Monique Wooten

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Accidentally freed Florida murderers recaptured

http://vod-pro-ww-live.akamaized.net/mps_h264_hi/public/news/world/1020000/1020869_h264_1500k.mp4?__gda__=1524877676_8364ac14712c58453b65532b5b0907eb<p><b>Two convicted murderers who used forged documents to trick their way out of prison in Florida have been recaptured, US officials say.</b><p>Joseph Jenkins …

Parolee to stand trial in slaying of Oakland defense investigator

OAKLAND — A parolee with a lengthy criminal record has been ordered to stand trial for murder in the death of Sandra Coke, an Oakland mother who worked as an investigator for the federal public defender's office and was entangled in a personal relationship with the defendant for years.<p>At the …

Parolee charged in August rape now charged in June attack

A parolee already charged in an August rape in the East Chatham neighborhood has been charged in the rape and kidnapping of another woman only blocks away almost three months before, according to prosecutors and court records.<p>Geraud Nichols, 25, is charged with aggravated criminal sexual assault …

Parolee charged with opening fire in senior citizens social club

A 23-year-old parolee from Chicago has been charged with bursting into a senior citizens social club in Gary and wounding four people before a wounded patron fired back and hit him, police said today.<p>Kendall M. Reed, on parole for armed robbery, has been charged with attempted murder, battery with …

Crime

Parolee convicted of killing one, injuring two during police chase

An Orange County jury Thursday found a Riverside County parolee guilty of second-degree murder for his role in a car crash that killed one and injured two in Anaheim in 2009.<p>Oscar Javier de la Torre Villalobos, 27, faces a maximum sentence of 21 years to life for the crash that killed Orlando …

Ex-NFL player wanted for rape will stay in California for now | Reuters

LOS ANGELES (Reuters) - Former NFL player Darren Sharper, facing California charges of drugging and raping two women, will not immediately be sent to Louisiana where he is wanted on suspicion of rape in a separate incident, a judge ruled on Friday in an extradition hearing.<p>Former professional …

Let This Video Explain How to Not Get Raped

Filmmaker Cat Del Buono has produced a handy little video to help women not get raped. Finally!<p>The 3-minute satire emphasizes the ridiculous things …

Satire

Woman Gets Seriously Savage Revenge on the Man She Says Raped Her and Hit Their Daughter

A Chinese woman cut of her former boyfriend’s penis with a pair of scissors and then beat him to death with a hammer after he allegedly raped her and slapped their daughter.<p>Yeung Ki, 41, admitted to killing piano teacher Zhou Hui, 32, back in 2012. However, she claimed she is not guilty of murder …

Accused ‘Blow Torch Serial Rapist’ Arrested After Victim Escaped by Fighting Back With Unlikely Item

A Michigan woman who was stripped of her clothing, beaten and burned with a blow torch last week after being ordered into a man’s car at gunpoint managed to escape her attacker when she found an unlikely weapon: a screwdriver.<p>Roderick Neely faces several charges and is being investigated in two …

George Galloway's rape comments 'made me feel sick', says rape victim

It has been a difficult week for Becky John. First there was Republican congressman Todd Akin's suggestion that in cases of "legitimate" rape women rarely get pregnant because "the female body has ways to try to shut that whole thing down".<p>Then George Galloway dismissed the act of having sex with a …

Coronation Street actor William Roache acquitted of rape and assault charges

The Coronation Street star William Roache was acquitted of two counts of rape and five charges of indecent assault on Thursday at the end of a trial that raised questions about the decision of police and prosecutors to press charges.<p>The jury at Preston crown court reached unanimous verdicts after …

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Introducing Rape-Preventing Panties (With Locks)

A new women’s garment company is developing a line of stylish rape resistant clothing. Have gender relations come to this?<p>The company, a little start …

Anti-rape pants are a joke, but we’re not laughing

In no-this-is-not-a-joke news, one of the latest innovations in technical fashion is AR Wear – a series of garments designed to prevent rape.<p>Early prototypes include underwear, shorts and running pants; outfitted with leg and waist straps that make it extremely difficult for another person to shift …

Rolling Stone: Aaron Hernandez used PCP, hung around gangsters

Former New England Patriots tight end Aaron Hernandez was a frequent user of angel dust and carried a gun with him at all times because he was …

Woman Found Stabbed to Death in Vacant Bronx Apartment

A woman was found dead with stab wounds inside a vacant apartment in a Bronx building early Wednesday morning, authorities say.<p>The woman was …

Maj. Nidal Hasan Says 'I Am the Shooter' at Ft. Hood Trial

A U.S. Army staff sergeant allegedly shot seven times by a comrade, psychiatrist Maj. Nidal Hasan, in a deadly 2009 shooting rampage at Ft. Hood, …

9 bodies found in Mexico conflict area

Nine bodies, with their hands bound and signs of an execution-style shooting, were found Saturday in a remote area of Mexico's western Michoacan …

Defendants in criminal trials forced to pay to see key forensic evidence

Defendants in criminal trials are facing charges of hundreds of pounds before being allowed to see key forensic evidence that may prove their innocence.<p>Guidance from the Home Office's forensic science regulator, Andrew Rennison, is being exploited by private firms to generate lucrative sources of …

Mark Duggan police shooting: IPCC inquiry finds no evidence of criminality

The official police watchdog investigation into the shooting dead of Mark Duggan by a firearms officer has found no evidence of any criminal offence, in the clearest sign yet that it is set to conclude the killing was lawful, the Guardian has learned.<p>The shooting of Duggan on 4 August 2011 in …

DNA match leads to search for suspect in Dallas sexual assaults

Dallas police Saturday said DNA evidence has provided a breakthrough in an investigation of nine sexual assaults in South Dallas this summer.<p>Police asked for the public's help in locating Van Dralan Dixson, 38, who is named in an arrest warrant for aggravated sexual assault. His DNA matched …

Robert Louis Stevenson on writing: lose the 'twaddling detail'

I loved Elmore Leonard's – and many other novelists' – tips on writing a few years back, so I'm delighted to see that a recently discovered essay by none other than Robert Louis Stevenson provides yet more useful advice for the authors of today: leave out the excruciating detail.<p>"Suppose you were …