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Journalist Barrett Brown Arrested For “Failing To Abide By BOP Restrictions On Interviews”

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Journalist Barrett Brown was arrested Thursday for “failing to abide by BOP restrictions on interviews” during a regular “check-in” Brown was arrested in 2012 for reporting on hacked emails showing security firms spying on activists on behalf of corporations The emails also showed HBGary Federal’s plans to collect information on political opponents of the US…

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Florida Police arrest 10-year-old autistic boy at Okeechobee Achievement Academy and place him in jail for a night

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10-year-old autistic John Benjamin “John Benji” Haygood was arrested at Okeechobee Achievement Academy John Benji was arrested after an incident where he kicked a teacher in October of 2016 The autistic boy’s mother Luanne Haygood managed to record the entire arrest The confused child was forced to stay the night in a juvenile detention facility…

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Michigan ER doctor Jumana Nagarwala charged with performing female genital mutilation on girls around the age of 7

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Jumana Nagarwala is charged with performing genital mutilation on multiple girls around the age of seven Nagarwala practiced emergency medicine doctor at the Henry Ford Hospital in Detroit Court documents show two girls that identified Nagarwala as the one who performed a procedure on them Multiple girls have said that Nagarwala performed genital mutilation on…

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At least 72 dead including 11 children in suspected chemical bombing in Idlib Syria

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72 dead including 11 children in the town of Khan Sheikhun in the Idlib province of Syria Over 500 other were in Tuesday’s suspected chemical attack Many believe President Bashar al-Assad to be behind the attack Witnesses say the attack began in the early house of Tuesday Sukhoi jets were said to be what was…

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Iowa Rep Shannon Lundgren really implied women should have to carry miscarriages for their full term

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Shannon Lundgren stated during a Human Resources Committee hearing that women who miscarry after 20-weeks should carry the baby for the remainder of the pregnancy Lundgren is leading up a new 20-week abortion bill after the failure of the “heartbeat bill” Lundgren later claimed she misspoke and a video of her making the statement was…

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Woman films her maid falling from 7th-floor window instead of offering help in Kuwait

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A video on Twitter shows an employer filming her maid fall 7 stories instead of offering her help The maid was attempting to commit suicide but changed her mind was she was dangling from the window The woman survived the fall and a second video shows her being helped off of the awning The maid’s…

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Jennifer Morgan to begin trial after St Louis police shot her 18 times in the back

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Almost two years ago Jennifer Morgan was shot a total of 18 times by St Louis police Jennifer called police after a known drug user and prostitute was inside her brother’s house refusing to leave When police arrived they shot Jennifer in the back 16 times and 2 grazed her arm Police claim Jennifer pointed a…

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Transgender students in Derby School District will no longer be allowed to use gender identity bathrooms

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Derby School District votes to force transgender students to use the bathroom they identify with at birth In May of 2016 the Obama administration sent a letter of guidance to every public school district stating transgender students should be able to use the bathroom they identify with The Trump administration recently withdrew the letter of…

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All eyes on Standing Rock: A list of livestreamers in the area

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Heavy police and National Guard presence in Standing Rock Following an announcement from Congressman Kevin Cramer and Senator John Hoeven there is a heavy law enforcement presence Many are worried that there is a raid coming on the Oceti Sakowin Camp Livestreams are one of the best ways to get information to the people On…

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Arrests made in Tampa, Florida for feeding the homeless

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Members of Tampa Food Not Bombs were arrested on Saturday while feeding the homeless In Tampa you must obtain a pricey permit to feed the homeless in a city park This is not the first time members of the group have been arrested The group says they will continue to feed the homeless and plan…

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