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UPDATE: Man Found Dead in Ewell River Had Been Jailed for Horrific Animal Cruelty
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- 1768 days ago -
A man found dead in a freezing Ewell river on Wednesday had been jailed last year for slashing the throat of his own dog. Jason Khalili, 52, of Hollymoor Lane, Epsom, was found guilty in July last year of the savage attack on his two year old Staff
Chinese National Jailed As More Illegal Ivory Seized In Nairobi
Offbeat  (tags: kenya, chinese authorites, charged, jailed, illegal ivory, seizure, nairobi )

- 1867 days ago -
A Chinese national was yesterday jailed for 18 months for possession of illegal ivory barely a day after the weekend seizure of 2 tonnes of ivory and five rhino horns. This was part of two more seizures of illegal ivory from Mozambique and Uganda
You Have Failed Us, Albinos Protest
Offbeat  (tags: crime, albino, Tanzania, Kenya, killings, protest, UN, jailed )

- 1875 days ago -
A lobby for disabled groups has called for the enhancement of the 6-year sentence slapped on the man who attempted to sell an albino friend in Tanzania.
Convicted Dog Fighter Jailed
Offbeat  (tags: animals, environment, protection, dog fighting, jailed )

- 1909 days ago -
A convicted dog fighter from South Wales has been jailed for six months following a major investigation by covert RSPCA inspectors.
Couple Jailed for Trading in Protected Black Coral
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- 1917 days ago -
Two Taiwanese nationals have been jailed in the U.S. Virgin Islands for conspiracy to ship internationally protected black coral into the United States
Imprisoned For A Kiss? Two British in Trouble in Dubai
Offbeat  (tags: off-beat, society, culture, crime, jailed, humans, a kiss )

- 2032 days ago -
A couple caught kissing in a Dubai restaurant faces a month of jail time and imminent deportation, local media reported this week.Ayman Najafi, 24, and Charlotte Adams, 25, have appealed a conviction for public indecency, saying a simple peck on the cheek
'Cruel' Mum Jailed Over Girl Starved To Death
Offbeat  (tags: off-beat, child starved, death, parents, guilty, jailed )

- 2035 days ago -
The "chillingly cruel" mother and stepfather of seven-year-old starvation victim Khyra Ishaq have been jailed for her manslaughter.Angela Gordon was sentenced to 15 years and her former partner Junaid Abuhamza has been imprisoned indefinitely
Mistake Kept Woman in Louisiana Jail for Months
Offbeat  (tags: off-beat, woman, mental illness, jailed, wrongfully, mistake )

- 2048 days ago -
A homeless, mentally ill woman has been released from a Louisiana jail after a clerical mistake kept her there for six months.A relative says 55-year-old Melissa Poche was sent to a hospital after her release Wednesday.
Russian Jailed for Felling 'Siberian Tiger' Trees
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- 2062 days ago -
A resident of Russia's far east was sentenced to nearly four years in prison for having chopped down trees necessary for the preservation of the massive Siberian tiger, World Wildlife Fund said Friday. "It's extremely rare that a person is sentenced
Prison Officer Jailed Over Inmate Affair
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- 2078 days ago -
A prison officer has been jailed over an affair she had with an inmate awaiting trial for arranging an acid attack on his ex-girlfriend
Man Jailed Over 44 Lizards in Briefs
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- 2079 days ago -
New Zealand - A German reptile collector has been jailed for 14 weeks and must pay a 5,000 New Zealand dollar ($3,540) fine for plundering New Zealand's wild gecko and skink populations
Police Chase Sends Suspect to Hospital, Arrested on Crack Charges
Offbeat  (tags: car wreck, hospital, Crack Cocaine, jailed, crime, police )

- 2095 days ago -
SOUTH POINT, Ohio (WSAZ) -- A man is in jail tonight after police chase landed him in the hospital, where officers found out he was carrying crack cocaine
Driver Jailed After Ramming Patrol Car
Offbeat  (tags: patrol car, dui, jailed, bizarre, cars )

- 2123 days ago -
An Evansville man is being held without bond after injuring a sergeant with the Vanderburgh County Sheriff's Office on Saturday. Steven Boyer, 39, was reported as a missing person by his wife. She stated he left the residence, 5700 Springfield Drive,
Activists Jailed for Refusing to Testify Before Grand Jury
Offbeat  (tags: humans, activists, jailed, environment )

- 2149 days ago -
Two Twin Cities activists have been jailed on contempt charges in Davenport, Iowa, for refusing to cooperate with a federal grand jury investigation into, it is believed, an action taken at a University of Iowa laboratory in 2004. The two were offered
Eight Foot Long Crocodile Jailed for Loitering in Outback Town
Offbeat  (tags: outback town, australian, crocodile, loitering, jailed )

- 2193 days ago -
A crocodile has been thrown behind bars at a country police station after it was caught 'loitering' in a residential area. The 8ft saltwater crocodile was taken into custody by police near the tiny outback town of Gunbalanya after residents reported

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