Tag: justice

Guidelines Drawn up by Judge Who Rejected ‘Marine A’ Appeal Mean Softer Sentences for Minority Criminals

New guidelines drawn up by the Sentencing Council instruct judges to take into account the “discrimination and negative experiences of authority” experienced by “black and minority ethnic children and young people” when handing down rulings, in “a complete reversal” of the principle that “the law is the same for everyone regardless of background, race or gender”.

EXCLUSIVE: Feds Should Reimburse Texas for Border Security Expenses, Say Congressmen

Two key congressional leaders told Breitbart Texas the federal government should reimburse the Lone Star State for border security expenditures. The comments from two committee chairmen follows a request from Texas House Republican leadership requesting reimbursement of $2.8 billion spent by the state on defending the state’s southern border with Mexico.

Pro-Life Groups, Lawyers Protest Six Potential Supreme Court Justices

Attorney Andy Schlafly, son of the late conservative activist Phyllis Schlafly, is raising concerns over President-elect Donald Trump’s list of judges for the United States Supreme Court, derived from the Heritage Foundation and the Federalist Society, to fill Justice Antonin Scalia’s seat, which has remained vacant since his death in February.

Missing Alabama Boy Found 13 Years Later in Ohio

The FBI found Julian Hernandez in Cleveland, OH, 13 years after he went missing in Vestavia Hills, AL when he was only 5-years-old. “I’ve been doing this 25 years and its something I’ve never experienced before,” stated Lt. Johnny Evans.

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Judge: Child Rapist ‘Did Not Intend to Harm’

In one of the most shocking decisions in recent memory, a California judge reduced a child rapist’s sentence from a mandatory 25 years to 10, claiming that the longer sentence would constitute “cruel and unusual punishment.”

Dershowitz is Innocent

You do not need to know–or even like–Dershowitz to be convinced beyond a reasonable doubt that he is not guilty of the terrible crime of which he has accused in this tabloid scandal.