Archive for September 3rd, 2014

Police Zap 14-Year Old Girl With Taser
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Police Zap 14-Year Old Girl With Taser

A police officer used a stun-gun on a 14-year old girl at the Monterey County Fair on Saturday. Policemen were attempting to detain the 14-year old girl and her 16-year old friend to question them about a fight, police spokesman Leslie Sonne said. While trying to detain the 14-year old, the 16-year old girl started […]

Free at Last! Wrongful Murder Conviction Overturned 30-Years Later
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Free at Last! Wrongful Murder Conviction Overturned 30-Years Later

Thirty years ago, two men were wrongly convicted of the rape and murder of an 11-year old girl in rural Lumberton, North Carolina. Finally, they are free. Tuesday, a judge ordered the release of half-brothers Henry Lee McCollum, 50, and Leon Brown, 46. The case against the men, always weak, fell apart after DNA evidence […]