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Boston Marathon bomber’s lawyer argues jury pool was tainted

A lawyer for Boston Marathon bomber Dzhokhar Tsarnaev asked an appeals court to throw out his death sentence, arguing that pre-trial publicity prejudiced the jurors who decided his fate. The defense lawyer, Daniel Habib, made the case Thursday that the … Google Alert – breaking news

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AFP Photo 📷 @loicvenance – (FromL) Greek director and member of the jury of the Cannes Film Festival Yorgos Lanthimos, …

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Congress prepares for a battle over secret grand jury evidence in Russia probe; 'I intend to fight'

Lawmakers want to see information Robert Mueller obtained using grand juries, and could launch a legal fight to obtain it as soon as Wednesday.           GANNETT Syndication Service

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Jussie Smollett indicted by Chicago grand jury on 16 counts of lying to police

The “Empire” star's legal woes deepened after a Chicago grand jury indicted him on 16 felony counts of lying to police about alleged hate-crime attack.           GANNETT Syndication Service

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Federal jury finds drug lord Joaquín 'El Chapo' Guzmán guilty of all counts

A federal jury in Brooklyn slammed the door on a final escape bid by Mexican drug lord Joaquín “El Chapo” Guzmán Tuesday.           GANNETT Syndication Service

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Pennsylvania priest recommended for Disney World job after sexual abuse allegations, grand jury report says

Even after knowing of several child sexual abuse allegations against him, the Diocese still wrote a “positive” reference letter for his next job.           GANNETT Syndication Service

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Grand jury: More than 300 'predator priests' in Pennsylvania protected by Catholic Church

More than 300 'predator priests' in six Roman Catholic dioceses across Pennsylvania were protected by church leaders more interested in safeguarding the church and the abusers than tending to their victims, a scathing grand jury report released Tuesday claims.           GANNETT Syndication Service

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Harvey Weinstein indicted by New York grand jury, prosecutors say

Manhattan District Attorney Cyrus Vance said the indictment, which follows Harvey Weinstein being charged with the felonies on Friday, “brings the defendant another step closer to accountability for the crimes of violence with which he is now charged.”           GANNETT Syndication Service

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