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West Virginia State Judge Facing Federal Conspiracy Charges for Allegedly Attempting to Frame Secretary’s Husband(Video)

West Virginia State Judge Facing Federal Conspiracy Charges for Allegedly Attempting to Frame Secretary’s Husband(Video)

In West Virginia, Mingo County Circuit Judge Michael Thornsbury has found himself in a bit of hot water. This week, he was charged with 2 counts of conspiracy against rights, according to a federal indictment based on grand jury findings.  It is said by the prosecution that the alleged frame attempts on the secretary’s husband […]

Federal Judge Rules New York’s Stop & Frisk Law Unconstitutional – Mayor Bloomberg Looking to Appeal

Federal Judge Rules New York’s Stop & Frisk Law Unconstitutional – Mayor Bloomberg Looking to Appeal

Monday, a federal judge ruled that New York’s controversal Stop and Frisk law is unconstitutional due to the law’s unlawful targeting of blacks and Latinos. Judge Shira A. Scheindlin, ruling on a class-action lawsuit, wrote that the policy violated plaintiffs’ Fourth Amendment rights barring unreasonable searches, finding that police made at least 200,000 stops from […]