21, 2014

Woman charged with attempted murder of Fla. officer

Darlene Latrice Miller, 24, fired at least three shots at an officer Sunday before fleeing - Full Story
April 21, 2014
U.S. marshal shoots attacking defendant in court

U.S. marshal shoots attacking defendant in court

Defendant Siale Angilau was hospitalized with at least one chest wound - Full Story
April 21, 2014

2 Chicago officers hurt after squad struck by car

The driver of the car that struck the police SUV fled the scene on foot but was taken into custody - Full Story
April 20, 2014

Undercover SF fraud probe leads to entrapment claims

An elaborate, seven-year sting operation targeted a San Francisco Chinatown association thought to be a front for a notorious organized crime syndicate - Full Story



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