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600+ Water Protectors Facing Criminal Charges Unlikely to Receive Fair Trials
Offbeat  (tags: americans, bizarre, crime, culture, environment, ethics, humans, police, society, unusual, water protectors, Dakota Access Pipeline, Standing Rock Sioux reservation, facing criminal charges, trial, law enforcement )

RosemaryR
- 350 days ago - nationofchange.org
On January 27, attorneys representing the first 27 water protectors arrested in actions against the Dakota Access Pipeline in early August 2016 renewed their motion for a change of venue, on the grounds that the state did not adequately respond
German Man Faces Trial Over Nazi Mass Murder at Auschwitz
Offbeat  (tags: Trial, Germany, SS Members, Nazi Mass Murder, Auschwitz )

Ray
- 728 days ago - bbc.co.uk
A 95-year-old former SS member will go on trial in north-east Germany next month accused of assisting in the mass murder of Auschwitz death camp inmates.
Trial Opens in Zimbabwe Over Cecil the Lion's Death
Offbeat  (tags: Trial, dentist, guide, Cecil, murder, lion, hunters, Zimbabwe )

Scooby
- 894 days ago - telegraph.co.uk
Theo Bronkhorst accused of organising illegal hunt when well-known lion called Cecil was lured out of a national park and shot by US dentist Walter Palmer.
I-Wonder: Nine Trials That Shook Up the Law
Offbeat  (tags: Trial, Court, Magna Carta, Law, UK, USA, World )

Ray
- 1077 days ago - bbc.co.uk
Our right to a fair trial, which underpins criminal law in the United Kingdom, the USA and many other nations, can be traced back to Magna Carta in 1215.
Luka Magnotta Trial's Full Jury Selected
Offbeat  (tags: crime, unusual, Luka Magnotta, jury, trial, Jun Lin, murder, kittens, animal abuse )

DaleLoves
- 1213 days ago - cbc.ca
A full jury has been selected for the trial of Luka Magnotta after four new jurors were added today. Magnotta faces multiple charges, including first-degree murder, in connection with the slaying of Concordia University student Jun Lin.
Oscar Pistorius Trial: Murder Verdicts Ruled Out
Offbeat  (tags: Court, Trial, verdict, Oscar Pistorius, Africa )

Ray
- 1222 days ago - bbc.co.uk
The judge in the Oscar Pistorius trial has ruled out all murder charges, but says he may still be guilty of culpable homicide (manslaughter).
Florida Jury Finds Shefights Website Owner Guilty of Abuse
Offbeat  (tags: abuse, homeless, website, trial, crime )

Dale
- 1467 days ago - wfla.com
Jeffery Williams was for many years a right-wing scourge of this web community for his arrogant attacks on liberals and environmentalists in various Care2 groups. Now he has a criminal record to add to his long list of dishonors!
Johann Hari: It's Not Just Dominique Strauss-Kahn. The IMF Itself Should Be on Trial - Johann Hari, Commentators - The Independe
Offbeat  (tags: imf, humans, world, pverty, trial, society, culture )

Judith
- 2418 days ago - independent.co.uk
Imagine a prominent figure was charged not with raping a maid, but starving her to death, along with her children, her parents, and thousands of other people. That is what the IMF has done to innocent people in the recent past. that is what it will do
Sea Shepherd Captain Goes on Trial in Tokyo
Offbeat  (tags: environment, animals, trial, Sea Shepherd, protection )

Cher
- 2789 days ago - wildlifeextra.com
The criminal trial against Sea Shepherd Conservation Society volunteer Captain Pete Bethune began in Tokyo on May 27th. Captain Bethune was arrested in March and remains in maximum-security detention in Tokyo. He was detained after boarding the Japanese
Request for New Trial for Imprisoned Child Trafficking Survivor Denied
Offbeat  (tags: off-beat, human Trafficking, child, trial )

Lady
- 2872 days ago - humantrafficking.change.org
A petition from child trafficking survivor Sara Kruzan for a new murder trial has been denied by a California judge. Sarah was only 16 years old when she killed her pimp who had sexually enslaved her since the age of 11
Missing 4th Wife May Be Big Part of Peterson Trial
Offbeat  (tags: off-beat, women, missing, wives, death, trial )

Lady
- 2882 days ago - chron.com
JOLIET, Ill. -- As Drew Peterson heads to trial in the death of his third wife, it's clear that prosecutors hope to make their case by trying to prove he also killed his missing fourth wife, even though he has never been charged in her disappearance.
Woman Says She Helped Load Body Into Trunk
Offbeat  (tags: crime, death, murder, shot, woman, trial, witness )

Tonya
- 2915 days ago - kcci.com
A former girlfriend, considered a key witness, of a man accused of murder took the stand Thursday in the Louis Woolheater trial
Cop Accused of Raping Girl Held for Trial
Offbeat  (tags: police, child, raped, trial, statutory rape )

Tonya
- 2922 days ago - abclocal.go.com
A Philadelphia police officer accused of raping a girl repeatedly over eight years was ordered to be held for trial on all charges Thursday
Fatal Gunplay in Sex Dungeon Leads to Trial
Offbeat  (tags: sex, gun, drugs, death, shot, trial, manslaughter )

Tonya
- 2923 days ago - msnbc.msn.com
3 Maine men indulged in drugs, extreme sex and Russian roulette; 1 died
Trial Opens in Murder, Womb-Cutting Case
Offbeat  (tags: crime, woman, baby, murder, teenager, trial )

Tonya
- 2925 days ago - msnbc.msn.com
A woman accused of cutting a baby from the womb of a pregnant teenager and passing it off as her own
 

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