The race to the White House can be ugly and cruel, an inconvenient truth that rears its ugly head in U.S. politics every four years. Unfortunately, there will always be those who reserve pure, unadulterated hatred for anyone they disagree with.
Nothing displays that fact more clearly than the dozens of horrific death threats made against GOP presidential nominee Mitt Romney via Twitter, which were uncovered Sunday night. South Carolina attorney [...]
When 28-year-old George Zimmerman killed Trayvon Martin and argued the Stand Your Ground law, saying he was protecting himself, the application of the law came under question and scrutiny. Despite the controversy, though, most Floridians say they think the law shouldn’t be changed.
According to a Tampa Bay Times, Bay News 9 exclusive statewide poll, 64 percent of registered voters said they support the law, and even almost half of those [...]
In short (no pun intended!) they have declared that the rights of the child is greater than the rights of the parents to religious freedom.
Berlin – Jewish and Muslim groups protested on Wednesday after a German court banned the circumcision of young boys for religious reasons in the first ruling of its kind in the country.
The court in the western city of Cologne handed down the decision on Tuesday in [...]
Michael Rafferty guilty of raping and murdering eight-year-old Tori Stafford
Rafferty remained stone-faced as verdict was being read
He faces life sentence without possibility for parole before 25 years; partner already serving life sentence after pleading guilty to crime in 2010
Tori’s family burst into tears and later hugged outside Ontario courthouse
The man accused of abducting, raping, and beating to death an eight-year-old girl was found guilty of first-degree murder Friday in an [...]
A helpless seven-week old toddler who was brutally burned by his mother when she held him under scalding hot water has died.
Emilio Jesus Bautista had been in critical condition since April 16, when his mother Chekayla Ariel Dampier, of Port Richey, Florida, allegedly flushed the boy under the water because he would not stop crying.
Dampier had been held on $150,000 bail for aggravated child abuse with great bodily harm, but [...]
April 26, 2012
Sudden action on CISPA today signals that the House was instructed to pass the legislation despite overwhelming opposition. It was rushed to the floor a day early and quickly brought to a vote with additional amendments.
Alex Jones reports on the passage of CISPA. As of this writing, the corporate media has not bothered to post a video.
“Pushing the bill through is bad enough, but what’s worse are [...]
Neighbours say gunman looked injured the day after the shooting, suggesting he may have fought the unarmed teenager
Defence attorneys ask judge to quit case over possible conflict of interest
The killer of Trayvon Martin is fearing for his life after being jailed ahead of a murder trial, his lawyer said on Monday.
George Zimmerman, who says he gunned down the unarmed teenager in self-defence, is apparently worried about a possible backlash from [...]
(Reuters) – Neighbors of George Zimmerman say he had bandages on his nose and head the day after he shot dead Trayvon Martin, supporting statements by the neighborhood watch volunteer that he was beaten in a confrontation with the black Florida teenager.
The extent of Zimmerman’s injuries could be crucial to his legal defense under Florida’s “Stand Your Ground” self-defense law, which allows the use of deadly force when someone has [...]
PALMVIEW, Texas (AP) — A 15-year-old South Texas boy has been charged with nine counts of murder among other charges after a van he was driving crashed, killing nine of the suspected illegal immigrants packed inside.
The boy, who is not being identified because he is a juvenile, appeared at a probable cause hearing Monday. He was also charged with 17 counts of smuggling a person and causing serious bodily harm including [...]
Ever since the shooting death of Trayvon Martin, a black teenager, by George Zimmerman, a neighborhood watchman who pursued him on foot, much of the commentary has revolved around whether Florida’s controversial ‘Stand Your Ground’ law played a role in the tragedy.
The law is an extension fo the “Castle Doctrine” which allows people to defend themselves with deadly force against a home intruder.
Stand Your Ground laws empower citizens to defend themselves–using [...]
First, there was the TV show COPS, and it is still going strong. Notice that in ALL cases, the defendant is skrewed out of their money (heavy fines) or incarceration (more money spent both ways) Now you have the same concept, showing Marine Police in Nevada chasing college students partying on a lake and slamming them for a shot of beer, you have a Campus Police show depicting arresting innocent [...]