Criminal Law

Couple caught having sex in Domino's takeaway facing jail after woman admits they "deserve to be punished"

A couple caught having sex in a Domino's pizza takeaway as employees worked on the other side of the counter are facing jail today.<p>Daniella Hirst and …

Crime

Couple who had SEX in Domino's pizza takeaway walk free from court

A couple who had sex in a pizza delivery shop as staff worked on the other side of the counter have walked free from court.<p>Shocking CCTV was released …

Crime

Brickz denied leave to appeal conviction and sentence

Magistrate John Baloyi has on Tuesday afternoon rejected musician Sipho Ndlovu‚ popularly known as Brickz‚ leave to appeal his rape conviction and …

Judiciary

Rutherglen 80-year-old who sexually abused young girls jailed for six years

William Cassells, 80, assaulted the girls between 1975 and 1989 at addresses in Castlemilk and Rutherglen.<p>A Rutherglen pensioner who sexually abused …

Crime

Brickz sentenced to 15 years in jail for rape

Kwaito star Sipho ‘Brickz’ Ndlovu was slapped with a 15-year sentence in the Roodepoort Magistrates’ Court in Johannesburg on Tuesday.<p>The “Sweetie my …

Crime

Kuwaiti migrant raped woman on a riverbank, court hears as judge asks for pre-sentence report on his 'attitude towards women'

A Kuwaiti migrant raped a stranger on a riverbank just weeks after being granted legal status in the UK, a court heard, as a judge asked for a pre-sentence report about his "attitude towards women".<p>Abdel-Aziz Al-Shamary's victim had left a pub in Darlington, County Durham, when Al-Shamary beat her …

Crime

‘Marshall’: Hollywood focuses on a footnote in Thurgood Marshall’s towering legal career

On the morning of Dec. 11, 1940, a white woman emerged “drenched and hysterical” from the water near the Bear Gutter Bridge in Greenwich, Conn. She waved down a traveling truck and told police that she had been raped, kidnapped and pushed into the reservoir by her black chauffeur-butler.<p>Her dress …

Judiciary

Sgt. Bowe Bergdahl pleaded guilty to desertion charges at a court martial hearing today

Bergdahl, who spent five years in Taliban captivity after walking off his base in Afghanistan in 2009, says a fair trial would have been impossible …

Judiciary

Group sex and drug session ends in fatal shooting

A booze and drug-fuelled bender that was about to culminate in a group sex session took a fatal twist when a shotgun was accidentally fired.In the …

Crime

Drug-driving violinist Victoria Yellop left motorcyclist seriously injured in Tonbridge crash

A disgraced classical musician left a motorcyclist in constant pain and unable to work after crashing into him while twice the drug-driving limit.

Crime

Woman’s fake 999 call ‘to get boyfriend’s attention’ sparked massive police operation

A woman made a hoax called to the police which lead to a huge operation after arguing with her boyfriend about him going on holiday with his friends, …

Crime

Hispanic Republicans exist and they care about more than immigration

At the Pennsylvania Conference for Women, Michelle Obama made some controversial comments and described the Republican Party as "all men, all …

United States

New York City Bomber Convicted Of Terrorism Charges In Federal Court

Ahmad Khan Rahimi was found guilty by a jury on all counts in Manhattan federal court Monday. He faces a sentence of life in prison.<p>Ahmad Khan Rahimi, the man charged with leaving two bombs in New York City last September — one of which detonated and injured 30 people — who was later captured after …

Crime

Supreme Court denies DeKalb officer’s bid to dismiss murder indictment

The Georgia Supreme Court ruled Monday that the prosecution of an ex-DeKalb County police officer accused of fatally shooting an unarmed vet may …

Judiciary

Australia’s Bitcoin Regulation Bill Gets the Green Light

Australian authorities are making progress with revisions to the AML/CTF bill which will include bitcoin exchanges under the scope of Australian …

Bitcoin

NMU rape suspect's case to be transferred to high court

The case against a man accused of raping two Nelson Mandela University students will be transferred to the Port Elizabeth High Court.<p>The 29-year-old, …

News (South Africa)

Girl aged 13 from Truro admits having a knife at school and threatening to kill fellow pupil - Cornwall Live

A 13-year-old girl took a large kitchen knife from her school and threatened to stab and kill one of her fellow pupils as well as threatening to stab …

Crime

Failed bike thieves given a slap on the wrist in court are named in Bristol Bike Gang document

Two failed motorbike thieves who were allowed to walk free from court are named in a document about the north Bristol bike gang.<p>Frustrated citizens …

Crime

Bristol court listings - find out who was convicted this week at Magistrates' Court, up to October 13

A full list of everyone who was convicted at Bristol Magistrates' Court this week, up to and including October 13.<p>This list has been published in …

Crime

Professor Clinton?

Hillary Clinton could become a professor at Columbia University

Conservative View

Man gets death sentence again for killing neighbor

A Florida man has been sentenced to death a third time for slashing a neighbor's throat and strangling her.<p>The Florida Times-Union reports that a …

Crime

'Touchy-feely' doctor still guilty of preying on sedated women

A “touchy-feely” anesthesiologist handed a 10-year sentence for sexually assaulting 21 sedated women during surgery has failed to have his conviction …

Crime

Man threatened to burn his ex-girlfriend’s house

A MAN who threatened to burn his ex-girlfriend’s house down has been jailed for breaching a court order.<p>Michael Anthony Healy breached a domestic …

Crime

Colorado law giving a break to some serving life for crimes committed as juveniles is unconstitutional, judge rules

Colorado Department of CorrectionsCurtis BrooksPart of a 2016 Colorado law that offers special sentencing considerations for some of the 50 people …

Crime

Uganda: Tortured Murder Suspects to Be Given U.S.$22,000 Each

(Photo: Abubaker Lubowa/Daily Monitor)The High Court in Kampala has ordered that each of the 23 suspects in the murder of former police spokesperson …

United States

Jacob Zuma undone: How the spy tapes saga never stopped haunting him

As the Supreme Court of Appeal effectively hammered the final nail in Zuma’s political coffin over the spy tapes saga, it all had an air of …

Jacob Zuma

Cut interest rate, reduce price of money, FICCI urges RBI

President of the Federation of Indian Chambers of Commerce and Industry Pankaj Patel has called on the Reserve Bank of India (RBI) to reduce the …

Economy

Police close Qld car stealing syndicate Yahoo7 News

Police have shut down a car-stealing syndicate operating across Brisbane and southeast Queensland after tracking a stolen car to an auto-wrecking …

Australian News

Business robbery foiled by quick-thinking KZN police

Four suspects aged between 26 and 34 appeared on Friday in the Ladysmith Magistrates’ Court on charges of possession of unlicensed firearms and …

News (South Africa)

Zimbabwe: Diamond Dealer Loses U.S.$17 000 to Robbers

A Mutare man believed to be a diamond dealer was robbed of US$17 000 in cash at knifepoint by four suspected panners, who lured him to the diamond …

United States