Prosecutors piece together Trump attorney’s shredded documents, retrieve encrypted phone messages

Prosecutors say they have reconstructed 16 pages of documents that Michael Cohen had put through a paper shredder, in the latest bit of lamentable news for Donald Trump’s former lawyer. Cohen’s home, office, and hotel room were raided in April by federal prosecutors investigating possible wire…

Ruling confirms US government withheld evidence to malign J20 defendants

A Washington, D.C. Superior Court judge ruled Wednesday that prosecutors withheld crucial evidence that would likely have led to the acquittal of six defendants arrested during protests against the inauguration of President Donald Trump. VISIT THE SOURCE ARTICLE Author:

Austrian prosecutors charge 17 members of far-right group for racist and xenophobic stunts

State prosecutors in Austria announced this week that they were pressing criminal charges against 17 members of the “Identitarian Movement,” a far-right group which has risen to prominence in recent years with a series of provocative stunts. The charges, which prosecutors said on Monday are against…

No one knows if the Trump administration’s plans to execute drug dealers are constitutional

This week, Attorney General Jefferson Beauregard Sessions III sent a memo to prosecutors urging them to “seek capital punishment for certain drug-related crimes.” The letter follows Donald Trump’s comments praising the Philippines’ authoritarian leader Rodrigo Duterte, who is believed to be engaged in a campaign of extrajudicial killings…

Priest Busted With Trove Of Depraved Kíddíe Pórn

A retired Idaho priest is facing more felony charges as prosecutors say he had 2,000 images and videos, including images that depicted the rape and torture of kids. Prosecutors say they have since discovered chat logs in which Rev. W. Thomas Faucher talked about his…

Washington state just made it easier to prosecute cops for deadly use of force

For 32 years, it’s been almost impossible for prosecutors in Washington state to go after police officers over killings in the line of duty, no matter the circumstances. But a bill signed Thursday by Gov. Jay Inslee (D) ends a unique provision in state law…

Department of Justice abruptly drops charges against 129 Trump inauguration protesters

Federal prosecutors are dropping felony rioting charges against 129 of the nearly 200 people they have spent a year pursuing in cases stemming from a protest that turned violent on Inauguration Day last year. The news came late Thursday in an email from representatives of…