Crime

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Holmes lawyers argue over model of crime scene

DENVER (AP) — Lawyers in the Colorado theater shooting case are arguing over an FBI-built model of the crime scene that prosecutors want to show jurors. View full post on Crime and Trials News Headlines – Yahoo! News

New Mexico Iraqi woman hurt in possible hate crime

ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) — An Iraqi Catholic refugee who was assaulted in her Albuquerque apartment appears to be the victim of a hate crime by an attacker who yelled obscenities about Muslims, police said. View full post on Crime and Trials News Headlines – Yahoo! News

Iraqi woman in US hurt in possible hate crime

ALBUQUERQUE, New Mexico (AP) — An Iraqi Catholic refugee who was assaulted in her Albuquerque apartment appears to be the victim of a hate crime by an attacker who yelled obscenities about Muslims, police said. View full post on Crime and Trials News Headlines – Yahoo! News

10 Year-Old Girl Attacked In Alleged Racial Hate Crime [VIDEO]

A YouTube video shows the camera was rolling before the attack, suggesting that it might have been planned. The attacker is seen looking back at the camera before springing towards the 10 year-old, who was riding by on a scooter. View full post on Crime and Trials News Headlines – Yahoo! News

UK plans to make currency-rigging a crime but rejects EU rules

By David Milliken and Huw Jones LONDON (Reuters) – British finance minister George Osborne rejected European Union plans to outlaw currency market manipulation on Thursday and instead set out his own proposals to make rigging exchange rates a criminal offence. EU laws taking effect in 2016 will make it a criminal offence with a four-year […]

A Catholic Archbishop Claims He Wasn’t Sure Whether Sexual Abuse of Kids Was a Crime

St. Louis Archbishop Robert J. Carlson defended his past handling of sexual abuse in the Archdiocese of St. Paul and Minneapolis by saying that in 1984, he wasn't sure whether the sexual abuse of children was a crime. Back then, Carlson was just an auxiliary bishop in the Twin Cities, but he was involved in the archdiocese's […]

Is America Starting To Target Thought Crime?

Last week, Michelle Obama made headlines when she exhorted graduating high schoolers in a commencement address to monitor their families for politically incorrect thoughts and behaviors. In the opinion of Cheryl Chumley, a reporter for The Washington Times and the author of “Police State USA,” Michelle Obama’s remark reflects a growing trend in America to […]

56-year term for Utah-Nevada crime rampage suspect

ELKO, Nev. (AP) — A man who authorities say went on a crime rampage that spanned two states and left a Utah couple dead has been sentenced to up to 56 years in Nevada for a kidnapping, robbery and botched carjacking at a casino. View full post on Crime and Trials News Headlines – Yahoo! […]

St Maarten leader calls violent crime a concern

PHILIPSBURG, St. Maarten (AP) — St. Maarten’s leader says she is concerned over a recent spate of violent crime that has been making headlines in the Dutch Caribbean country. View full post on Crime and Trials News Headlines – Yahoo! News

In world’s largest democracy, more lawmakers charged with crime

More legislators charged with crimes will sit in India’s new parliament than previously, a democracy watchdog said on Sunday, in a reminder that crime still pays in the world’s largest democracy. Prime minister-elect Narendra Modi, who made fighting graft a central plank of his victorious campaign, won a stunning mandate to govern India by claiming […]